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Celestia

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Celestia is an application for real-time 3D visualization of space, with a detailed model of the solar system, over 100,000 stars, more than 10,000 galaxies, and an extension mechanism for adding more objects.

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masbicudo

3 years ago

Very nice software to explore the universe. Runs on my older computer.


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Celestia is a free real-time 3D space simulation, allowing unrestricted access to hundreds of thousands of stars.

Celestia
... The free space simulation that lets you explore our universe in three dimensions. Celestia runs on Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X.

Unlike most planetarium software, Celestia doesn't confine you to the surface of the Earth. You can travel throughout the solar system, to any of over 100,000 stars, or even beyond the galaxy.
All movement in Celestia is seamless; the exponential zoom feature lets you explore space across a huge range of scales, from galaxy clusters down to spacecraft only a few meters across. A 'point-and-goto' interface makes it simple to navigate...

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The orbits of a number of main belt asteroids (in brown) plotted together with major planet orbits (in blue).
A closeup of the space shuttle Discovery in orbit over Florida; this shot demonstrates Celestia's virtual texture feature for extremely high resolution mapping of planets.
The 1989 flyby of Neptune by Voyager 2--last stop before leaving the solar system.

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Simulation

planetarium

Star Map -

eclipse predictor

space

astronomy

stars

space travel

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