Exoplanets are planets orbiting stars beyond our own solar system. This app allows you to explore all discovered exoplanets, their measured physical properties, their location in the night sky, and their host stars. An interactive model shows you the entire observable universe, all the way from the surface of the Earth to the cosmic microwave background. This app has been developed by a professional astronomer.
* Interactive visualizations and animations.
* Physical properties of all detected exoplanets and their host stars, updated on a daily basis.
* Stunning 3D model of our Milky Way showing the location of all known exoplanets. You can zoom into any planetary system, explore how the night sky and the constellations look from the surface of other planets, or zoom out and see other local galaxies and galaxy clusters as well as the cosmic microwave background.
* Visualizations of exoplanet orbits and the habitable zone.
* Push notifications are sent out whenever a new planet is discovered.
* Augmented reality sky map: point the phone towards the sky to find an exoplanet!
* Interactive multi-touch correlation plots.
* Solar System planets, major moons, and asteroids are included.
* Explore S-Stars orbiting the black hole at the Galactic Center of our Milky Way
* Background information about exoplanets and detection methods.
* Full support of planets in binary, triple, quadruple systems and orphan planets.
* Real-time ray tracing on the GPU.
- You can now search for Sgr A*, the black hole at the centre of our Milky Way.
- Improved accessibility features .
- Fixes an issue where the wrong planet parameters were shown in the database.
Ratings and ReviewsSee All
Easy to use, interesting and up to date
Have had this app for a number of years. Always ahead of the news, it has really useful and extensive information on exo planets.
I bought all of the add ons at early stage and they really enhance the app. I’ve tried others and none match up to this - it’s the definitive database for the amateur (and, possibly, professionals).
I love the idea of space exploration, and find the whole topic interesting. The concept of exoplanets that could be inhabited by similar life forms is also another mind stretching concept. This app, with all the additional add Ons, a few pounds is amazing, and I love exploring it with my children.
Easy to use and update
Had the app for a number of years and am pleased with results, would have been 5 stars but after purchasing the add ins one of them provides a consistent error message - the CMB and full zoom out add on does not function even after removing and re-loading the app, the error messages just invites a repeat purchase
- Hanno Rein
- 104 MB
Requires iOS 13.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Apple TV.
English, French, German, Japanese, Simplified Chinese
- Age Rating
- © 2020 Hanno Rein
- In-App Purchases
- Galaxy Clusters and CMB £0.99
- Asteroids £0.99
- Kepler Add-on £2.99
Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.