Planetarium Alternatives

    Planetarium is described as 'A browser-based virtual planetarium of stars and planets customizable by location (latitude and longitude) and time of day' and is an website in the Education & Reference category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Planetarium, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including iPhone, iPad, Windows, Android and Android Tablet. The best alternative is Google Earth. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Stellarium or Celestia. Other great sites and apps similar to Planetarium are Sky Map (Free, Open Source), Gaia Sky (Free, Open Source), NASA World Wind (Free, Open Source) and KStars (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 3, 2020

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      The Night Sky app enables you to identify the stars, planets, galaxies, and constellations you can see above.
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      The Starry Night apps are the most comprehensive educational astronomy apps. Use it with your introductory astronomy textbook or on its own. It's a powerful, portable planetarium that fits in your backpack. It puts thousands of stars and planets at your fingertips.
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    1. A very simple overview of the northern and southern sky hemisphere map with the Constellation and approximate graphical position of the planets and of The Sun and of The Moon without ZOOMING.
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      Mitaka is software for visualizing the known Universe with up-to-date observational data and theoretical models. Mitaka users can seamlessly navigate through space, from the Earth to the edges of the known Universe.
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