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Your Sky

http://www.fourmilab.ch/yoursky/

Interactive planetarium that can produce maps for any time and date, viewpoint, and observing location.

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WikiSky

http://www.wikisky.org/

Provides an online interactive system. Includes articles, gallery, forum, and FAQ.

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The Night Sky Atlas

http://www.nightskyatlas.com/

Free online atlas of the night sky generates views and PDF charts for any position in the entire celestial sphere.

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The Dome of the Sky

http://domeofthesky.com/foyer.html

Online planetarium showing views of the stars and constellations at different latitudes and different dates.

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The Constellations and their Stars

http://www.astro.wisc.edu/~dolan/constellations/

Listings with information, images, sky charts, references, resources, and links.

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Star Gazer Guide

http://www.outerbody.com/stargazer/

View a star map for any date, time and latitude, then click on stars for detailed information.

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SolStation

http://www.solstation.com/

On-line interactive 3D maps including software and support.

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Solar System Live

http://www.fourmilab.ch/solar/

Interactive Orrery of the web with links to other software.

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SkyMaps

http://skymaps.com/

Maps of the night sky for northern and southern hemispheres, designed to be printed and used, and updated each month.

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Sky Map Online

http://www.skymaponline.net/

Provides free printable and interactive sky charts for any location, time and viewpoint.

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NGC891 - Interactive Star Charts

http://www.ngc891.com/

Interactive star charts, with Messier, Caldwell and Herschel 400 objects. Downloadable as Excel spreadsheets or PDF charts.

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Neave Planetarium

http://www.neave.com/planetarium/

Virtual planetarium customizable by location (latitude and longitude) and time of day. Requires Flash.

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Microsoft WorldWide Telescope

http://www.worldwidetelescope.org/

Enables your computer to function as a virtual telescope, bringing together imagery from the best telescopes in the world.

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Lunaria Lunar Almanac Sky Maps

http://www.theskytonight.com/localsky.htm

Maps and tables designed for seven U.S. cities and updated weekly.

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Google Sky

http://www.google.com/sky/

Allows you to view celestial objects, including stars, constellations, galaxies, planets and the Earth's moon

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3D atlas of the Moon

http://www.damtosem.ic.cz/astro/atlas/

3D atlas of surface features of the Moon and other Solar system objects. Includes database of over 10.000 entries.

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3-D Starmaps

http://www.projectrho.com/starmap.html

An attempt to assist science fiction fans and authors of science fiction novels who lack the knowledge to construct maps.

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