FROM OUR BLOG
Thursday, Oct 21
Orionid Meteor Shower 2021
Orionid Meteor Shower is a well known and well-observed meteor shower around the world. As it reaches its peak, here is everything you need to know, including …
Friday, Oct 15
A Guide on Observing the Moon - Happy International Observe the Moon Night
This Saturday evening, October 16, 2021, is the International Observe the Moon Night! It’s the perfect time to observe the Moon together with astronomers from …
Thursday, Oct 14
Back-to-back Conjunction - Moon-Saturn and Moon-Jupiter Conjunction
Moon-Saturn and Moon-Jupiter will be closest to each other in an event called a conjunction.
Thursday, Sep 23
Stellarium Mobile 1.8.0
Stellarium Plus version 1.8.0 has been released and this update brings us a lot of new features and improvements to make your astronomy experience even better!
Wednesday, Sep 22
Autumnal equinox 2021
An equinox is a time of the year when day and night are the same length. It happens twice a year, in March and in September. The equinox in March is called the …
Friday, Sep 17
The Galilean Moons - A Closer Look
Jupiter is also home to many natural satellites. In this article, we will discuss the most famous moons of Jupiter; The Galilean Moons.
Thursday, Sep 16
Moon-Saturn Conjunction - September 17, 2021
Moon and Saturn will be closest to each other in an event called a conjunction.
Thursday, Sep 9
What is up with Mercury this September 2021?
This September, mark the following dates as it will be the best time to observe Mercury.
Wednesday, Aug 18
Jupiter Opposition - August 20, 2021
It is the best time to observe the largest planet in our solar system, Jupiter as it will be in an opposition.
Tuesday, Aug 17
Mars-Mercury Conjunction - August 18, 2021
Mars and Mercury is expected to be as close as 0.1 degrees this coming August 18.
Tuesday, Aug 10
Perseids Meteor Shower 2021
The Perseid Meteor Shower is one of the most awaited astronomical events for astronomy enthusiasts all around the world. It is most known for its radiant …
Monday, Aug 9
Moon-Venus Conjunction - August 10, 2021
Moon and Venus will be closest to each other in an event called a conjunction.
Thursday, Aug 5
The Moon - Astronomers Love-Hate Relationship with Luna
It is undeniable that the Moon is one of astronomy enthusiasts' favorite object to observe. However, there are times astronomers tend to avoid it.
Tuesday, Jul 13
Venus-Mars Conjunction - July 13, 2021
The planets Mars and Venus will be closest to each other in an event called a planetary conjunction.
Tuesday, Jul 6
A Quick Guide in observing the Summer Constellations
Summer, in general, is a great time for stargazing, and with it comes an assortment of constellations and asterisms that are the best visible between the months …
Sunday, Jul 4
A Guide on Observing the Delta Aquariid Meteor Shower 2021
The Delta Aquariid Meteor Shower is an exciting yet challenging event to observe. Worry not because this article will provide everything you need to know to …
Friday, Jun 11
Ophiuchus - the 13th Zodiac Constellation
Find out why astronomers considder Ophiuchus as the 13th Zodiac Constellation and what does it mean?
Friday, Jun 11
3D Tour of the Solar System via Stellarium Mobile PLUS
3D View for planets, moons, satellites and other celestial objects when you download Stellarium Mobile PLUS!
Friday, Jun 4
Annular Solar Eclipse - June 10, 2021
Did you miss the spectacular Super Blood Moon that happened last May 26, 2021? Worry not because another astronomical event is about to happen! On June 10, …
Tuesday, Jun 1
A Quick Guide on Imaginary Lines and Grids
Navigating the night sky can be confusing and hard especially if you are a beginner. Luckily, there are imaginary lines and grids that can help you navigate the …
Wednesday, May 26
The reason why astronomers use red lights on observation sites
Whether you are an astronomer by profession, or an astronomy enthusiast, we all share a simple rule when it comes to observation sites; use red lights when …
Wednesday, May 19
The Flower Moon of 2021 coincides with the Super Blood Moon
The full moon of May is often referred to as the Flower Moon. This does not mean that the Moon will be filled with flowers nor will it turn into a giant flower …
Friday, May 14
We hear you! - Fixed display issues, improved telescope control support and more in this new update
Since the update of version 1.7.3, some users have reported display errors on their mobile devices. As soon as we received such reports, our developers were …
Monday, May 10
Super Blood Moon - May 26, 2021
Heads up! A Total Lunar Eclipse is about to happen! It will be visible this coming May 26, 2021! A Total Lunar Eclipse is also referred to as a Blood Moon …
Monday, May 3
Light Pollution with Stellarium Mobile
Amidst Light Pollution: Experience the Night Sky through Stellarium In this modern age, many of us live in urbanized areas. Cities filled with lights are a …
Thursday, Oct 31
App Of The Day
Thursday, Oct 31 Stellarium Mobile reviewed on App Of The Day Stellarium Mobile just got reviewed by App Of The Day. Follow the link to read the interview we …
Friday, Oct 18
Opening internship positions
Students: we are opening internship positions Students! We are opening several internship positions on technical, marketing and community management topics. …
Monday, May 13
High resolution planet rendering using HiPS
It is a well known mathematical fact that it is impossible to map a plane on a sphere without introducing distortions (which is why no 2d maps can perfectly …
Sunday, May 12
Introducing Stellarium Mobile Plus
After more than a year of intensive development; the Stellarium Labs team is proud to release today the first Alpha version of Stellarium Mobile Plus. Based on …