Android Apps : Google Sky Map

We will see a series of astonishing android applications in the days to come under the series title – Android Apps, so stay tuned. Today we are going to see about an app from Google, called as the Google Sky Map.


Google Sky Map makes you an space scientist instantly. It show you a labeled map of the sky right inside your android phone. All you have to do is just point your Android phone’s camera towards the night sky and Google Sky Map will show you a labelled map of the sky based on GPS and compass data as well as the date and time.

If you want to find out where a planet is hiding in the dark sky, just search for the planet and Google Sky Map would take point you to that planet. Sounds interesting right ? Try it out for yourself by downloading it at the Android Market.

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