Pale Dots: Solar System Simulation

Project repo:
View online the GitHub page:

  • Smoothly switching between cameras
  • First-person roaming and collision checking
  • Photo-realistic rendering for a few solar system bodies
  • A simple yet beautiful atmospheric model
  • etc…

The image on the left is the rendering effect, and the image on the right is the real image.

Sunset afterglow


Looks great, fps is a bit shaky. Bot very pretty. I also noticed a bit of a flicked (z-fighting i think) on Saturn when looking at it from perspective of “The Comet”.

Great job! :+1:

Very cool! I never knew Mercury had such an eccentric orbit!

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