Stellarium For The Mac


Stellarium is a planetarium software that shows exactly what you see when you look up at the stars. It's easy to use, and free. A free open source desktop planetarium for your Mac. Stay up to date with latest software releases, news, software discounts, deals and more. Stellarium for Mac. September, 29th 2019. Stellarium 0.19.2 Screenshot 1. Stellarium Mobile is a fully-featured planetarium for your phone. It shows a realistic night sky map in 3D, just like what you see with the naked eye, binoculars or a telescope. The sensor control will also enable you to identify what you see in the sky in just a few seconds, just by pointing the phone at it! Download the latest version of Stellarium for Mac. Explore the stars from your desktop. If you don't have a telescope at home but you want to enjoy the sky.

Se non possiedi un telescopio a casa, ma vorresti usufruirne per osservare il cielo e le stelle, Stellarium ti aiuterà a rendere più divertente il tuo hobby.
Stellarium è un applicazione veramente ottima, che sarà apprezzato sia da chi ama l'astronomia che da chi non sa praticamente nulla sulle stelle.
Il programma combina un potente database e un motore visivo foto-realistico.
Stellarium è un planetario virtuale completo, con più di 120.000 stelle, pianeti, costellazioni, ... e offre un sistema di navigazione completamente personalizzabile, con il quale sarai in grado di selezionare la posizione del cielo che vorrai osservare.

Per Mac OS X 10.4 o successivi.

Stellarium for the mac catalina


Stellarium mac app store


  • default catalogue of over 600,000 stars
  • extra catalogues with more than 177 million stars
  • default catalogue of over 80,000 deep-sky objects
  • extra catalogue with more than 1 million deep-sky objects
  • asterisms and illustrations of the constellations
  • constellations for 20+ different cultures
  • images of nebulae (full Messier catalogue)
  • realistic Milky Way
  • very realistic atmosphere, sunrise and sunset
  • the planets and their satellites


  • a powerful zoom feature
  • time control
  • multilingual interface
  • fisheye projection for planetarium domes
  • spheric mirror projection for your own low-cost dome
  • all new graphical interface and extensive keyboard control
  • telescope control


  • equatorial and azimuthal grids
  • star twinkling
  • shooting stars
  • tails of comets
  • Iridium flares simulation
  • eclipse simulation
  • supernovae and novae simulation
  • 3D sceneries
  • skinnable landscapes, now with spheric panorama projection


  • plugin system adding artifical satellites, ocular simulation, telescope configuration and more
  • ability to add new solar system objects from on-line resources…
  • add your own deep sky objects, landscapes, constellation images, scripts…


system requirements


  • Linux/Unix; Windows 7 and above; Mac OS X 10.12.0 and above
  • 3D graphics card which supports OpenGL 3.0 and GLSL 1.3
  • 512 MB RAM
  • 250 MB on disk
  • keyboard
Stellarium for mac


  • Linux/Unix; Windows 7 and above; Mac OS X 10.12.0 and above
  • 3D graphics card which supports OpenGL 3.3 and above
  • 1 GiB RAM or more
  • 1.5 GiB on disk
  • keyboard


Stellarium For The Mac Versions

Project coordinator: Fabien Chéreau
Graphic designer: Johan Meuris, Martín Bernardi
Developer: Alexander Wolf, Guillaume Chéreau, Georg Zotti, Marcos Cardinot
Continuous Integration: Hans Lambermont
Tester: Khalid AlAjaji
and everyone else in the community.

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get involved

You can learn more about Stellarium, get support and help the project via these links:


Stellarium For The Macbook Pro

The latest development snapshot of Stellarium is kept on github. If you want to compile development versions of Stellarium, this is the place to get the source code.

Stellarium Mac Telescope Control


Stellarium Mac App Store

Real time chat about Stellarium can be had in the #stellarium IRC channel on the freenode IRC network. Use your favourite IRC client to connect to or try the web-based interface.

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Free Stellarium Software

Stellarium is produced by the efforts of the developer team, with the help and support of the following people and organisations .