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StarLog

Supplied By Jeta Visual Creations    On Oct. 4, 2016    Comments(8)

APP for iPhone StarLog version2.7 Download

StarLog© allows you to log your astronomical observations in the field, right there behind your telescope while you are looking at the object. You no longer need to jot down a few short scribbles on damp paper by the dim light of a red flashlight. You can just log your observations directly on your Android device!
You simply specify which object you are looking at, which telescope and eyepiece you are using, and a simple tap on a button brings you to a prefilled form to log your observation.
You can even add voice recordings! You can enter all your astronomical gear, even filters and barlow lenses.

To make sure you don't ruin your night vision, StarLog© features a night vision mode that turns the whole interface red, including the keyboard and all pop-up windows! You can even turn the brightness of the app down to a comfortable level.

You can full-text search through all your observations and sort them in various ways. StarLog© can export all your observations in the OpenAstronomyLog format (OAL 2.0), for maximum compatibility with your other astronomical software. Support for exporting to DeepSkyLog.be is built into StarLog© by default. Deepskylog is very popular in Europe. To make it easier to discuss your observations with others, StarLog allows you to make a screenshot of the observation, so that you can post it on forums or include it in e-mails.

If you don't see a menu button on your device, long press the multitask button to open the menu.

To make your transition to StarLog© as painless as possible, you can import observations and instruments from apps like 'Stargazing Log' and 'FOViewer (full or trial)'.

* Observation lists have been added
* Import your own observation lists
* Create, edit and delete observation lists on your device
* Works together with SkEye for Go to/Push to functionality

The following fields are available in the logging form:

- Object
- Date and Time
- Location
- Telescope
- Eyepiece
- Barlow lens
- Filter
- Magnification
- Seeing
- SQM value
- Visibility
- Limiting magnitude
- Size
- Description

Keywords: Astronomy log logging observations deepsky astro

Jeta Visual Creations part of our Books & Reference and have average installs from 100 to 500. Last Update Oct. 4, 2016. Appstore play rating is 87.5. Current verison is 2.7. Actual size 1.5 MB.

What's new

    - Added menu toggle to back button. Press back button in main screen to open menu.
    - Higher image qualities, 1000px, 1500px or 2000px source images available. Monitor your data plan!
    - Full color object images
    - Night vision versions of the preview images are generated on the fly. This does take a few seconds depending on your device though. Generated night vision versions are cached
    - Solar system objects are working again
    - Solar system objects now have a night vision version of their images
Download starlog.apk 1.5 MB

Reviews

Can't see my imported observation list This is a good product except it can't seem to use my custom observation lists. I don't see them anywhere.

Great app -very good for sky watchers I need to say that the simulated view of Saturn is not the real view that I see through my telescope. In the application it appears much smaller. Otherwise it's great!

Great app Having all my observations in one place is great. The voice recording feature really speeds up observations. List management is great for pre-planing. Support is great!

Perfect star logging app The best app for logging my star and deepsky observations. Has a nice keep my nightvision option. The whole screen including the keyboard go red.

Great App - Perfect For Amateur Astronomers A great stargazing app that helps me log all my observations quickly without the need to scrabble for a pen and paper in the dark. Excellent FOV previews of objects with the ability to add your own scopes, EP's. A very well thought out app and beats it's nearest competition. EntropyStar@ SGL

Hands down THE best astronomy log in the Play Store... Really like this app... lots of nice features. Especially like that I can import my equipment list directly from FOViewer. Super nice touch on having the app only close via the home button, no accidentally backing out via the back button.

How do I add my own values for aperture and eyepiece focal length? Apart from that, everything else is fine.

Good app, but still can't export files.