SkyORB v2.0.4 Apk is a fast and lightweight astronomy app including a 3D star map, 3D planetarium, ephemeris with notifications, search engine, sun clock, point to sky, weather, and more.
Updated: July 26, 2013
Current Version: 2.0.4
Requires Android: 2.3 and up ROOT
SkyORB features many functions as a 3D real-time representation of the planets position around the sun, the ability to hold your device and point toward a visible star and planet and reveal the name by tracking the GPS position, compass orientation, the elevation from the gyroscope, warn the user when a phenomenon is occurs as a full moon, a planet really visible, which is worth the observation.
- Fast and lightweight.
- a 3D real-time planetarium with photo-realistic rendering from Mercury to Pluto, Uranus and Saturn and every moons, including deep space exploration up to 50 parsecs.
- a 3D real-time sky rendering, with tracking from compass and gyroscope, see the nebula from Messier and Caldwell classification.
- Comets and satellites positions, with update from the Web for latest entries, including near earth asteroids.
- Weather forecast from current location,
- Ephemeris including next 60 days astronomy events, including peak day of meteors showers, date of planet elongation and opposition.
- Display day/night terminator on a world map,
- Powerful universal search engine: type few letter and find a matching nebula, constellation, place, planets, exo-planets and more.
- Moon phases with dates, including rise and set times,
- Ability to simulate the sky from any place in the world and even from other planet like Mars
- Ability to move fast forward and backward in time,
- Enhanced for latest Android devices,
- Be alerted when a phenomenon (planet at its brightest, opposition, aphelia, full/new moon, eclipse) is occurring with local notifications (can be disabled).
New in SkyORB 2.0
- Improved star map rendering, including fisheye projection
- Updated settings page, sub page can be now accessed by swiping left to right, removing the clutter.
- More robust MPC updater.
- Ability to render from the solar system to the milky way.
- Improved 3D engine, updated for latest tablet and devices.
- Improved rise and set time notifications
- Space view reacts with accelerometer, and addressed glitches.
What’s New SkyORB 2.0.4
- Fixed point to sky
- Fixed random crash at startup
- Added privacy term and documentation in the settings page
- Fixed rendering issue on PowerVR SGX 540
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