"An image of the Earth on your desktop, to look at from wherever you want."
If you want to spice up your desktop by adding a wallpaper that will keep you entertained and also educated, and will also relax you and bring others in to discuss it, you need this XPlanet. As you might have gathered by now, XPlanet is a wallpaper inspired by the well-known XEarth utility from Unix. XPlanet shows an image of the earth (or any other planet) on your desktop, letting you see it from any position, with the actual map of the hour, satellite positions etc.
There are an almost infinite number of options and configurations, and you can also download new maps from the author's website.
And in XPlanet you will get a very high quality image to use on your desktop, where you can see all the detail. And it has been processed to leave space around the edges for your icons, so as not to hamper you in your work.