Learn all about the stars with Star Walk 2, FREE for a limited time
Like every week, Apple give one of the most popular apps from the App Store for seven days. This time it was the turn of the app Star Walk 2 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, With which you will be able to know all the information of the stars, planets and all the elements that are in the sky, to the artificial satellites and the International Space Station. Know all the features of this application and download it below.
Have you ever looked at the sky and asked you exactly what the star that shone so bright that night was? With the Star Walk app all you have to do is direct the phone to the sky and thousands of stars, satellites and comets will be within your reach.
Heaven directly from your iPhone and iPad
Astronomical data and state-of-the-art technology came together in a simple and extremely attractive application that shows the sky as it is seen from its location at exactly the same time.
With this universal application that works on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch you can enjoy an impressive design completely renovated with new clear and simple interface, and intense colors for retina display, sound effects and atmospheric visual effects, emotional soundtrack and an exclusive constellation art made by hand inspired by minimalist low-poly art.
You can also find incredible models of 3D celestial bodies, planetary nebulae, constellations, dwarf planets, comets and asteroids.
Main features of Star Walk 2
In this application you can enjoy the best features that you can find in an application of this type, among which we can highlight:
- Night mode: When you are in the perfect location to observe the stars away from the brightness of the city lights, and your eyes adapt to the darkness, the special protection of soft red will make a difference.
- Time Machine: It is much easier to explain the celestial movements to children, even understand them yourself, if you advance time and see it with your own eyes.
- Amazing visual effects.: From artistic works of original constellations made by ancient astronomers to the latest incredible 3D models of famous nebulae made by the University of Technology of Braunschweig, this application has the most captivating images of space that exist.
- Advanced Star Observation: X-ray filters (and 5 more) to study the invisible structure of the universe, daily data on the time of rise and departure of the planets, moon phases, live tracking of more than 8,000 satellites and detailed articles will satisfy the most curious investigators.
Download Star Walk 2 from the App Store
If you do not already have this application installed on your iPhone or iPad, you can download it through the direct download link, from the App Store, which you will find below.
Star Walk 2 – Guide to the Sky Day and Night is in the App Store, requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. It is available in the following languages: Spanish, German, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean, French, English, Italian, Japanese, Dutch, Russian