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There is beauty in our universe and our galaxy. Most of us do not have a telescope. Milkywaystars allows a cool, interactive and Educational way to see real stars and explore the universe.
Be a Virtual Astronomer without having a telescope or leaving your seat. You will see more through this website than having your own telescope. You can even see the milkyway galaxy in Virtual Reality(VR) with Google Cardboard.
See the Milky way like never before. Interact with stars, star systems and constellations. Most important of all, just enjoy the experience and beauty of the galaxy, while navigating amongst the stars. See reals stars, other galaxies and stella objects.
This is an artistic, enchanting and evolving 3D rotating version of the Milkyway. The galaxy is composed of colourful stars, stunning spiral arms and has many small to huge nebulae. Our galaxy classification is of type “SBc”, which is a spiral galaxy with relatively loosely wound arms. "Milkywaystars.com" has a collection of 15013 stars and 163 star systems. There is a super-massive black hole at the galaxy core. Who else knows what secrets there are to be discovered. Enjoy exploring...
You can be part of the milky way by owning a star in the 3D galaxy and your star is a real star that exists in our Milkyway. We've taken 15013 of the closest stars to earth, up to 244 light years away. When you click or search for your star, you'll get to see your star as it appears in the Milky way. You will also upload a picture of yourself/loved one/business etc, add your website/twitter/facebook page link. You can write a message for everyone to see.
Stars in 3D with each with different speeds
Each constellation is dynamically built
Highlights where the stars are located
Explore other galaxies and nebulae
8 star profiles are displayed at any given time.
Every star is interactive
Supports most modern browsers
Music by Dexter Britain
Advanced lighting for stars and galaxy core
Multi-colored & variable sized stars
Realistic transforming dust clouds