Use Your iPhone To Identify Stars and Constellations

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Distant Suns for iPhoneDistant Suns is an iPhone application that lets users identify the stars and planets in the nighttime sky.

This app uses the compass on the new iPhone 3GS to identify the planets, constellations, over a hundred galaxies and star clusters, and thousands of stars.

It lists over 88 constellations, with articles on on their mythology.

“Distant Suns gives users a faithful reproduction of the sky now or in the future or even back in Galileo’s time,” explains Distant Suns inventor Mike Smithwick.

Pricing and Availability
Distant Suns can be purchased at the Apple AppStore or

This app sells for $5.99.

Source; Distant Suns



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