We've rounded up five of the best iPhone apps for serious astrologers as well as regular iPhone users who are into astrology. Read on to find out what are the best iPhone astrology chart apps available from the App Store.
Here's one app, which very well may be the best iPhone app for astrologers. Astrolgo, which is a universal app supporting iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad is a feature-rich iPhone astrology chart app, which lets you get instant charts for any location and time. Complete with lunar nodes, Black Moon Lilith, outer planets, popular asteroids/centaurs, and Arabic Parts of Fortune and Spirit. Familiar with any of those? If yes, that means you're really into Astrology, if not an actual Astrologer yourself. If that is the case, then this app is definitely for you. Aside from displaying standard charts, the app also includes an interactive "Orrery" view which allows you to see in real-time how the ecliptic interacts with the sky, allowing you to "spin time" and see the movement of the various planets, houses, etc. interact. The app also has information on Planetary Hours, which includes a chart that shows current hour/day, start/stop times for the current and next periods. (Price: $9.99) (Download link)
Another iPhone astrology chart app, which is as feature-loaded as Astrolgo. Centaur Astrology is a professional iPhone app for Astrologers. Centaur Astrology features fast and accurate calculations, built-in atlas with more than 27,0000 locations worldwide, 9 house systems, 11 aspects with user defined orbs, and major asteroid coverage. This app lets you auto calculate natural charts, including defining your local space latitude and longitude, save data for multiple users, define aspect orbs, toggle star views, and more. (Price: $29.99) (Download link)
This iPhone astrology chart app tells you the locations of the heavenly bodies, letting you view the exact location in the zodiac of the Sun, Moon and visible planets, as well as sunrise/sunset times. It allows you to drag the Sun to "turn back time" or set a specific date/time to see conditions at specified times. The app also lets you switch to the armillary for a more detailed star map of the heavens, or the ephemeris for more exact locations and details. The app also utilizes the GPS location of your device to calculate your own locations. (Price: $9.99) (Download link)
Here's an app that turns your iPhone into a pocket astrology reference. It basically answers the question - "what's happening in the sky today?" The app displays astrological transits for the current day, including interpretations by Lauren Edmond of Artcharts.com. This app is easy to use, listing all the transits occurring for the day on the launch screen. You can then select one of the transits and another screen will open, containing the detailed interpretation for that selected transit. (Price: $0.99) (Download link)
Whether you are an astrologer by profession, or you just love anything and everything about astrology, you will surely find this iPhone astrology app useful and educational. This app is a glossary of terms relating to Astrology. It includes a Glossary of Astrological terms and definitions, which are organized in a dictionary-like fashion. Hence, making it easy for you to find what you are looking for. Other features of this app include: tons of astrology terms, easy to use glossary/dictionary base interface, keyword search facility, and direct email access. (Price: $0.99) (Download link)