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ISSTracker for Web Apps

  • Free
  • In English
  • V 2.0
  • 2
  • (0)
  • Security Status

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Real-time International Space Station tracking in a single page

ISSTracker is a Maps & GPS utility tool developed by Myflipside Media. The travel & navigation app enables you to track the location of the International Space Station at any particular time as well as see the plotted paths of past, present, and future orbits all in just one single page. With this handy web-app, you’ll be able to get a glimpse of what the astronauts would usually see when gazing upon the Earth.

Sleek and developed ISS webpage tracker

The ease of use of ISSTracker’s user interface can also depend on the user’s knowledge about space stations as this page contains some language that only those who learned about it can understand. But, if you are educated about this field, it is guaranteed that you will find this web tool intuitive to use. You will only need to input the specific time and date of the launch of ISS you are looking for. You can either put it in a ‘YYYY-MM-DD HH:MM:SS+0000’ format or 'MM/DD/YY HH:MM:SS' format. However, the latter format will require you to convert that particular time into GMT.

ISSTracker outset tons of improvements in their system such as a larger map, adjustable flightpath durations, Metric and English units of measure, and a visibility ring. You also have the power to select which Google Maps type you want to see in the webpage map—Satellite, Terrain, or Hybrid. Depending on what you prefer, you can opt to show orbital path and horizon as well as make the map ISS-centered. Although, as Google Maps lacks support for Daylight maps in this enhanced version that feature is not available anymore.

On the other hand, ISSTracker provides an extra page for users wherein you can see additional features that aren’t ready to be available on its home page. This page contains adjustable orbital path durations that allow you to change your range to 1/3 to 6 orbits in the past and future. Moreover, it also consists of historical locations and sightings that enable you to determine beforehand when is the ISS will be visible from the location of your choosing.

Efficient tracker of ISS

ISSTracker deserves to be one of the top go-to space locator web application whenever users would like to know the definite location of a certain International Space Location. It is so easy to use that it wouldn’t even take a minute to load the ISS you are looking for. Furthermore, its results are efficient that are backed with reliable Metric and English units of measures which will greatly help you to determine and track the exact location of the space station.

PROS

  • Track ISS at any particular time
  • Intuitive to use for those who have knowledge in the space field
  • Adjustable flightpath durations
  • Offers extra page features

CONS

  • Daylight maps not available anymore
  • Requires knowledge in the field for ease of use

ISSTracker for Web Apps

  • Free
  • In English
  • V 2.0
  • 2
  • (0)
  • Security Status

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