PeakFinder Earth

PeakFinder Earth


The mountains are calling! Explore more mountains than any mountaineer! PeakFinder Earth makes it possible... and shows the names of all mountains and peaks with a 360° panorama display.
This functions completely offline – and worldwide!

PeakFinder knows more than 250’000 peaks - from Mount Everest to the little hill around the corner.

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Winner of several prizes. Highly recommended by nationalgeographic.com, androidpit.com, smokinapps.com, outdoor-magazin.com, themetaq.com, digital-geography.com, ...
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••• Features •••

- Works offline and worldwide
- Includes more than 250'000 peak names
- Fast rendering of the surrounding landscapes in a range of 300km/200mil
- Digital binoculars to select less prominent peaks
- 'Show me'-function for visible peaks
- Uses GPS to get your current location
- Maps (online) for viewpoint selection
- Dialog for entering coordinates manually
- Uses compass and accelerometer sensors
- Weekly updates of the peak directory


••• Comments •••

"Super easy handling, super smooth views and excellent user interface. I love hopping to my favorite mountains and enjoy the panorama, while being there or hundreds of miles away" -- hiker45


••• Ratings •••

Every good rating in Google Play (including those following updates) makes me happy. The positive ratings and reviews make it possible for me to continue to improve the app for you. Many thanks!


••• Support •••

In case of questions, problems, mistakes, missing mountain names and ideas for future expansion, I am happy to help you. Please write to [email protected]



Recent changes:
- Works worldwide in every mountain area now!
- Many small improvements
- Added Url scheme peak finder
- Fixed display of horizon and show-me controls
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$4.51
87
4.4
User ratings
2145
Installs
100,000+
Concerns
1
File size
4169 kb
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About PeakFinder Earth
The mountains are calling! Explore more mountains than any mountaineer! PeakFinder Earth makes it possible... and shows the names of all mountains and peaks with a 360° panorama display.
This functions completely offline – and worldwide!

PeakFinder knows more than 250’000 peaks - from Mount Everest to the little hill around the corner.

•••••••••
Winner of several prizes. Highly recommended by nationalgeographic.com, androidpit.com, smokinapps.com, outdoor-magazin.com, themetaq.com, digital-geography.com, ...
•••••••••


••• Features •••

- Works offline and worldwide
- Includes more than 250'000 peak names
- Fast rendering of the surrounding landscapes in a range of 300km/200mil
- Digital binoculars to select less prominent peaks
- 'Show me'-function for visible peaks
- Uses GPS to get your current location
- Maps (online) for viewpoint selection
- Dialog for entering coordinates manually
- Uses compass and accelerometer sensors
- Weekly updates of the peak directory


••• Comments •••

"Super easy handling, super smooth views and excellent user interface. I love hopping to my favorite mountains and enjoy the panorama, while being there or hundreds of miles away" -- hiker45


••• Ratings •••

Every good rating in Google Play (including those following updates) makes me happy. The positive ratings and reviews make it possible for me to continue to improve the app for you. Many thanks!


••• Support •••

In case of questions, problems, mistakes, missing mountain names and ideas for future expansion, I am happy to help you. Please write to [email protected]



Recent changes:
- Works worldwide in every mountain area now!
- Many small improvements
- Added Url scheme peak finder
- Fixed display of horizon and show-me controls

User reviews of PeakFinder Earth
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Android Market Comments
A Google User
May 16, 2015
Soddisfacente Grande e molto funzionale. Unica piccola pecca manca ancora di qualche vetta nelle zone meno turistiche come la Valchiusella e la Val Soana
A Google User
May 13, 2015
a 3 minutes trial - Loving it already !!
A Google User
Apr 16, 2015
Peakfinder Excellent. Amazing graphic information. Very effective
A Google User
Apr 16, 2015
Doesnt work for me in colorado
A Google User
Apr 6, 2015
Great app! (location of landmarks sometimes off in maps) It works! tells you where the visible peaks are from your vantage point. It relies on OpenStreetMap open-source map. There are errors on OSM which propagate into the app. For example in one particular region the location is off by 3" seconds longitude. While this doesn't sound like much - it is a lot - when you are observing from a location with mountains nearby. In that case the app will interpret those proximal hills as blocking your view of the further peaks even though they are not in-real-life. This is because the app gets your REAL location from the GPS it then uses to place you on its Digital Terrain Map - now the DTM is offset by 3" so it thinks you're somewhere you're not.
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