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Using Favorites and Community Favorites

The Favorites features gives you a quick way to curate a list of your most visited locations. Using the Favorites features also offers a set of other benefits, even if you only have one viewing site.

Setting up favorites is easy, here is a quick video showing how it's done

  1. Tap the star icon in Astrospheric to open Favorites on your mobile device. If you're using your PC's browser, you'll find your favorites located to the right of the forecast.
  2. Enter your email address
  3. Copy the one time use code from your email back into Astrospheric

Adding a new favorite location

  1. Get a new forecast for your favorite location (see changing your forecast location for more info)
  2. Open Favorites and tap "Add current location"
  3. Give your location a name and tap "Save"
  4. Tapping on the favorite will now quickly switch to that locations forecast

Managing your Favorite locations

  1. Click the down arrow next to a favorite to manage
    • "Delete" will remove the favorite
    • "Set as Default" will make Astrospheric load this location by default
    • "Get Signature" will take you to the Signature feature

Community Favorites

Community Favorites is a great way for you to share and learn about fantastic locations to observe and photograph the night sky.

Creating a Community Favorite is easy, and it starts by sharing one of your private favorites.

Here is a quick video showing how to create a Community Favorite on your PC

To create a Community Favorite

Once you've created a Community Favorite, you can manage it by going to the "Community" tab in Favorites. Here you'll see any locations you've shared as well as locations others have shared near your current forecast.

When creating a Community Favorite, please make sure it's high quality!