SkEye | Astronomy

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SkEye is an advanced Planetarium that can also be used as a PUSHTO guide for telescopes.

Ever wondered what objects are up in the sky? Now you can get familiar with Astronomy by identifying stars, planets, and constellations. Also look up deep sky objects from the Messier and NGC catalogs.

If you have a telescope, just strap the phone onto the OTA and you get a PUSHTO guide!

‣ Features
 • Time machine : Jump to any date in past or future
 • Real time Alt-Azimuth and Equatorial coordinates
 • Messier objects
 • mini-NGC catalog (subset of ~180 bright objects)
 • Solar system objects including all 8 planets and the 4 Galilean moons
 • Night Mode
 • Search, with a guiding arrow
 • Alt-Azimuth, Equatorial grid

‣ Queries?
Send an email to hi.skeye@gmail.com.

‣ Tips:
 • For better accuracy, calibrate the magnetic sensors by waving the phone in a figure-8 motion of your hands.
 • For advanced use read: http://lavadip.com/skeye/documentation.html

‣ App Permissions
 • Location: to determine accurate position of celestial objects
 • Bluetooth: to suppport remote sensors

‣ Upcoming features:
 • More deep sky objects, Satellites and Asteroids
 • Support for DSC with encoders
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What's New

Improvements to Location Settings:
* Show a world map indicating the manually entered location
* Lesser annoyance in Location screen interaction

Support for new devices with high aspect ratios.

Fixed rare exception when initialising graphics.
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Additional Information

Updated
March 18, 2018
Size
2.3M
Installs
1,000,000+
Current Version
6.12
Requires Android
2.2 and up
Content Rating
Everyone
Permissions
Offered By
Harshad RJ
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