Solar Walk 3D Solar System is a time-sensitive and information-packed interactive model of the Solar system and the Milky Way galaxy. “An absolute must have for any amateur or professional sky gazer” – it is Apple’s iOS free app of the week – regular price $0.99
Solar Walk is a multilingual app available for iPhone (optimized for iPhone 5), iPod Touch and iPad.
- GALAXY view – absolutely magical zoom out to view the whole galaxy option.
- TIME MACHINE – set any date you want including even minutes and take a travel through space and time.
- MOVIES – explanatory movie collection about the Earth’s phenomena.
- SATELLITES – real-time trajectories of the most interesting artificial Earth’s satellites.
- LOCATIONS – arrow will show your current position on the globe, plus names of the biggest cities of the Earth, as well as sights of the Moon, Mars and Venus.
- INFO about all planets – general info, its name, its mass, radius, distance to the sun, internal structure with the picture and science missions.
- MOONS of DIFFERENT PLANETS: select a planet like Earth, Saturn, Jupiter, Mars or Uranus and observe how many moons they have and their track around the planet. Select one of the moons and learn.
- MIRRORING – wirelessly mirror the screen to an Apple TV 2.
[To use the 3D mode you will need a pair of cyan-red 3D glasses]
Averages ratings – 5 star ratings
Cost – Free for iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch (was $0.99) – limited time offer until Thursday October 18
Requirements – iOS 4.3 (or higher)
Size – 323MB
Download Solar Walk 3D Solar System
Download and more info at iTunes store here.