Augmented reality apps have gotten a lot better over the past couple of years. We are going to see even more sophisticated ones in the future. You don’t always need a fancy app to track the position of the sun but these augmented reality sun trackers make the job so easy:
Sun Surveyor: a beautiful universal app that predicts sun and moon positions with a 3D compass. It is useful for video and movie location scouting, solar panel positioning, and gardening. The time machine slider feature is a plus.
Sun Seeker: a 3D augmented reality viewer that shows you the solar path, its hour intervals, its winter and summer solstice paths, rise and set times, and more.
SunHud: lets you track the sun more easily on your phone. It shows you when the sun disappear or rises, where you can sunbathe, and more.
Spyglass: a sophisticated iPad app for outdoor navigation. It has plenty of tools to help you find your way. It can track multiple locations, bearings, and the sun.
Which one of these AR sun tracking apps are you impressed with the most?