Good To Stargaze App Offers Weather Forecasts for Astronomers

The Good To Stargaze app is an iOS and Android app that helps you plan your observing sessions and find dark sky locations.

Good To Stargaze appThe Good To Stargaze app provides detailed hour-by-hour forecasts of atmospheric conditions for any location on the planet, including cloud cover, visibility, seeing, transparency, and light pollution, as well as sun and moon rise and set times, moon phase, and visibility of the planets, these factors are combined into a simple color-coded “yes or no” summary for each hour, using thresholds users can customize to suit their needs.

The app also incorporates an up-to-date map of light pollution, and estimates light pollution on the standard Bortle scale for any spot on the globe.

The app is free, offering a subscription service to access forecasts beyond 24 hours, and is available now in Apple’s App Store and on Google Play, as well as being accessed from your browser as well.

And to make it easier for you to get the most extensive telescope and amateur astronomy related news, articles and reviews that are only available in the magazine pages of Astronomy Technology Today, we are offering a 1 year subscription for only $6! Or, for an even better deal, we are offering 2 years for only $9. Click here to get these deals which only will be available for a very limited time. You can also check out a free sample issue here.


Comments are closed.