Description

Star Walk 2 is an exquisite stargazing app enabling you to explore the night sky through the screen of your device. Make an effortless journey through thousands of stars, comets, constellations, and other celestial bodies. All you have to do is point your device to the sky!

The app taps your device’s sensors and the GPS to determine the exact position of stars, planets, constellations, comets, ISS, satellites, nebulae, meteor showers, etc., in the night sky.

“She’s a beauty.”- The Next Web

“Star Walk 2 is a terrific introduction to astronomy for young and old. It’s also handy for serious stargazers for observing planning.” - TUAW

“Star Walk 2 is visually stunning.” - PCmag

“This is a very beautiful and unusual application that turns your phone into a real planetarium.” - Free apps for me

“For those who enjoy the original app, Star Walk 2 is worth the upgrade — the interface is gorgeous. Anyone with even a passing interest in astronomy should grab Star Walk 2.” - iLounge

“It is worth every penny.” - PadGadget

⁕ BEST OF 2014: The next generation of the best-selling Star Walk, winner of Apple Design Award, used by over 10 million people ⁕

Main features:

◆ Watching real-time map of the sky day and night
◆ Stunning 3D models of constellations and other sky objects
◆ The ability to manage time with “Time machine”
◆ A collection of deep sky objects
◆ Info about celestial bodies and sky events
◆ Pro stargazing (the sky at different wavelengths)
◆ Augmented reality mode
◆ Night mode
◆ "What's new" section with the latest astronomical news
◆ "Visible Tonight" section
◆ Siri Shortcuts to observe the celestial events quicker than ever*

► Star Walk 2 shows the real-time map of the sky on your screen in whatever direction you are pointing the device. As you hold your phone up and point it towards the sky, the star map follows your motions using the built-in gyroscope to match the map on your screen to the stars seen from your location.

► What's up in the sky tonight? Open the "Visible Tonight" section of Star Walk 2 and quickly find out all upcoming astronomical events and celestial objects visible for your location.

► Be aware of the latest news from the world of space and astronomy. The app's "What's new" section will tell you about the most outstanding celestial events in time. You won't miss anything!

► Create shortcuts to take your stargazing experience to a whole new level. Go to the "Visible Tonight" section and add the shortcut to Siri. Next time when you want to access the list of astronomy events for your location, ask Siri and get it quicker than ever.

► Touching a clock-face icon at the upper-right corner of the screen allows you to select any date and time and watch the sky of different periods.

► Get a deeper understanding of the constellation`s scale and place in the night sky. Enjoy observing wonderful 3D models of constellations, turn them upside down, read their stories.

► Find and study deep sky objects such as meteor showers, planetary nebulae, star clusters, etc.

► The night-mode will make your stargazing at night time more comfortable.

Star Walk 2 is the sequel to the original Star Walk, which is one of the most popular apps for stargazing. If you enjoy exploring the stars, then our app is a must-have for your arsenal.

New in Star Walk 2:
-Incredible 3D models of celestial bodies
-All-new stunning design
-New simpler and cleaner interface in vibrant colours for retina displays
-Atmospheric visual and sound effects, stirring soundtrack
-Exclusive handcrafted artwork for constellations

The app contains In-App Purchases.

*Siri Shortcuts feature is available for iOS 12 users.

If you’ve ever said to yourself “I’d like to learn the constellations” or wondered “Is that a star or a planet?”, Star Walk 2 is the app you’ve been looking for.

Start your best stargazing experience right now!

What’s New

Version 2.8.7

• Manage notifications about astronomical events in a new way:

- Сhoose when to receive notifications (5/15/30/60/120 minutes before the event starts).
- Receive notifications only when you want (choose a period of time during which you will not be disturbed).

• Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Happy Stargazing!
Your reviews on the App Store are always welcome.

Ratings and Reviews

4.7 out of 5
2.1K Ratings

2.1K Ratings

Darkfunewolf ,

Très bonne

Une bonne application, qui regroupe pas mal d’objet à observer, la RA (Réalité Augmentée) permet de connaître les objets qui se situe dans notre champ de visions.
Une fonctionnalité à ajouter serait du voir sur la carte les objet céleste, comme ça on n’a pas forcément besoin de chercher dans le catalogue, il suffira de pointe la zone du ciel à observer et l’on pourrais voir les objets dans cette zone.

Developer Response ,

Merci beaucoup d'avoir partagé avec nous vos pensées!

Dahu l'Arthropode ,

La carte du ciel de poche parfaite

Permet d’identifier ce qu’on voit, de chercher où se trouve un certain objet, ou encore de trouver à quelle heure un objet sera visible, ou de savoir ce qui est observable ce soir... immenses possibilités.

Developer Response ,

Merci beaucoup pour vos commentaires!

ScrApple77100 ,

N'apparaît pas dans notifications !

Très belle application, fluide et efficace ! Le seul problème est qu'elle n'apparaît pas dans réglages/notifications de mon iPhone SE sous IOS 10.3.3 ; il m'est du coup impossible d'être averti en temps réel des évènements célestes, ce qui est très frustrant ! Merci de corriger ce bug ou de me donner la marche à suivre…

Developer Response ,

Merci pour les mots gentils. Veuillez contacter notre équipe d'assistance pour obtenir de l'aide (support@vitotechnology.com).

Subscriptions

Star Tracker AR: Full Version
3D Constellations, satellites, star clusters
3,49 €
Satellite Finder in Sky Above
Satellites 3D, their position in real time
1,09 €
Planets of the Solar System
Learn planets, their internal structure, etc.
1,09 €
Explore Solar System Objects
Dwarf planets, meteor showers, asteroids
1,09 €
Deep Space Objects Explorer
Find star clusters, nebulae and galaxies
1,09 €
Constellations 3D on Sky Map
Constellations 3D, their legends and myths
1,09 €

In-App Purchases

Satellite Finder in Sky Above
Satellites 3D, their position in real time
1,09 €
Constellations 3D on Sky Map
Constellations 3D, their legends and myths
1,09 €
Deep Space Objects Explorer
Find star clusters, nebulae and galaxies
1,09 €
Explore Solar System Objects
Dwarf planets, meteor showers, asteroids
1,09 €
Star Tracker AR: Full Version
3D Constellations, satellites, star clusters
3,49 €
Planets of the Solar System
Learn planets, their internal structure, etc.
1,09 €

Information

Provider
Vito Technology Inc.
Size
308.2 MB
Category
Education
Compatibility

Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

Languages

English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Traditional Chinese

Age Rating
Rated 4+
Copyright
© Vito Technology, Inc.
Price
3,99 €
In-App Purchases
  1. Satellite Finder in Sky Above 1,09 €
  2. Constellations 3D on Sky Map 1,09 €
  3. Deep Space Objects Explorer 1,09 €

Supports

  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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