Solar Model Alternatives

    Solar Model is described as 'SourceForge presents the Solar Model project. Solar Model is an open source application. SourceForge provides the world's largest selection of Open Source Software. The Solar Model is real time modeling of solar system' and is an app in the Education & Reference category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Solar Model for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is Stellarium, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Solar Model are Celestia (Free, Open Source), Space Engine (Paid), Gaia Sky (Free, Open Source) and KStars (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Aug 4, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
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      • PortableApps.com
      Stellarium is a free open source planetarium for your computer. It shows a realistic sky in 3D, just like what you see with the naked eye, binoculars or a telescope. It is being used in planetarium projectors. Just set your coordinates and go.
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      • PortableApps.com
      Celestia is an application for real-time 3D visualization of space, with a detailed model of the solar system, over 100,000 stars, more than 10,000 galaxies, and an extension mechanism for adding more objects.
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    1. Space Engine - a real-time 3D space simulator, procedural universe generator and visualiser. It lets you explore the universe in three dimensions, starting from planet Earth to the most distant galaxies.
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    2. Gaia Sky is a real-time, 3D, astronomy visualisation software that runs on Windows, Linux and OS X.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
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      • KDE
      KStars is a Desktop Planetarium for KDE. It provides an accurate graphical simulation of the night sky, from any location on Earth, at any date and time.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      3D simulation of the Solar System and night sky - real time virtual orrery and observatory Features: - Heliocentric view with real-time positions of planets and planetary orbits - Schematic and realistic sizes of the planets and distances between them - Movement of the...
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      The Exoplanet app is a highly visual and interactive catalogue of all known exoplanets. Exoplanets are planets orbiting stars beyond our own Solar System. It is frequently updated whenever new discoveries are confirmed.
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    3. A game of gravity. Go crash some planets!
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Online
      The WorldWide Telescope (WWT) is a Web 2.0 visualization software environment that enables your computer to function as a virtual telescope, bringing together imagery from the best ground and space-based telescopes in the world for a seamless exploration of the universe.
    4. A browser-based virtual planetarium of stars and planets customizable by location (latitude and longitude) and time of day.
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