Google Sky is a feature for Google's Google Earth and an online sky/outer space viewer at www.google.com/sky. It was created on August 27, 2007. The application allows users to view a collaboration of images from NASA satellites, the Sloan Digital Sky Survey, and the Hubble Telescope.
It is also available on Android and can be used on a smartphone as an augmented reality application.
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... Google Sky is a feature that was introduced in Google Earth 4.2 on August 22, 2007, and allows users to view stars and other celestial bodies ... It was produced by Google through a partnership with the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI) in Baltimore, the science operations center for the Hubble Space Telescope ... Newly released Hubble pictures will be added to the Google Sky program as soon as they are issued ...
... requires expansion On August 27, 2007, Google introduced Google Sky, an online space mapping tool that allows users to pan through a map of the visible universe, using photographs taken by the ...
... Google also runs an internet version of Sky, which was created in response to the popularity of the Google Earth application ... Google Sky Website was launched on March 13, 2008 ... and operating system and available in 26 languages (the first Google Maps product to support right-to-left languages) ...
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“The sky seemed so small that winter day,
A dirty light on a lifeless world,
Contracted like a withered stick.”
—Wallace Stevens (18791955)