Download Free Open Source Planetarium For Your Computer

Try Stellarium, a free open source planetarium for your computer. It shows a realistic sky in 3D, just like what you see with the naked eye, binoculars or a telescope. It is being used in planetarium projectors. Just set your coördinates and go.With Stellarium, you really see what you can see with your eyes, binoculars or a small telescope.Stellarium renders 3D photo-realistic skies in real-time with OpenGL. It displays stars, constellations, planets, nebulas and others things like ground, landscape, atmosphere, etc. Visit Stellarium page for more info.


Stellarium features :

sky
default catalogue of over 600,000 stars
extra catalogues with more than 210 million stars
asterism and illustrations of the constellations
constellations for twelve different cultures
images of nebulae (full Messier catalogue)
realistic Milky Way
very realistic atmosphere, sunrise and sunset
the planets and their satellites

Interface
a powerful zoom
time control
multilingual interface
fish eye projection for planetarium domes
spherical mirror projection for your own low-cost dome
all new graphical interface and extensive keyboard control
telescope control

visualisation
equatorial and azimuthal grids
star twinkling
shooting stars
eclipse simulation
skinnable landscapes, now with spheric panorama projection

Customisability
plugin system adding artificial satellites, ocular simulation, telescope configuration and more
add your own deep sky objects, landscapes, constellation images, scripts…

Download : Stellarium

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