How to name a star

How to name a star

Naming a Star for someone is a very special and unique gift. You don’t know how to name a star? This guide will help you step by step to name your own star within 15 minutes.

Choose a Star

First of all, you have to choose which kind of star you would like to name. Don’t worry, we have several options for you – Is it supposed to be a standard or a binary star, or a particular star of a constellation? How bright should it shine; do you want to see your star in the countryside or in a big city? Find out more about our packages.


Name a Star

Here comes the most important part: Give your star a name! It could be any name you like, a real or a fictional one. Choose a symbolic date of the star naming, it can be in the future as well as in the past. Don’t worry, it won’t affect the registration nor the delivery.


Design the Certificate

Choose one of our variety of star certificates and write your personal dedication.
We offer over 20 different designs and together with your personalization, you can be assured that each certificate is as unique as it can be! 

Find your star

After you named the star, you will receive your registration number, that easily enables you to find your star in the night sky from anywhere on earth. Download our app, enter your registration number and start star-gazing!