Tools, Resources and Astronomer links
- 3D Space Tour screensavers
Animated 3D screensavers with cosmic scenes.
Photo-realistic and scientifically correct graphics.
Astronomical observation planning, logging and telescope
Calculates the position of planets and give their
- AstroGemini Screen Savers
Astronomy screen savers
Log down your observations and import a pic or sketch of
the object your observing.
Free program that takes a series of video images and
combines them into one
A free real-time space simulation that lets you
experience our universe in three dimensions
Sky atlas for windows and DOS
Minor planet astrometry software
Astrometrical software for minor planets and comets
Sky simulator for amateur astronomers that uses OpenGL
Freeware for astrophotographers that simplifies all the
pre-processing steps of deep sky pictures and is
specialized in dealing with RAW files from DSLRs. TIFF,
JPEG, BMP and PNG files are also supported
Calculates current moon phase and draws it nicely.
- Deepsky Free
Deepsky Free is the free version of Deepsky Astronomy
Freeware designed to control Canon DSLR Cameras by Serial
Planetarium like starchart
Observining and planning software for observers,
telescope control, log book, control panels
Real time rendered Earth desktop with sunight, moonlight
Visualise the orbit and synthetic light curve of binary
Calculates the position, rise times, and set times of the
Sun, Moon, Planets, Stars; Solar and Lunar Eclipses (with
Planetarium software, explore the moon features, 3D solar
Moon observer's toolkit. Contains lunar phenomena
predition tools, interactive moon atlas, searchable
database of over 9,000 features and many other tools.
Graphically displays the current phase of the moon and
Computes co-longitude for dates from 1989 to 2020
- Lunar Map Pro
Produces high resolution lunar maps for use at the
Everything you want to know about Aurora Borealis and
Astrophotography, info about telescopes,
software, tips & tricks, homemade scopes and lenses etc.