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  1. Download and Install Getting started with VSP is easy. If you're on Windows or MacOS, visit the download page and pull down the latest version ready-to-go. If you're on Ubuntu, there are some installation instructions on the Wiki; installation on most other Linux distributions should be similar.
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  • default catalogue of over 600,000 stars
  • extra catalogues with more than 177 million stars
  • default catalogue of over 80,000 deep-sky objects
  • extra catalogue with more than 1 million deep-sky objects
  • asterisms and illustrations of the constellations
  • constellations for 20+ different cultures
  • images of nebulae (full Messier catalogue)
  • realistic Milky Way
  • very realistic atmosphere, sunrise and sunset
  • the planets and their satellites
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  • a powerful zoom
  • time control
  • multilingual interface
  • fisheye projection for planetarium domes
  • spheric mirror projection for your own low-cost dome
  • all new graphical interface and extensive keyboard control
  • telescope control


  • equatorial and azimuthal grids
  • star twinkling
  • shooting stars
  • tails of comets
  • iridium flares simulation
  • eclipse simulation
  • supernovae and novae simulation
  • 3D sceneries
  • skinnable landscapes with spheric panorama projection


  • plugin system adding artifical satellites, ocular simulation, telescope control and more
  • ability to add new solar system objects from online resources..
  • add your own deep sky objects, landscapes, constellation images, scripts..
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system requirements


  • Linux/Unix; Windows 7 and above; Mac OS X 10.12.0 and above
  • 3D graphics card which supports OpenGL 3.0 and GLSL 1.3 or OpenGL ES 2.0
  • 512 MiB RAM
  • 420 MiB on disk
  • Keyboard
  • Mouse, Touchpad or similar pointing device


  • Linux/Unix; Windows 7 and above; Mac OS X 10.12.0 and above
  • 3D graphics card which supports OpenGL 3.3 and above
  • 1 GiB RAM or more
  • 1.5 GiB on disk
  • Keyboard
  • Mouse, Touchpad or similar pointing device


Project coordinator: Fabien Chéreau
Graphic designer: Johan Meuris, Martín Bernardi
Developer: Alexander Wolf, Guillaume Chéreau, Georg Zotti, Marcos Cardinot
Continuous Integration: Hans Lambermont
Tester: Khalid AlAjaji
and everyone else in the community.

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You can learn more about Stellarium, get support and help the project from these links:


If the Stellarium planetarium was helpful for your research work, the following acknowledgment would be appreciated:

This research has made use of the Stellarium planetarium

Zotti, G., Hoffmann, S. M., Wolf, A., Chéreau, F., & Chéreau, G. (2021). The Simulated Sky: Stellarium for Cultural Astronomy Research. Journal of Skyscape Archaeology, 6(2), 221–258. Fl studio 10 skins.

Or you may download the BibTeX file of the paper to create another citation format.


The latest development snapshot of Stellarium is kept on github. If you want to compile development versions of Stellarium, this is the place to get the source code.

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Stellarium is produced by the efforts of the developer team, with the help and support of the following people and organisations .