Sure you can identify the Big Dipper and maybe the North Star but what if you could see exactly where all the planets are? With these five apps. Sky Map is a hand-held planetarium for your Android device. Use it to identify stars, planets, nebulae and more. Originally developed as Google Sky Map, it has. The stars, and the deep-space objects outside our solar system, are so . Your app should show you the bright reddish star Betelgeuse at his. SkyGuide intersperses the planetary view with snippets of information. It's the android mobile version of: Overall, this app is the one-stop shop for staring up at the sky and getting all the information you could want. You are commenting using your WordPress. Every object has a designation name or numbera coordinate, a visual brightness value daintree eco lodge magnitude and other characteristics depending on the object's type. Chris Vaughan, SkySafari Software Chris Vaughan, aka astrogeoguyis a geophysicist and lifelong amateur astronomer based in Toronto, Canada.