Lunar Phase

Lunar Phase

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Lunar Phase application enables you to see informations regarding the state and the position of the moon and of the sun.

It offers views too about the moon as you can see it in the sky.

Notifications are available to not miss its various phases and state ascending or descending.

The application can be added on your screen as a widget (do not install it on the sd memory card in this case).

The available settings are as follows :
- Position of the observer
- Date
- Time
- Time zone

The displayed informations are as follows :
- Phase (New moon, Waxing crescent, First quarter, Waxing Gibbous moon, Full moon, Waning Gibbous moon, Last quarter, Waning crescent)
- Lunar and solar eclipses
- Ascending or descending moon
- Age : age since the new moon
- Illumination : % of the illuminated portion of the moon
- For the moon :
- Rise, transit and set times
- Azimuth and altitude
- Distance
- Constellation (installation of Planetarium required)
- For the sun :
- Rise, transit and set times
- Civil dawn and dusk times
- Azimuth and altitude
- Distance
- Constellation (installation of Planetarium required)

The available views are as follows :
- Lunar Phase : the moon as you can see it in the sky
- Google Maps view : the paths and positins of moon and sun
- Day view : the altitude of moon and sun during the day
- Sun, earth and moon : the relative positions of the sun, earth, moon and the observer
- Compass : conventional compass with positions in azimuth of the sun and moon
- Sky view : the sky view to the south (or to the north for those in the southern hemisphere) and an interpretation of current positions in azimuth and altitude of the sun and moon.

These views are now compatible with hardware graphic acceleration.

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Please note that the Lunar Phase application do not collect personnal data, that the IP address is anonymized and that Google Analytics can be disabled using the Options menu.

Thank you to activate from time to time this option to collect the information necessary for improving the application.

For any question regarding this application, thank you to use e-mail instead of comment.

This application has been developed using the Scala Programming Language.

Keywords : moon, calendar, lunar phase, moon calendar, compass, horizon, widget, astronomy, rise, transit, set, eclipse, scala

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Recently changed in this version


New features :
- Navigation Drawer

Comments and ratings for Lunar Phase
  • (70 stars)

    by Daryl Smith on 14/06/2014

    Excellent, with lots of data about the moon that I never knew.

  • (70 stars)

    by huy thang nguyen on 14/06/2014


  • (70 stars)

    by Mary Day on 10/06/2014

    Hard to follow.

  • (70 stars)

    by herman syam on 06/06/2014

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  • (70 stars)

    by Jennifer Kelly on 26/05/2014

    Easy and quick!!

  • (70 stars)

    by Nicola Buckley on 19/05/2014

    This app has alerted me to two eclipses this year that have had little to no media coverage! So far I have no complaints, other than I can't seem to figure out how to set the moon phase as my background. Still a great app!

  • (70 stars)

    by Sophia Garcia on 14/05/2014

    cool stuff In here