Ruedi Schmid has released an update for Stargazeris Delight, bringing it to version 6.1. Stargazeris Delight is a desktop planetarium featuring deep-sky objects and asteroids. The update features the moons of Jupiter and other performance enhancements. According to Ruedi Schmid:
Ruedi Schmid, the developer of Stargazeris Delight, the astronomical desktop planetarium for Macintosh, announces the release of the new version 6.0 for Mac OS 8/9 and OS X.
Stargazeris Delight, a fully featured desktop planetarium and sky simulator, is a comprehensive and entertaining guide to the heavens for first time stargazers as well as ambitious hobby astronomers.
It offers views of the sky for any date and for any location on Earth. You can see all the stars up to magnitude 10 (over 260,000 stars), the Sun, the Moon, the planets, the brightest asteroids and hundreds of deep-sky objects such as galaxies, clusters and nebulas.
Specific changes in version 6.1:
- A new Extra: The moons of Jupiter. See the positions of the four Galilean Moons in an animated view!
- New ilive updatei feature. Let the program redraw the view as time passes
- 2 small printing issues fixed
- Fixed a bug that drew some windows too wide on some monitors
- Fixed a bug that sometimes closed the iset datei dialog window too early
You can find more information about Stargazeris Delight update at the Stargazer Software Web site. Stargazeris Delight 6.1 is available for US$29.00.