Stellarium Mobile and Stellarium Plus
Stellarium, the award-winning open source planetarium, is now available on your mobile devices! Download now and experience the night sky with Stellarium Mobile, brought to you by the original creator of Stellarium.
With a minimalistic user interface, and feature-rich application, Stellarium has everything you need to explore the night sky like never before.
Stellarium Mobile Plus features
Award-winning astronomy app Stellarium Mobile
- All known stars: Gaia DR2 catalog of over 1.4 Billion stars
- All known deep sky objects: a combined catalog of over 3 millions nebulae and galaxies
- All known planets and their natural satellites, including very high multi-resolution imaging for the major ones
- All known comets
- Many minor solar system objects, more than ten thousand asteroids
- Most visible artificial earth satellites, including the International Space Station!
- A full-sky very high multi-resolution background image
For advanced users, upgrade to the Plus version and enjoy the following additional features:
- Telescope control module: drive any telescope through an application compatible with the Stellarium Telescope Server protocol (see Telescope Control in Stellarium Mobile PLUS for details).
- Display ocular to figure how an object would look like on your instruments
- Advanced observation tools: prepare your observing sessions by predicting a celestial object observability and transit times
- A calendar of upcoming astronomical events and satellite passes
- 3D view of planets, satellites, and many more objects.
Please note that the app works perfectly without internet connection, but with a reduced set of data (2.5 M stars, 2.9 M DSOs, 10k asteroids).
Please also note that for iOS, only the PLUS version is available
Want more? Here’s more features for you!
- show the sky at any time and place
- sensor control to identify a star in just a few seconds, just by pointing the phone at the sky!
- asterisms and illustrations of the constellations for different sky cultures from around the world
- realistic landscape and atmosphere with sunrise & sunset
- accurate simulation of atmosphere refraction
- night mode for dark adaptation
Stellarium Mobile vs Stellarium Mobile Plus feature comparison:
|Feature||Stellarium Mobile||Stellarium Plus|
|SOLAR SYSTEM OBJECTS||✓||✓|
|SKY IMAGING (DSS)||✓||✓|