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    Question Google Sky Maps?

    is google sky maps available on the app store?
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    A little search in the app store would show that it's not.

    However, there is an alternative in the App Store. It's not free, but it is a stellar (pun intended) app. Best one in the App Store IMHO

    App Store - Star Walk - 5 Stars Astronomy Guide
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    I was told it is but I dunno I prefer Google Sky Maps unless it is very similar
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    i use "Planets" its simple and free.. has some good features (like 3D viewing that uses your compass, like augmented but no camera)

    that Star Walk looks really nice though!
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    is there one almost completely identical to google sky maps? cuz I would like to look at the night sky and see everything like I do with google sky maps
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    Quote Originally Posted by Static_FX View Post
    i use "Planets" its simple and free.. has some good features (like 3D viewing that uses your compass, like augmented but no camera)

    that Star Walk looks really nice though!
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    Quote Originally Posted by ariellemerperle View Post
    is there one almost completely identical to google sky maps? cuz I would like to look at the night sky and see everything like I do with google sky maps
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    Star Walk is really nice and well worth the money. It has more features than Sky Maps but is slower at giving you the 3d view of the sky. Planets is a great free option and works quicker than Star Walk. It's a shame that Sky Maps isn't available for iOS and I'm not sure whether that is a Google or Apple decision.
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    I wish we had Sky Maps! I only used it once when I was on Android, but now that I'm taking an astronomy class, I would use it all the time!

    I'll definitely give Planets a try though!
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    Hi


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