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Planets


Have you ever wondered which planet is the bright dot in the sky ? Wonder no more, this app will tell you in the blink of an eye.

With its unique touch control, you’ll also be able to find astronomical events very fast, accurately and easily:

- Discover the best time for observing planets (elongations or oppositions),
- Simulate the motion of planets over long time spans,
- Understand planetary motion.
- Get a countdown for the next transit of Mercury, on May 9th 2016.

In the Pro version you also get
* Beautiful and totally customizable widgets: You won’t need to open the app up: widgets are always available on your home screen.

* Notifications: you'll be notified of the best moment to observe the elusive Mercury

* A massive calendar of over 13,000 events spanning two centuries from 1900 to 2099.

* To share your most interesting finds through email, Twitter, Google docs, etc.

You’ll discover many thing you probably don’t know yet !

This app displays celestial locations of the Moon, naked-eye planets (Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn), the Sun, stars and constellations of the zodiac as seen from the Earth.

Recent changes:
Jelly Bean compatibilty fix.
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About Planets
Have you ever wondered which planet is the bright dot in the sky ? Wonder no more, this app will tell you in the blink of an eye.

With its unique touch control, you’ll also be able to find astronomical events very fast, accurately and easily:

- Discover the best time for observing planets (elongations or oppositions),
- Simulate the motion of planets over long time spans,
- Understand planetary motion.
- Get a countdown for the next transit of Mercury, on May 9th 2016.

In the Pro version you also get
* Beautiful and totally customizable widgets: You won’t need to open the app up: widgets are always available on your home screen.

* Notifications: you'll be notified of the best moment to observe the elusive Mercury

* A massive calendar of over 13,000 events spanning two centuries from 1900 to 2099.

* To share your most interesting finds through email, Twitter, Google docs, etc.

You’ll discover many thing you probably don’t know yet !

This app displays celestial locations of the Moon, naked-eye planets (Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn), the Sun, stars and constellations of the zodiac as seen from the Earth.

Recent changes:
Jelly Bean compatibilty fix.

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A Google User
Apr 12, 2014
Doesnt do what it says The first screen does not show the planets at all. It has a few circles that are supposed to be the planets, but they never move.
A Google User
Mar 23, 2014
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A Google User
Jan 18, 2014
Sk I like
A Google User
Aug 27, 2013
Gives knowledge I know know all the moon phases... For the next 2 years! Good app. Not what i was originally looking for, but still great
A Google User
Aug 16, 2012
Planets Won't even open,Samsung aviator phone ,early