TerraTime

TerraTime


Visually stunning real-time virtual Earth. Fed by satellite imagery to display day/night, clouds, seasons, sun, moon and more. Day/night clock (with widget) tracks phases of the moon, sunrise, sunset and transit times.

"Superbly stylish, incredibly detailed and unbeatably useful" - LifeOfAndroid.com
"TerraTime is unique. It is bold and different .." - AndroidApps Review
"Possibly the most beautiful phone app I’ve seen. Highly recommended." - AndroidAstronomer.com
"The overall beauty of the app is well, its beauty!" - CoolSmartPhone.com
"Totally engaging" - James
"Astonishingly detailed" - Mark
"Amazingly accurate" - Larry

Great for travellers, those dealing with other time zones, astronomers, weather watchers, geographers, teachers, photographers, fishermen & other outdoor types - as well as just about any geek you can think of.

Features:
• Real-time simulations include clouds, city lights, sea ice, and more, generated from actual satellite imagery
• Clock and compass also show sunrise & sunset; moon phase, moonrise & set; twilight & transit times
• Globe and map are fully interactive, using touchscreen or device sensors
• Easily shows any date, any location
• Clock and globe widgets
• Live wallpapers for real-time map and globe
• Tablet compatible

Permissions explained:
Full Internet access - to download the satellite imagery used to make the map and globe.
View network state - to ensure that you have a high-speed data connection before downloads take place.
Location - sunrise and sunset times depend on where you are; GPS is used when no network is available.
Start at boot, set wallpaper - both essential to making the live wallpaper work.
Write SD - for caching images locally.

Recent changes:
• Add Compass option for true/magnetic north
• Add black outline to Clock hands (for better visibility)
• Add Russian language support
• Improve map resolution on some devices
• Improve map touch scrolling
• Fix broken System Date/Time settings link
• Fix bug: Pinch-to-zoom disable option on globe LWP stopped working in 3.9.3
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$2.99
89
4.5
User ratings
3322
Installs
50,000+
Concerns
1
File size
1421 kb
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About TerraTime
Visually stunning real-time virtual Earth. Fed by satellite imagery to display day/night, clouds, seasons, sun, moon and more. Day/night clock (with widget) tracks phases of the moon, sunrise, sunset and transit times.

"Superbly stylish, incredibly detailed and unbeatably useful" - LifeOfAndroid.com
"TerraTime is unique. It is bold and different .." - AndroidApps Review
"Possibly the most beautiful phone app I’ve seen. Highly recommended." - AndroidAstronomer.com
"The overall beauty of the app is well, its beauty!" - CoolSmartPhone.com
"Totally engaging" - James
"Astonishingly detailed" - Mark
"Amazingly accurate" - Larry

Great for travellers, those dealing with other time zones, astronomers, weather watchers, geographers, teachers, photographers, fishermen & other outdoor types - as well as just about any geek you can think of.

Features:
• Real-time simulations include clouds, city lights, sea ice, and more, generated from actual satellite imagery
• Clock and compass also show sunrise & sunset; moon phase, moonrise & set; twilight & transit times
• Globe and map are fully interactive, using touchscreen or device sensors
• Easily shows any date, any location
• Clock and globe widgets
• Live wallpapers for real-time map and globe
• Tablet compatible

Permissions explained:
Full Internet access - to download the satellite imagery used to make the map and globe.
View network state - to ensure that you have a high-speed data connection before downloads take place.
Location - sunrise and sunset times depend on where you are; GPS is used when no network is available.
Start at boot, set wallpaper - both essential to making the live wallpaper work.
Write SD - for caching images locally.

Recent changes:
• Add Compass option for true/magnetic north
• Add black outline to Clock hands (for better visibility)
• Add Russian language support
• Improve map resolution on some devices
• Improve map touch scrolling
• Fix broken System Date/Time settings link
• Fix bug: Pinch-to-zoom disable option on globe LWP stopped working in 3.9.3

User reviews of TerraTime
Awesome app however it needs an option to disable automatic updates when using a mobile network. Downloading almost 1mb per globe/map update can be expensive over a 3G network. Otherwise I love it !
Dec 21, 2010
WOW, glad I stumbled across this! I have been looking for something like this app for some time. Very very cool!!
Dec 11, 2010
Fantastic Wallpaper, the best there is. Had a prob reinstalling after going to 2.2. Sent email to developer, got quick response with a fix that allowed reinstall. Fantastic App, Fantastic Developer. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
Oct 7, 2010
Android Market Comments
A Google User
Wednesday 4:20 PM
Been using this a long time Love this app, cool with earth widget alongside smaller Moonphase widget from same developer
A Google User
Jan 19, 2015
Beautiful This app is both useful and beautiful. Even if you don't use the live wallpaper, you can set up a widget showing the real time clouds, ice, the night line, or whatever you like and is of interest to you. The clock serves as a lunar calendar, and shows the sunrise / sunset, moonrise / moonset times. There's also the compass, which besides pointing the North, shows the present direction of the sun and the moon. This is overall a very original and well made app.
A Google User
Jan 11, 2015
Crashes on Sony xperia z2 Works of as app but live wallpaper crashes when used..
A Google User
Jan 3, 2015
Excellent app Works perfectly. Excellent display..all in all ridiculously brilliant.
A Google User
Dec 13, 2014
Dazzling! Perfect companion to Moon Phase Pro. Explore all the settings. Couldn't be better, but knowing the developer, it probably soon will be. *** I would love to be able to invert the 24-hour clock display so that midnight/darkness is at the bottom & noon/daylight is at the top. ***