[GET] Stellarium - A Planetarium for your computer

Stellarium is 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.
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Features
Sky

  • default catalogue of over 600,000 stars
  • extra catalogues with more than 177 million stars
  • default catalogue of over 80,000 deep-sky objects
  • extra catalogue with more than 1 million deep-sky objects
  • asterisms and illustrations of the constellations
  • constellations for 40+ different cultures
  • images of nebulae (full Messier catalogue)
  • realistic Milky Way
  • very realistic atmosphere, sunrise and sunset
  • the planets and their satellites
  • all-sky surveys (DSS, HiPS)

Interface

  • a powerful zoom
  • time control
  • multilingual interface
  • fisheye projection for planetarium domes
  • spheric mirror projection for your own low-cost dome
  • all new graphical interface and extensive keyboard control
  • telescope control

Visualization

  • several coordinate grids
  • precession circles
  • star twinkling
  • shooting stars
  • tails of comets
  • eclipse simulation
  • supernovae and novae simulation
  • exoplanet locations
  • 3D sceneries
  • skinnable landscapes with spheric panorama projection

Customizability

  • plugin system adding artifical satellites, ocular simulation, telescope control and more
  • ability to add new solar system objects from online resources…
  • add your own deep sky objects, landscapes, constellation images, scripts…

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Linuxsource
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Linux64 bit; AppImage
Mac OS X10.12+; 64 bit
Windows32 bit
Windows64 bit
User Guide 0.21.3-1

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