After iOS 16, I have seen many people love the depth effect lock screen wallpapers and astronomy wallpapers. The Astronomy wallpapers included Earth, Earth Detail, Moon, Moon Detail, and Solar System. Another cool thing I noticed is that Earth and Earth Detail Wallpapers show users’ locations on the lock screen.
Yes, that’s very charming. When the users set Earth or Earth Detail wallpaper on the iOS 16 lock screen, it shows the green dot on the earth view from space which shows your current location on the earth on the lock screen wallpaper.
Ever since I saw the location use iPhone users on the earth wallpaper on the iOS 16 lock screen with the green dot, I also wanted to show the location on the earth wallpaper on iOS 16 lock screen.
If you also want to turn on the location on earth wallpaper on iOS 16 lock screen, here’s a simple guide to do it now with ease.
How To Show Location on Earth Wallpaper on iOS 16
Note: Before heading towards the guide, ensure you have turned on the location service to use astronomy wallpaper.
- Open the Settings app.
- Scroll down and tap on Privacy & Security.
- Tap on Location Service.
- Turn on the toggle next to Location Service.
Once you have enabled Location Service with the help of the above steps, you can go ahead to set and show the location on earth wallpaper on the iOS 16 lock screen of your beloved iPhone.
- Launch the Settings app.
- Tap on Wallpaper.
- Tap on Add New Wallpaper.
- Tap on Astronomy from the top list of wallpaper options.
- Either you can select Earth or Earth Detail by swiping.
- Select Set As Paid and tap on Done.
Now you can see your current location on the earth wallpaper on your iOS 16 lock screen. The location icon will be visible on your iPhone’s lock and home screen earth wallpaper.
The green location icon will not be visible when you turn off Location Service. To show the location on the lock screen of iOS 16, you should keep the Location Service option turned on.
Only iPhones later than iPhone X models shows the greed dot location on the iPhone lock screen earth wallpaper. You cannot see a green dot if you have an iPhone X or an older model. But you will see your country’s location on the earth wallpaper from the space view.
After turning on Location Service from Privacy & Security and selecting Earth Wallpaper from Astronomy wallpaper can show the location on earth wallpaper on iOS 16. I hope you read the article and now understand how to show live locations on Earth Wallpaper on the iOS 16 lock screen. If you need more help regarding the same, don’t hesitate to ask for help in the comment section.