3 is software designed from the ground up for
observing. SkyTools 3 includes a complete set of
software tools for observation planning, charting, and logging.
The SkyTools 3 Professional Edition
adds unique and powerful
tools for imaging and an unprecedented database of
stars to 20th magnitude over the entire sky. Learn
SkyTools boasts an astronomical database second to none and is
the premier software for the observer. Compare
a visual observer if I had to pick only one package, it
would be SkyTools 3. SkyTools
is an infinitely refinable and fantastic tool that no
serious amateur astronomer should be without."
Astronomy Magazine February 2016
has one piece of software so affected my astronomy." --
SkyTools 3 reviewed in the April 2016 issue of the Journal
of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada.
to read the full article (pdf)
planetary nebula is an amazing sight when viewed in a large- aperture
instrument, where the
bipolar structure is seen clearly. Although small,
the high surface brightness of the brightest parts of the
twin lobes are visible in a six-inch telescope.
So there I
was looking at a web site, faced with the sudden realization that I had access to 19 telescopes of all
sizes all over the world, but I didn't know where to
Himalia and Saturn's Phoebe are bright enough to be
observed in larger telescopes, but these satellites are
seldom attempted because they are so challenging to find
using traditional methods and software. The unique
features of SkyTools can give you the edge you need to bag
these elusive objects.
license allows you to install SkyTools on all of your
computers and the Sync feature ensures that they are all
on the same page.
your observing at your desk, then take your tablet or
laptop out to the telescope. Log your observations in the
field, and then view them on your desktop. Read
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