WorldWide Telescope Alternatives and Similar Software

Alternatives to WorldWide Telescope for Windows, Linux, Mac, Web, iPhone and more. Filter by license to discover only free or Open Source alternatives. This list contains a total of 14 apps similar to WorldWide Telescope.

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The list of alternatives was last updated: 12/1/2017 6:20:00 PM

Alternatives to WorldWide Telescope for all platforms with any license

  • Google Earth

    Google Earth lets you fly anywhere on Earth to view satellite imagery, maps, terrain, 3D buildings, from galaxies in outer space to the canyons of the ocean. You can explore rich geographical content, save your toured places, and share with others. Available also on Android and iPhone: see http://www.google.com/intl/en/mobile/earth/

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux Web Android ... iPhone Android Tablet BSD iPad

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  • Stellarium

    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.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux PortableApps.com

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  • Celestia

    Celestia is a free real-time 3D space simulation, allowing unrestricted access to hundreds of thousands of stars. Celestia ... The free space simulation that lets you explore our universe in three dimensions. Celestia runs on Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X. Unlike most planetarium software, Celestia doesn't confine you to the surface of the Earth. You can travel throughout the solar system, to any of over 100,000 stars, or even beyond the galaxy.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux PortableApps.com

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  • Gaia Sky

    Gaia Sky is a real-time, 3D, astronomy visualisation software that runs on Windows, Linux and OS X. It is developed in the framework of ESA's Gaia mission to chart about 1 billion stars of our Galaxy in the Gaia group of the Astronomisches Rechen-Institut (ZAH, Universität Heidelberg). Main Features - Free and open source - The application is free and open source published and distributed under the LGPL (Lesser General Public License) license and will stay this way.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • KStars

    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. The display includes upto 100 million stars, 13,000 deep-sky objects,all 8 planets, the Sun and Moon, and thousands of comets and asteroids.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux KDE

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  • Solar System Scope

    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 planets in time to see how they move in relation to each other - Virtual Orrery - Planetary exploration with info texts, images and additional views such as structure - Moons (Galilean moons, Deimos & Phobos, Titan...

    Freemium Mac Windows Web Android iPhone ... Android Tablet iPad

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  • StarCalc

    StarCalc is the fastest professional astronomy planetarium & star mapping program for Windows 9x/ME/NT/2000/XP (StarCalc version for PocketPC is available). It illustrates star positions of any instance of the day observed from any geographic locations on the Earth. The star positions can be viewed and presented as images of hemispherical whole sky or any of the user defined sub-areas. These images can be zoomed at different scales, rotated, screen-captured and printed.

    • Discontinued The program is no longer updated. Last version, 5.73, released in July 2006, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    Free Windows Windows Mobile

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  • Aladin

    Aladin is an interactive sky atlas allowing the user to visualize digitized astronomical images or full surveys, superimpose entries from astronomical catalogues or databases, and interactively access related data and information from the Simbad database, the VizieR service and other archives for all known astronomical objects in the field.

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web

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  • Aciqra

    Aciqra (uh-SEE-kruh) is a free and open source virtual sky map and planetarium which tracks and displays astronomical bodies including planets, nebulae and stars to an accuracy of a fraction of a degree for thousands of years into both the future and the past. It's software that generates a virtual sky so you'll know what's up in the real one.

    • Discontinued The project is no longer developed. Last version, 2.3.2, released in July 2013, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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  • WinStars

    WinStars uses the latest 3D technology to show the objects of our solar system in a realistic manner. Thus, it is possible to move from one planet to another, to follow a space probe on its long voyage or to observe a celestial event from a place to which you could never go. The use of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory’s DE 404 planetary theories allows us to have a precise representation of the events displayed.

    Freemium Windows Linux Wine

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  • Noctua Stellarium Mobile

    Stellarium Mobile is a fully-featured planetarium for your phone. It shows a realistic night sky map in 3D, just like what you see with the naked eye, binoculars or a telescope. The sensor control will also enable you to identify what you see in the sky in just a few seconds, just by pointing the phone at it.

    Commercial $ $ $ Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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  • Solar Model

    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. It allows user to navigate in space, to control time counting (speed-up time flow) and estimate movement of space bodies, bind camera to space objects (for example, from Moon on Earth in real time).

    Free Windows

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  • Mitaka

    What is Mitaka? Mitaka is software for visualizing the known Universe with up-to-date observational data and theoretical models, developed by the Four-Dimensional Digital Universe (4D2U) project of the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ). Mitaka has two modes: space mode and planetarium mode. In space mode you can explore various structures in the universe ranging from the topography of the Earth to the large-scale structure of the Universe.

    Free Windows

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