[aprssig] GPS Help
jdw at eng.uah.edu
Thu Jul 12 05:48:17 CDT 2007
On Jul 11, 2007, at 9:53 PM, Richard Amirault wrote:
> but I'm pretty sure that the lat/lon listed there is not for each
> hams *house*!!
Yep. The address on their FCC license, anyway, if it's a street
address and not aPO box.
There is a method to assigning street address numbers in the US, and
geocoders will make a reasonable effort (some better than others) to
derive a lat/lon from an address.
Xastir uses data derived from the census TIGER data, and it does
quite a reasonable job based on the few addresses I've been able to
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