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Galaxy Map

Explore the galaxy in a stunning three dimensional map based on NASA's artistic impression of the Milky Way galactic structure

Explore the galaxy in a stunning three dimensional map based on NASA's artistic impression of the Milky Way galactic structure

Galaxy Map

by Andrei Nistorescu
Galaxy Map
Galaxy Map

What is it about?

Explore the galaxy in a stunning three dimensional map based on NASA's artistic impression of the Milky Way galactic structure. Photos are taken by NASA spacecraft and ground based telescopes like Hubble Space Telescope, Chandra X-Ray, Herschel Space Observatory and the Spitzer Space Telescope.

App Details

Version
2.0
Rating
(59)
Size
524Mb
Genre
Education
Last updated
March 2, 2020
Release date
January 18, 2017
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App Store Description

Explore the galaxy in a stunning three dimensional map based on NASA's artistic impression of the Milky Way galactic structure. Photos are taken by NASA spacecraft and ground based telescopes like Hubble Space Telescope, Chandra X-Ray, Herschel Space Observatory and the Spitzer Space Telescope.

Find out where our Sun - the Solar System - is located in the Milky Way galaxy!

From the outskirts of the galaxy, in the Norma-Outer spiral arm to the galactic center's supermassive black hole Sagittarius A*, discover a galaxy full of amazing facts. Notable structures included: the Pillars of Creation, Helix Nebula, the Engraved Hourglass Nebula, the Pleiades, the Orion Arm (where the solar system and the Earth are located) with its Orion belt.

Check out neighboring dwarf galaxies such as Sagittarius and the Canis Major Overdensity, stellar streams as well as internal galactic components such as a variety of nebulae, star clusters or supernovae.

Explore space and get a little closer to our wonderful universe with this awesome astronomy app!
This interactive 3D map is excellent for teachers to use for instruction, and it is a great resource for students to explore the Milky Way galaxy and space as they learn more about the universe we live in.

The Galaxy Map requires internet access to retrieve information from the wiki.

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