Stellarium is a free open source planetarium for your computer. It shows a realistic sky in 3D, just like what you see with the naked eye, binoculars or a telescope.
A shooting star flashes past the Jupiter. You can select different intensities in the View window.view screenshots »
The great nebula in Orion. Press N to bring up the nebula labels.view screenshots »
The dance of the planets above ESO headquarters, near Munich.view screenshots »
Full sky view of the constellations, their boundaries, the Milky Way.view screenshots »
Constellation art turned on.view screenshots »
user contributed 3D sceneries
We are collecting user-contributed 3D sceneries of astronomical interest (not necessarily your garden shack).
|Callanish, Lewis, Western Isles, Scotland||1.0+|
|Emma Rennie, Archaeoptics, Victor Reijs, and Georg Zotti||Creative Commons CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 license||English|
Callanish I (in English) or Calanais I (in Scottish Gaelic) on the Isle of Lewis is one of the oldest, and largest, megalithic sites in the UK. More information…