Description

SkyORB is a fast and lightweight astronomy app including a 3D star map, 3D planetarium, ephemeris with notifications, search engine, news, sun clock, point at the sky, weather, and more. Tap “…More” to learn why you should download this App today!

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 or with ARKi.

SkyORB is free to download and you can upgrade to the premium version directly from the application to enjoy even more features, as notifications and on-the-cloud backup.

What you will get with SkyORB (Lite version):

• Fast (multi-core optimized) and lightweight (<100MB), full featured astronomy app.
• a 3D real-time planetarium with photo-realistic rendering,
• a Zoom all the way in to the solar system, or zoom all the way out to the rest of the Milky Way in 3D.
• a 3D real-time sky rendering, with tracking from compass and gyroscope, Augmented reality with ARKit support.
• Comets and satellites positions, with update from the Web for latest entries, including near earth asteroids.
• Weather forecast from current location,
• Personalized ephemeris including next 60 days astronomy events, including peak day of meteors showers, date of planets 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, space probes (Pioneer and Voyager) 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
• Be alerted when a phenomenon (planet at its brightest, full/new moon, eclipse) is occurring with local notifications. Also receive enhanced push notifications of astronomy news released in the press.

Upgrade to SkyORB Premium (one-time purchase or 12-month membership) and unlock access to a host of additional features that will extend and improve your use of SkyORB as:

• Ad-free version
• Full screen in planetarium view, including more view unlocked
• Display more information on moon phases, ephemeris.
• More views unlocked, including ability to hide user interface in planetarium and local view modes,
• More complete search engine,
• Easily recover your premium upgrade to all your devices connected to your account, thanks to the iOS cloud storage.
• And many more features unlocked !
• Apple Watch (watchOS 2) with vocal search engine, digital crown, equation of time complication, and stand alone from the phone.
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PLEASE NOTE that your 12-months Premium Membership will automatically renew for the same duration and price as the one originally chosen.

You can update your membership or switch off the automatic renewal 24 hours before the next subscription payment by signing in to your iTunes account (AppStore / page bottom Sign In / View ID) and go to the "Manage Subscriptions" section. No cancellation is possible during the running subscription period. See privacy policy link at https://www.realtech-vr.com/support/privacy?SKU=2. Premium membership requires internet connection.

What’s New

Version 2019.6.1

Thanks for using SkyORB - Astronomy for Everyone. In this update, you will get a new improved meteor shower engine, with up to 400 meteor showers, with exact time of peak of fall, display of the active apparent radiant of a meteor shower is the celestial point in the sky from which the paths of meteors appear to originate.

Also improved the space view and the notification of astronomy events page.

Please note that this version now requires at least iOS 9.3 to operate.

Ratings and Reviews

4.5 out of 5
26 Ratings

26 Ratings

Peth001 ,

Peth

ภาพสวยดีครับ

Naruto Kabayasi ,

Ui

User interface absolutely crazy.

psitthipo ,

Confusing

I was tempted to buy the full version but I can't even figure out how to use this free version. It has nice 3D models but it's just too confusing to use.

In-App Purchases

Premium Version
Complete version, without ads banners
฿99.00

Information

Provider
Stephane Denis
Size
166.9 MB
Category
Education
Compatibility

Requires iOS 9.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

Languages

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

Age Rating
Rated 4+
Copyright
© 2002, 2019 realtech VR. All Rights Reserved. realtech VR, the realtech VR logo and SkyORB are trademarks of realtech VR in the US and/or other countries.
Price
Free
In-App Purchases
  1. Premium Version ฿99.00
  2. 1-year Premium Subscription ฿79.00

Supports

  • Family Sharing

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

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