Those of you who follow the field of astronomy know the importance of maintaining a calendar of future celestial events to make sure you don’t miss them. There are many places you can grab information on the upcoming celestial events. If you happen to be interested in catching the next meteor shower event, these iPhone apps could help:
Meteor Shower Guide: a simple tool that lets you know when the next meteor shower happens. It forecasts peak day and time for your time zone too. Other relevant information is included too.
Dark Sky Finder: helps you find dark skies around you. It offers you light pollution maps and dark sites. You can suggest your own dark sites.
Sky Map: this is a useful application for those of you who want to see what you are looking at. It displays stars, planets, constellations, and meteor showers.
Meteor Counter: lets you capture data for each meteor you see, including time, magnitude, latitude, and longitude. It keeps you up-to-date with the latest meteor happenings too.
Meteor Shower Calendar: a universal meteor shower calendar for iPhone and iPad. It offers notifications and weather forecasts.
Have you found better meteor shower apps? Please share them below.