10 June 2011
Version 1.6.1 of Celestia is now available for Mac, Windows,
and Linux--see the downloads page
1.6.1 contains bugs fixes, new and more complete translations,
and updated data files (including new exoplanet discoveries.)
See the change log
complete list of differences from version 1.6.0.
9 July 2009
The next major update of Celestia is finally ready. Download
version 1.6.0 for Mac, Windows, and Linux from
1.6.0 adds a lot of new capabilities to Celestia.
a few of them. For a thorough list of what has changed, have
a look at the new change log
5 May 2008
Celestia version 1.5.1 is now available for download from
. 1.5.1 is a bug fix and translation release that offers
no new features beyond what it is in 1.5.0. The translations
in 1.5.1 are much more complete than in 1.5.0 and fonts with
Japanese, Chinese, and Cyrillic character sets are now
included in the standard package. See the short
for details on the
26 Jan 2008
After nearly two years of development, the next major version
is finally ready. You can download the Mac OS X package,
Windows package, and source tarball from
Read the 1.5.0 Feature Summary
to find out what's new in this version.
New Celestia Web Site
11 Feb 2005
Welcome to the newly redesigned Celestia web site. Thanks are due to Runar Thorvaldsen, who is responsible for the new and vastly improved look of the site. I apologize for the long down time and hope that you enjoy the new layout.