Star Walk™ HD - 5 Stars Astronomy Guide will bring you information on over 200,000 celestial objects at your fingertips. All you need to do is fire up the app, whether you're out camping or looking out your window, and point it at any point of interest that you want to learn about.
The app will present you with all the information on the object when you use the (i) icon.
There is a slider on the right-hand side of the screen which you can use to travel through time, allowing you to see what the night sky looked like , or will look like, several days, weeks, or even years in the past or future.
If you are an astronomer with a telescope, you can use the TelRad feature of this app to locate objects and view them in all their glory through your instrument. Professors and other educators can use this app as an amazing educational tool. You can even project it onto a bigger screen without compromising quality.
Other features include a calendar which will let you know about any significant astronomical events that you should look out for. The Picture of the Day function is also a great feature, which will show you real photos of our amazing universe.
Your personal guide to the objects you can see in the night sky
More than 200,000 celestial objects with information on stars and constellations
Simply open up the app and point it to the night sky
Night mode is easy on the eyes when you are checking out the night sky
Access information by using the (i) icon
Use the Time Machine scale on the right side to see the night sky several years in the past or future
Comes with a calendar of events that are about to occur such as meteor showers
Find objects through your telescope using the TelRad feature
Project to a bigger screen without compromising quality
Picture of the Day
There is nothing negative to say about this app
Star Walk™ HD - 5 Stars Astronomy Guide is a beautiful app that leverages iOS functionality and brings a wonderful stargazing experience to amateur and professional astronomers alike. A must-have on your iPad if you are looking for such a utility.
Star Walk ™ HD - The Astronomy Guide to View Stars, Planets & Night Sky Map
Neha has been writing and editing since 2010 and has been reviewing iOS apps since early 2014. She has lived in four different countries and loves having the world at her fingertips thanks to these awesome apps.