Find a place in the Univers

WinStars 3 is a planetarium for almost any platform. Employing 3D technology to display our solar system in a realistic manner, users may tour the planets, follow a space probe on its long voyage, or observe a celestial event from a distant world, as well as receiving the latest astrophysical news from a live feed.

Updates add new features and functionality, transforming it into an advanced educational tool for discovering our Universe.

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Oumuamua, the Strange Interstellar Asteroid

Oumuamua is the first known interstellar object to pass through the Solar System. Formally designated 1I/2017 U1, it was discovered by Robert Weryk using the Pan-STARRS telescope at Haleakala Observatory, Hawaii, on 19 October 2017, 40 days after it passed its closest point to the Sun. When first seen, it was about 33,000,000 km (21,000,000 mi; 0.22 AU) …

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Windows 7/8.1/10

Release 3.0.31 (2018/07/16):
 
 
If you want to update an existing installation of WinStars3, please use the Maintenance Tool located in the main WinStars3 folder (typically c:\program files\winstars3).
 

Android

You can now download the release version on the Google Play store :

 
 

macOS X

Release 3.0.31 (2018/07/16):
 
 
If you want to update an existing installation of WinStars3, please use the Maintenance Tool located in the main WinStars3 folder (typically Applications/WinStars3).
 

iOS

Coming soon…
 

Ubuntu 18.04

Release 3.0.31 (2018/07/16):

https://winstars.net/files/version3/winstars_installer

How To Install Winstars3 on Ubuntu ?
– Download  the installation file
– Open a terminal window and type
   sudo apt-get install libqt5gui5 libssl1.0-dev
   sudo chmod +x winstars_installer
– and type the next command:
   ./winstars_installer
– Once the software is installed, go to the WinStars3 directory and enter:
  ./WinStars3
– If you want to update the program or uninstall it, please type:
 ./MaintenanceTools

 

Older version

WinStars 2 is now available to all, free of charge! This zip file contains the base module, as well as additional modules and the serial to unlock all of the applications