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[aprssig] lat,log incorrect at kc8gkf-5

Stephen H. Smith wa8lmf2 at aol.com
Mon Apr 13 23:25:57 UTC 2009


Mr Jeffrey L Ross wrote:
> hi folks, wondering why or where did the software get that lat, long 
> for my kc8gkf-5 uiss!
> I have placed 43.14 , 086.14 and it shows 43.24 086.24. why is it not 
> what I placed in the software?
> If anyone knows the answer, pls let me know. thank you. kc8gkf-5
> I am wondering if somehow someone else is placing my lat and long. in 
> there for me.
> why is not the software reading correct?
> how do I correct it?



1)   http://map.findu.com/kc8gkf-5   shows the posit as you entered it; 
i.e. in correct DD MM.mm format.  Apparently you are transmitting it 
correctly.

2)  You haven't stated WHAT SOFTWARE you entered the posit into, or 
where, or on what device, the incorrect display is appearing.  Without 
this rather obvious information, it is nearly impossible to guess at 
your problem. 


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