iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad Apps Search Engine
iPhone Apps Users Community
Advanced search | Example: action games
iPhone apps

Orion StarSeek Pro

Orion StarSeek Pro
  • #: 158081
  • Price: $19.99 In Apple Store
  • Category: Education
  • Updated: 2010-12-23
  • Current Version: 2.1
  • 2.1 (iOS 4.0 Tested)
  • Size: 159.00 MB
  • Language: English
  • Seller: Optronic Technologies, Inc
  • Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 3.0 or later
  • © 2010 Southern Stars
  •  Add to Favorite apps

 

Description

From premier telescope maker Orion Telescopes & Binoculars comes a fun, powerful, and content-rich astronomy app for stargazers from beginner to advanced.

With Orion StarSeek Pro anyone can easily find, identify, and learn about stars, planets, constellations, galaxies, and nebulas in the night sky from your iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad!

What’s more, StarSeek enables wireless control of a “GoTo” telescope, when used with the optional StarSeek Wi-Fi module.

With a database of 2.5 million stars down to 12th magnitude, 31, 000 deep-sky objects, 700 solar system objects, plus hundreds of scalable astrophotos embedded in the star map, StarSeek Pro Edition is the perfect stargazing companion for the avid amateur astronomer.

NOTE: Orion is the exclusive licensee for distribution of Southern Stars’ SkySafari astronomy app, which is sold by Orion as StarSeek and StarSeek Pro. The current versions of StarSeek are largely identical to SkySafari. We plan to add exclusive features and functionality in the future, and Orion is now the exclusive distributor of the compatible Wi-Fi telescope control module designed to be used with StarSeek and StarSeek Pro to wirelessly operate GoTo telescopes.

FEATURES

- See a detailed, colorful map of the night sky from any location on Earth, at any time up to 100 years in the past or future.

- Choose how to display the 88 constellations and what stars and object types to display. Turn labels on or off, add a coordinate grid, set magnitude limits and star color intensity, and much more.

- Double tap on any star or celestial object to pull up a panel of intriguing information about it.

- Database of 2.5 million stars down to magnitude 12.5 from the Tycho-2 catalog, with customizable magnitude limit setting.

- Includes the entire NGC, IC, Messier, and Caldwell catalogs of deep-sky objects – more than 31, 000 in all.

- Shows 8 planets (counting Pluto!), 22 moons, 110 satellites, 298 comets, and 327 asteroids.

- Positions of solar system objects (planets, moons, comets, asteroids, and satellites) accurately computed to sub-arcsecond precision.

- Read interesting narrative descriptions of more than 1, 000 celestial objects, which may include observational highlights, history of discovery, scientific background, and more.

- View hundreds of color photographs of solar system objects deep space objects from NASA, the Hubble Space Telescope, professional observatories, and leading astrophotographers.

- Pro Edition contains 300 additional astrophotographs from the Digitized Sky Survey that display within the star chart and scale in size as you “pinch and zoom” in or out.

- With an iPhone 3GS, 4 or iPad, just hold it up to any portion of the sky and StarSeek automatically displays a matching star map! Identify stars and planets by holding your phone next to them. Pinpoint any object in the sky by simply following the guiding arrow!

- With earlier versions of iPhone and iPod Touch, the built-in accelerometer moves the star chart automatically to match the angle of the device’s tilt, and you just swipe the screen with a finger to move the chart to match the direction you’re facing.

- Time Flow feature lets you animate the night sky by compressing up to years of time into seconds.

- “Basic Concepts” chapter of articles is a treasure-trove of educational information about astronomy.

- Wirelessly control a motor-driven “GoTo” telescope, pointing it to any object in StarSeek’s extensive database. (Requires Orion StarSeek Wi-Fi Telescope Control Module.)

View iPhone screenshots | View iPad screenshots

iPhone Screenshots

Orion StarSeek Pro iPhone Screenshot 1

iPad Screenshots

Orion StarSeek Pro iPad Screenshot 1

Video Reviews

No video review.

Customer reviews

Write a Review

Be the first to review this app. Write a Review

Forum

Ask a question

Be the first question this app.

Users Community

+ Connect to community


The information may be outdated (2011-04-18 13:17:12). For actual information go to iTunes

Related to «Orion StarSeek Pro» applications

Orion StarSeek 3 Pro

Orion StarSeek 3 Pro

HALF OFF THE REGULAR PRICE OF 14.99 UNTIL JULY 21 BUY NOWFrom premier telescope maker Orion Telescopes & Binoculars comes a fun, powerful, and content-rich astronomy app for stargazers from beginner to advanced. With Orion StarSeek 3 Pro anyone can easily find, identify, and learn about stars… more

Price: $6.99 | Category: Education
Orion StarSeek

Orion StarSeek

From premier telescope maker Orion Telescopes & Binoculars comes a fun, powerful, and content-rich astronomy app for stargazers from beginner to advanced. With Orion StarSeek anyone can easily find, identify, and learn about stars, planets, constellations, galaxies, and nebulas in the night sky… more

Price: $14.99 | Category: Education
Orion StarSeek 3 Max

Orion StarSeek 3 Max

GET STARSEEK 3 MAX FOR 50% OFF THE REGULAR PRICE OF 59.99 UNTIL JULY 21 Some call it the astronomy app on steroids We just call it the biggest and best astronomy app in the entire app universe. The all-new StarSeek 3 Max boasts the largest database of stars and deep-sky objects of any astronomy… more

Price: $29.99 | Category: Education
Orion StarSeek 3

Orion StarSeek 3

HALF OFF THE REGLAR PRICE OF 9.99 UNTIL JULY 21. BUY NOWFrom premier telescope maker Orion Telescopes & Binoculars comes a fun, powerful, and content-rich astronomy app for stargazers from beginner to advanced. With Orion StarSeek 3 anyone can easily find, identify, and learn about stars, … more

Price: $4.99 | Category: Education
Orion Jobs

Orion Jobs

Orion Jobs - a simple and easy way for you to find the best engineering jobs and vacancies anywhere in the world.OrionJobs.com is part of the OrionGroup - the leading engineering recruitment agency. Orion operates throughout the globe from Houston to Singapore and in 2009 were awarded the Queens… more

Price: free | Category: Business
Alpha Wars Orion

Alpha Wars Orion

Alpha Wars Orion is a 2D arcade game with 2 simple rules:- Avoid asteroids.- Get everything else.Simply tilt your device to move the spaceship from one side to the other, and compete with your friends in the worldwide leaderboard powered by Agon. more

Price: $0.99 | Category: Games
Orion's Belt

Orion's Belt

Thousands have downloaded OB and OB Lite, and we've listened to your feedback. OB 2.0 features include:- A completely redesigned control scheme- New and improved training missions- An all new squadron commander mission- Bonuses for visiting Cellufun Live: more missiles and better armor… more

Price: $1.99 | Category: Games
Orion's Belt Lite

Orion's Belt Lite

Orion's Belt 2.0 is hereThousands have downloaded OB and OB Lite, and we've listened to your feedback. OB 2.0 features include:- A completely redesigned control scheme- New and improved training missions- Bonuses for visiting Cellufun Live: more missiles and better armor… more

Price: free | Category: Games
Orions: Legend Of Wizards

Orions: Legend Of Wizards

Orions: Legend of Wizards is a unique fantasy cards strategy game taking place in a world of Orions - magical islands, floating in space.Battle Orion Lords, build-up your cities, gather cards and spells in one epic game you have never seen before.Awarded by Pocket PC Magazine as Best Strategy Game… more

Price: $4.99 | Category: Games

View all related to: Orion StarSeek Pro applications



Mobile Version
iApps4you.com - is iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad apps search engine and not been authorized, sponsored or approved by Apple Inc.
Copyright © 2017 iApps4you.com.
112 ms.