The description of GPS Location Information
Where am I?
GET INFORMATION ABOUT WHERE YOU ARE
Have you asked yourself this question before? This app shows you the latitude, longitude, altitude, direction, speed, and address of your current location using the GPS. You can also switch between imperial (USA) and metric system.
How can I share my current location?
SHARE YOU LOCATION
Have you ever tried telling your friends to pick you up, but can't find the exact address of your location? Worry no more! Using "GPS Location Information" you can send a link of your exact location to your friend and they can open up in Google Maps find you. You can share your location with anyone via any app such as SMS, WhatsApp, e-mail, Facebook etc. You can send your GPS coordinates via SMS at the touch of a button to a pre-saved phone number. You can use it as a help/panic button for someone to come and help you.
How can I show my friends and family the different places I have visited?
SAVE CURRENT LOCATION
Have you ever forgotten where you parked your car? Now just save your GPS co-ordinates when you park, and then tap the location to see it in Google Maps when you are looking for your car! Have you ever wondered when was the last time you visited a specific location? Now just save that location when you go there and you can see the date and time when you visited that place!
What if I am busy driving and can't look at my phone's screen?
Turn on speech at regular time intervals while driving so you can drive safely and listen to your GPS Location Information being spoken to you, while keeping your eyes on the road. If speech is turned on, it will warn you when you are going more than 60mph or 100km/h.
Where are nearby gas stations?
GAS STATIONS (USA Only)
View all the Gas Stations near your current location. View gas prices, latitude, longitude, and address. Click the station so you can see it on a map and drive to it.
What is the weather going to be?
View the current weather and forecast of your current location. You can view temperature, humidity, wind speed and direction, and sunrise/sunset. Also see the forecast for the next 24 hours in 3 hour intervals, as well as a daily forecast for the upcoming week.
How can I show my friends and family the trip I went on?
RECORD A TRIP
You can click on the record button to start recording your trip. The app will record your GPS coordinates at certain intervals (you can change it in settings). You can later view your trip, on a map as to all the places you went.
How can I constantly update my friends and family of my trip in real time?
Update your friends of your current location at regular intervals. Send them a certain number of text messages at certain intervals that can be configured in settings.
What is the best route to take to my destination?
Enter a starting point, ending point, and midpoints, and get the midpoints rearranged for the most optimal route based on shortest time. It tells you the distance and time you will take to visit all the places.
How does my phone know where I am? What satellites are my phone using right now to find my current location?
See how many satellites your phone can see, which ones your phone is using to find your location, and the location of each satellite.
What is the address of this place?
GET ADDRESS ON A MAP
Drop a pin anywhere on a map to see its latitude, longitude, and address. The location of the pin can also be saved, shared, and navigated to.
You can go to the settings and change the map type you want to see, normal, satellite, hybrid and terrain.
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