EarthDesk Alternatives

    EarthDesk is described as 'Xeric Design, Ltd. is a leader in global time and mapping software. Its flagship product, EarthDesk, for both Macintosh and Windows, is enjoyed by users in more than 140 countries' and is an app in the Travel & Location category. There are more than 10 alternatives to EarthDesk for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Android, iPhone and Android Tablet. The best alternative is TerraTime. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Desktop Earth or MeteoEarth. Other great apps like EarthDesk are EarthView (Paid), Living Earth Desktop (Paid), Living Earth (Paid) and Xplanet (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 27, 2014

      • Android
      TerraTime provides an amazing, interactive, real-time virtual Earth. Its globes and maps use current satellite imagery to simulate day/night, clouds, seasons, sun & moon; clock shows rise, set, twilight, & transit times for sun & moon.
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      • Windows
      You should run it as admin. Desktop Earth is a wallpaper generator. It will generate a high-resolution, accurate representation of the Earth. The imagery is based on NASA's Blue Marble Next and Earth's City Lights.


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      Free Cloud Data Download
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      • Online
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      Adapted from a professional weather broadcast tool used by TV presenters around the world, MeteoEarth truly brings the weather to life using high-end gaming technology and extraordinary graphics.
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    1. Live view of earth from the space on your desktop wallpaper and screen saver. With clouds, weather info and city lights in night areas.


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      Living Earth gives you a stunning live 3D simulation of our planet at our current moment in time with global weather, forecasts and world clock for cities around the world.
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      Xplanet is free software, distributed according to the terms of the GNU General Public License.
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      • Windows
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      • Android Tablet
      Catfood Earth turns your Desktop wallpaper into a real time display of the Earth’s surface. New: Catfood Earth is now available for Android phones and tablets.
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      This interactive 3D globe features wonders of the world, political and geographic maps, and weather. Discover a lot of fascinating facts and useful information about our planet!
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Linux
      xplanet (by Hari Nair) is a great piece of software capable of creating renderings inside our solar system. To raise the quality of its output adding some graphical effects, it was a great candidate to link with imagemagick.
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