Orrery

Orrery


Experience our solar system and visit its planets with this digital 3D orrery.

Just sit back and orbit the planets or even land on some of them while listening to soothing background music…

Features:
- Smooth camera navigation
- Realistic planet radii (gas giants are proportionally downscaled)
- Realistic orbital speeds
- Explorable surfaces: Mercury, Venus, Moon, Mars
- Wikipedia excerpts
- Speed slider
- Date input
- Autopilot mode
- Ambient music (optional)
- Optional asteroid fields
- Optional trails
- Optional lens flare
- Quality option
- Portrait- and landscape support
- 'Immersive Mode' support (Android 4.4)
- Localized for English and German

Note: Requires a device with modern hardware (tested on Nexus7/10 and Galaxy S3/S4/S5)

Recent changes:
- added autopilot mode
- added 'Immersive Mode' support (Android 4.4)
- updated runtime
- improved performance
- improved render quality
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$2.05
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4.7
User ratings
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1,000+
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File size
42694 kb
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About Orrery
Experience our solar system and visit its planets with this digital 3D orrery.

Just sit back and orbit the planets or even land on some of them while listening to soothing background music…

Features:
- Smooth camera navigation
- Realistic planet radii (gas giants are proportionally downscaled)
- Realistic orbital speeds
- Explorable surfaces: Mercury, Venus, Moon, Mars
- Wikipedia excerpts
- Speed slider
- Date input
- Autopilot mode
- Ambient music (optional)
- Optional asteroid fields
- Optional trails
- Optional lens flare
- Quality option
- Portrait- and landscape support
- 'Immersive Mode' support (Android 4.4)
- Localized for English and German

Note: Requires a device with modern hardware (tested on Nexus7/10 and Galaxy S3/S4/S5)

Recent changes:
- added autopilot mode
- added 'Immersive Mode' support (Android 4.4)
- updated runtime
- improved performance
- improved render quality

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Android Market Comments
A Google User
Jan 20, 2015
Educational and Soothing Wonderfully rendered. I would gladly pay for upgrades like the ability to explore planets based on true imagery and/or to have a manual and auto fly through mode on the orrery. Any chance you guys can do the Milky Way?
A Google User
Dec 20, 2014
Very nicely done. Great job!
A Google User
Dec 15, 2014
Beautifully executed.
A Google User
Nov 22, 2014
Orrery This app is amazing. It's visually stunning and the music is incredible, we love it!
A Google User
Nov 21, 2014
LOVE IT!!! GREAT APP WORTH THE MONEY! Its like the science of the Romantic Age combined with the science of the Modern Age. Great for any lover of astronomy. This is the Copernican Orrery (Sun centered correct view)...there is also the Ptolemaic Orrery (Earth centered old view) that would be cool to see sometime like this one. ☆☆☆☆☆ 5 Stars and ☆°•°•° • ° • ° • ° a shooting star :) Samsung Galaxy S5
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