Telescope Simulator

Telescope Simulator features an easy interface and displays astronomical objects as they may appear with a real telescope. Included objects in retail version are: Moon, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, and the Pleiades. Telescope Simulator is designed for beginner and amateur astronomers who want to better understand how the dynamics of telescopes work together to create a view. Simply click and drag the slider controls or enter data entry fields. Controls include: focal length, aperture, eyepiece focal length and apparent field of view. Calculations include: magnification, focal ratio, exit pupil, field stop and true field of view. This version is the first release on CNET
LicenseFree to try
File Size559.18 kB
Operating System Windows Vista Windows 2000 Windows XP Windows NT Windows 98 Windows
System RequirementsWindows 98/NT/2000/XP/Vista