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 andscaloid@gmail.com 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

Tags: lunar phase powered by scala, azimuth de la lune, calendrier lunaire avec altitude, scala lunar phase, phase lunaire google, compute moon azimuth altitude javascript, lunar phase, lunar phase powerd by scala, moon calendar 2013 with altitudes, lunar face powered by scala.

Recently changed in this version

2.1.6
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New features :
- Links on time of special events

Fixed issue on accuracy of ascending and descending nodes of the Moon

2.1.5
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Various issues fixed


Comments and ratings for Lunar Phase
  • (70 stars)

    by Sara Smashley on 06/04/2014

    Definitely interesting and easy to understand.

  • (70 stars)

    by vince guarnieri on 25/03/2014

    ( ! ) = full moon HAHAHA

  • (70 stars)

    by Rosa Tejanita on 19/03/2014

    Nice liitle App. For Lunar cycle

  • (70 stars)

    by Linda Seabury on 16/03/2014

    Even though it explains and gives you instructions it's still hard to understand in my opinion

  • (70 stars)

    by Troy parsell on 13/03/2014

  • (70 stars)

    by Cameron Phelps on 09/03/2014

    And more. My needs are, admittedly, few but now I have the phase of the moon on my home screen. Cool.

  • (70 stars)

    by thewanderandhiscomp on 07/03/2014

    Simple good program.