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Free Stellarium Portable: Your portable stargazing observatory

Posted In Education, Portable apps - By Jack on Tuesday, October 25th, 2011 With No Comments »

Stellarium Portable is the popular Stellarium astronomy program packaged with a PortableApps.com Launcher as a portable app, so you can take your astronomical viewing settings with you. It has all the same great features as Stellarium including constellation drawing, star names, planet viewing, nebulae watching, and more. Plus, it leaves no personal information behind on the machine you run it on, so you can take your favorite astronomy program with you wherever you go.

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Features

Stellarium Portable 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. You can view the planets and gaze at the stars in stunning detail. Stellarium includes vivid illustrations of the constellations and a theatrical display of ravishing nebulae and galaxies. With Stellarium Portable, you can transform any computer into a stargazing centerpiece.

Download Details

  • System Requirements: Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7
  • License: Free / Open Source (GPL)
  • Link download: Stellarium Portable

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