Vol 16 no.1 2016
University of Pitesti
This paper presents a virtual environment where you have the ability to move around the Sun, stars, planets and natural satellites. This is educational software that uses the OpenGL library and C# programming language. The environment consists in a virtual space, centered on the Sun. Orbiting the Sun are the Planets of the Solar System that are located at correct relative distances. In the System Planets orbits are implemented which are drawn using trigonometric.