Sky Engine Feature List

(Items in red are unique to Intrepid) 

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  • The world’s most comprehensive set of synodic cycle and phase definitions! Includes search criteria and data results for: 
    • Sign-specific cycles,
    • Specific phases
    • Durations
    • % complete
    • Longitude
    • Latitude
    • R.A.
    • Declination
    • Speed
    • Sun longitude
    • Julian date
    • Select sign- or degree-revisits
    • Select sign ingresses.
  •  Integrated, user-friendly interface of Search Results, Chart Wheel, and Graphics Display. Watch the Sky Engine videos >
  • Hyper-specific search criteria: Find specific cycles, cycle families, specific phases within specific cycles, and more!
  •  4 Search Types: NOW, DAY PER YEAR, NEXT, and NOW+NEXT searches.
  • Seamless integration with Intrepid’s Chart Wheels (uni-, bi-, tri-wheels).
  • SKY ENGINE v2.7 includes synodic systems from:
    • Deb Houlding’s Traditional phases for Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn. * Includes world’s first full Preferences list for user-defined phases for Cazimi, Combustion and most of the Traditional Phases as written by Paulus, Abu Ma’Shar, Al Biruni, Schoener, William Lilly and more! 
    • Daniel Giamario’s Shamanic Astrology phases for Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn. * The world’s most extensively researched modern system of phases for the visible planets!
    • Gary Caton’s Heroic Journey phases for Mercury, Venus, Mars, Saturn, Jupiter, Ceres, Pallas, Vesta, and Juno. * Based on Joseph Campbell’s Hero’s Journey monomyth and Caton’s latest research findings. [See Hero with a Thousand Faces or Vogler’s The Writer’s Journey.]
    • Adam Gainsburg’s Soulsign Astrology phases of Venus and Mars. * The new book, THE LIGHT OF VENUS, is the world’s only comprehensive astrology book of delineations for the heliacal phases of any planet.
  • Easy data Export feature auto-translates screen data for you into attractive, professional spreadsheets for client reports or your research projects.
  • Fast search times allow you to perform hundreds or thousands of years of data in minutes.
  • The world’s best software for calculating the most accurate maximum elongations of the inner planets.
  • Unique graphic display mode allows you to instantly see the position of a planet in its synodic phase and cycle. You can even move the glyph in real-time in any increment. As the planet moves through its synodic path, you see the planet move between visibility and invisibility, morning and evening skies, and from one phase into the next. * A fantastic, one-of-a-kind tool for teachers.
  • Sky Engine runs on the Intrepid Professional Astrology Charting Software platform on both Windows and Mac!
  • Runs on Windows Vista, W7 (32, 64-bit), W8, W8.1, and Mac OS 10.5-10.9
  •  Complete customer support by email or phone.