"Solar Walk Lite - Planetarium 3D" is a time-sensitive 3D Solar System simulator showing the real orbits, order,
scale and motion of the Sun, 8 planets with more than 20 moons, dwarfs, asteroids, comets and 9 Earth satellites.
Become a space explorer and get a little closer to the cosmos with this awesome astronomy app!
This is a great interactive 3D planetarium for the space explorer. It works great for kids or adults. Kids love learning about the planets, and the amazing graphics and information provided in this space simulator makes it engaging and captivating. Kids will also enjoy "flying" through space to get an up-close view of the planets, moons, and stars. In fact, adults may not be able to put this app down either!
This space simulator is excellent for teachers to use for instruction, and it is a great resource for students to explore space as they learn more about the universe in which we live.
“Can’t-miss app.” - Mashable
"Solar Walk serves up a visually impressive 3D model of our solar system. Set against a haunting, atmospheric soundscape, the app shows planets and satellites in their correct positions, and offers mini movies, facts and other related tidbits." - TNW
"This jaw-dropping app provides a wholly interactive 3D model of our solar system, one that's had me hooked for days. It's the kind of thing you can imagine a science teacher using in the classroom of the future -- except that we don't have to wait." - CNet
★ Planets: Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
★ Moons: Phobos, Deimos, Callisto, Ganymede, Europa, Io, Hyperion, Iapetus, Titan, Rhea, Dione, Tethys, Enceladus, Mimas, Oberon, Titania, Umbriel, Ariel, Miranda, Triton, Larissa, Proteus, Nereid, Charon
★ Dwarf planets and asteroids: Pluto, Ceres, Makemake, Haumea, Sedna, Eris, Eros
★ Comets: Hale-Bopp, Borrelly, Halley’s Comet, Ikeya-Zhang
★ Satellites: SEASAT, ERBS, Hubble Space Telescope, International Space Station (ISS), Aqua, Envisat, Suzaku, Daichi, CORONAS-Photon