Moon Phase Pro
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Rating: 4.7 (5,407) Cost: $0.99 Downloads: 50,000 - 100,000
Spectacular, interactive 3D simulation of the moon, right down to the shadows in the craters and earthshine on the dark side. Touch screen control changes date and time as seen from your location - the moon tracks your every move.
One of PC Magazine's 15 Best Nook Tablet Apps.
"Beautifully presented and strangely compelling." - Greg, "...looks amazing, and provides excellent information" - Ravi, "Awesome live wallpaper!" - Troy, "Very cool app with good graphics and intuitive UI." - Seth
"This app ... will show you a moon calendar and what the moon phase was or will be for any date between 1900 & 2100. It also shows you tons of other location-based moon data and has some very pretty animations to get the info across. Recommend!" Appolicious - Best Moon Phase Android Apps
Astronomers - "Great App for all Astronomers and star gazers." - JB
Stargazers - "Know the best time to see the stars." - sylvan
Moon watchers - "... great for either moon watching or stargazing." - cameron
Outdoor enthusiasts - "A must have for the outdoorsman" - Andy
Photographers - "Absolutely great for … planning night photo excursions." - Ron
Geeks - "If you’re an astronerd this is the app for you!” - Nakeisha
▶ For any date/location, instantly shows phase, crescent angle, rise/set times, and nearest syzygies
▶ Change phase by touchscreen, trackball, or direct date entry
▶ 2 finger drag rotates the moon: see the far side!
▶ Calendar shows month's phases at a glance
▶ Data pane gives additional details: azimuth, altitude, distance, apogee, perigee, transit, and more
▶ Share moon image/data via email, Facebook, Google , Twitter, ...
▶ Fully tablet-optimized
▶ Notifications for major phases
▶ Live wallpaper
▶ Multiple sizes of widget, most with optional moon info text
▶ Dynamic shadows of surface features (craters, mountains, etc. - Android 2.2 only)
▶ SonyEricsson LiveView™ support (Extends:com.sonyericsson.extras.liveview)
▶ Supports installation to SD card. HOWEVER: doing so will disable the widgets and live wallpaper! This is a "feature" of Android, and isn't something I can fix. See http://bit.ly/icwTHi.
James - 2011-09-13
An excellent application from a fine developer. Full of interest and provides accurate and valuable data. If tablet users get occasional lockups, disable crater shadows in the app options, pending a fix from the developer.
Stephanie - 2011-09-26
If you fish and garden you can't live without this app! Also, if you are on the pagan path, it is a must have!
Chuck - 2011-09-24
Love knowing when the next full and new moon is coming.
pyro - 2011-10-03
Very useful app. The widget is quite a nice feature, and looks beautiful.
Chef Michael - 2011-09-26
I love this app, I can now prepare myself in advance for each full moon, when I turn into a wolfman.
Vanderlei Tadeu - 2011-09-07
Beautiful and precise, this application is a must have for those who got some ancient Wisdom of spells and ceremonies, made in the right Moon phases.
Renee - 2011-10-04
My favorite app! This app is perfect for those whose being is centered around the moon phases. Bless you for creating it!
Richard - 2011-09-10
Definite must buy and an amazing widget. If you love knowing about the moon, than this is the app for you!
Michelle - 2011-09-19
None of my calendars have moon phases. This is a way cooler alternative.
Clay - 2011-10-01
This is actually a great app! Got it cus I was looking for interesting widgets and its one of my favorites. Works perfectly on my incredible.
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