You don't need to be an astronomer to find stars or constellations in the sky, just open SkyView® Free and let it guide you to their location and identify them. SkyView Free is a beautiful and intuitive stargazing app that uses your camera to precisely spot and identify celestial objects in sky, day or night. Find popular constellations as they fade in and out while you scan across the sky, locate planets in our solar system, discover distant galaxies, and witness satellite fly-bys.

***Google Editor's Choice 2017***


• Simple: Point your device at the sky to identify galaxies, stars, constellations, planets, and satellites (including the ISS and Hubble) passing overhead at your location.
• Night Mode: Preserve your night vision with red or green night mode filters.
• Augmented Reality (AR): Use your camera to spot objects in the sky, day or night.
• Sky Paths: Follow the sky track for any object to see it’s exact location in the sky on any date and time.
• Time Travel: Jump to the future or the past and see the sky on different dates and times.
• Social: Capture and share beautiful images with friends and family on social networks.
• Mobile: WiFi is NOT required (does not require a data signal or GPS to function). Take it camping, boating, or even flying!
• Supports Space Navigator™ binoculars, spotting scope, and telescopes.

What a fun way to teach yourself, your children, your students, or your friends about our wonderful universe!

From version SkyView® Lite 3.7.0:

Dear Stargazer,

This update adds Sightings to SkyView Lite! Sightings will notify you when and where a bright planet or star will be visible at night. To use, go to Search > Sightings then just tap the calendar icon for any event and you’ll be notified when to look up, SkyView will guide to its location in the night sky!

Happy stargazing,
Terminal Eleven

(Android 5.0+)
Latest: 3.6.3 on December 3, 2019
(Android 6.0+)
Latest: 3.7.0 on August 26, 2022
All versions
SkyView® Lite 3.7.0
August 26, 2022


Uploaded:August 26, 2022 at 8:39PM UTC

File size:59.68 MB


SkyView® Lite 3.6.3
December 3, 2019


Uploaded:December 3, 2019 at 12:48AM UTC

File size:51.39 MB


SkyView® Lite 3.6.2
November 28, 2019


Uploaded:November 28, 2019 at 4:27PM UTC

File size:51.39 MB


SkyView® Lite 3.6.1
June 6, 2019


Uploaded:June 6, 2019 at 4:34PM UTC

File size:51.43 MB


SkyView® Lite 3.6
March 15, 2019


Uploaded:March 15, 2019 at 4:33PM UTC

File size:39.73 MB


SkyView® Lite 3.5.11
January 2, 2018


Uploaded:January 2, 2018 at 6:26PM UTC

File size:57.38 MB