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Global Positioning System. Uses satellites to determine geographic location.

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Arduino SoftwareSerial not receiving data from Neo-6M GPS module

I am trying to hook up my Neo-6M GPS module to my Arduino Uno but am having some trouble getting GPS data out of it. The code being used was taken from the TinyGPS library. I have set the ...
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Can I hook up two micros to one GPS module?

I've worked with a few different GPS modules. Most of them seem to just pump out data and not really interact with the micro controller. I have a quadcopter (Cheerson CX 20 Big Sky) It has a gps ...
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Ublox GPS with Arduino Mega 2560 not working

Recently I bought a GPS module (ublox neo-6M-0-001) for my Arduino Mega 2560. I connected Vcc and Gnd (LED at GPS module glows blue and sometimes blinking). GPS module RX port is connected to the ...
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Read a String from serial to debug the AT commands sent to my GPS shield

I want to extract an AT command's response (via serial port) to find out if the GPS shield is working as it should be. I used: if(Serial.available()>1){ String response = Serial.read(); ...
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How to change SIM908 GPS location coordinates format?

I am using the SIM908 module to get GPS position. The SIM908 sends the latitude and longitude in the ddmm.mmmm format, but major online services for GPS location (for example, Google Earth) use the ...
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Arduino Uno + Adafruit Ultimate GPS Shield Serial issue

I've had an Arduino Uno for a couple of months-making basic sketches-and recently purchased an Adafruit ultimate GPS shield and attached with soldered headers. This shield has 2 options for reading ...
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What components I need for a small GPS tracker

I am new to Arduino and want to create a graduation project for my university. I am thinking to create a GPS tracker that can be attached to a cloth to track kids, for example. So the requirements for ...
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Can I use GSM and GPS modules at the same time?

In my project I want to retrieve the Latitude and longitude and then transmit to a cell phone through GSM module. But the GSM as well as GPS modules uses the same pins i.e. Tx and Rx, so is it ...
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TinyGPS (Plus) Library

Is there a particular function in the library TinyGPS or TinyGPS Plus which outputs the raw NMEA sentences? I couldn't find anything about it on the website guide of the library.
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Using Multiple Serial Ports with arduino nano

I am using a arduino nano to control a adafruit ultimate gps and a xbee wireless controller. However I recently ran into a problem using both at the same time (before I was using each separately until ...
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Nano destroyed?

Board: OE Gravitech Nano Is it possible to destroy the board if there are a voltage on a Analog pin while the board is not powered? I have a application that use a analog (speed) voltage 0-4,9 from a ...
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Connecting the MKR GPS shield by cable or as a shield

I have an MKR WiFi 1010 and an MKR GPS Shield. When I connect my GPS Shield using the I2C cable, it works fine. This works perfectly (the bottom is the MKR Motor Carrier): However, when I use it as a ...
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Arduino : send data via satellite (or other solutions ? without GSM)

I'm a researcher and I'm looking to build a very tiny embedded system. I must to send data from the desert and above the ocean, to do that I think that my single option is to use satellite ...
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GPS stream question

I have an adafruit Ultimate GPS unit, its working fine. I am reading the GPS stream, via the command line, and one of the details, is "Angle: 167.97" I looked at a page about GPS sentences, but I'm ...
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How can I identify GPS sattelites in TinyGPS++?

I can see about 15 satellites (about 10 GPS + 5 Glonass) in u-center, but I see only about 10 satellites using TinyGPS++. I suspect that TinyGPS++ can see GPS only. I see lines containing $GNRMC $...
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What do the TinyGPS++ output parameters mean?

TinyGPS++ give many output parameters. Where can I find explanation what do all output parameters mean? I don't understand what is the meaning of the following parameters: Course Speed Card ...
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NEO-6M is working but it doesnt show data

So I'm having a little bit of difficulty here in my NEO-6M. The problem is it doesn't show any data in my serial monitor. My NEO-6M Led is already blinking so its already ok. RX -> Pin3 , TX -> ...
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GSM+GPS modules

Say, I need to track a vehicle using Arduino and a (GPS+GSM) module. Though GPS can be used to get Location of the Vehicle(and then sent using GSM), why would we even do it using GPS if we already ...
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Connect Arduino to LiDAR via RS-232

Edit: We're so close! Update at bottom! I'm not sure if this is the right place to ask, but since you helped my so much in the past, I thought it's worth a try. So as I stated in my last question, I'...
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How to merge two GPS coordinates without losing decimals

I want to take the GPS coordinates like 42.1234 per 22.1234 and merge them as a string, with a separator character: 42.1234 x 22.1234 But using this code: gps_string = (String)gps.location.lat()+' ...
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Problem with powering ublox NEO-6M GPS module

Firstly, I'd like to mention that I'm a beginner. This is the first time I've worked with a GPS module. The serial monitor is completely empty when I upload the following code to my circuit: #...
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Sim800L Uploading issues, HTTPACTION returns 0, 302, 701

I'm using the Sim800L module and the NEO6M GPS Module in combination with an Arduino nano to create a simple tracking device. I get the data from the GPS and try to upload it to my site with some ...
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Sending data through esp8266 using arduino

I'm trying to send GPS data using esp8266 using Arduino board. I've used neo-6m receiver and esp8266-01 module. Below is my program using AT commands. The program is successfully compiled and loaded ...
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Sending GPS data through a WiFi module

I'm trying to send GPS data using a neo-6m GPS module through WiFi using esp8266 module, I have both of the modules working alone, but when I try using both the WiFi works but won't send the data from ...
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TinyGPS doesn't give longitude latitude and other data

I'm trying to get GPS coordinates using TinyGPS. But it keeps printing ********* for the data fields. Any idea on how to get this working?. Here is what the serial monitor looks like. Here is my ...
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how to make GPRS/GSM SIM900 shield work with gps neo-6M module using Arduino UNO board

I'm a beginer to arduino program.i will like to make a program that will send latitude and longitude on my mysql database.so since 3 days i try to learn how to use all this material(GPRS/GSM SIM900 ...
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SIM800C, CPIN: NOT READY (ERROR CODE : +CME ERROR: 10)

I'm using a SIM800C module, and usually it works fine, but lately it has started giving the error "+CPIN: NOT READY" with ERROR CODE : +CME ERROR: 10(SIM NOT INSERTED). As soon as I get this message, ...
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Parsing example code in Adafruit GPS library with Ultimate Adafruit GPS

I've synced my Uno with the Arduino IDE and I'm using the below code to get the GPS coordinates. // Test code for Adafruit GPS modules using MTK3329/MTK3339 driver // // This code shows how to ...
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GPS(Incorrect time showing)

Anyone help? It shows incorrect time. Please help. /* Conexion pines Arduino GPS D3 RX D4 TX */ #include <SoftwareSerial.h> //...
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Is it possible to upload a file with GPS values onto my arduino?

I am absolutely new at arduino but ok with writing code. I am trying to upload 20 points of interest lat/long as a static file that sits on my arduino. Then I want to use my GPS sensor and a function ...
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Hardware Serial connection for Arduino Mega 2560 NEO GY-GPSMV2 GPS module

My project is Vehicle Tracking System, One of my module is GPS module (Neo GY-GPSMV2). I can successfully see the GPS coordinates via Software Serial. But what I want is that my Arduino should not be ...
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Make Arduino send and receive at the same time

I am working on a project where I connect a GPS module and GPRS SIM900 shield. The location will be sent when it recives a certain character. Now my question is, can the Arduino receive from GPRS and ...
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Why do GPS coordinates fail to save on MySQL database using SIM900?

My project is a vehicle tracking system. I'm using a NEO-6M for GPS and a SIM900 for GPRS. I want to send the GPS coordinates to a MySQL database. I've tested the GPS and it's working well. I've ...
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serial data transfer on gps shield duinopeak

I'm using an arduino uno r3 with a gps shield duinopeak. The shield is configured using RX pin 3 and Tx pin 2, as image below: I'm using the TinyGPSPlus library to read NMEA data. This is my code: /...
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No serial data from Adafruit GPS (on Arduino 101)

New Adafruit GPS connected to my Arduino 101 board. When trying to use the RX/TX hardware serial (on digital pins 0 / 1), with a simple sketch (described by Adafruit) to output a serial response, I'...
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How to extract latitude and longitude from GPS

I want to extract longitude and latitude from GSM/GPS module and then upload it to thingspeak. I am using sim808 GSM/GPS module and AT+CGPSINF=0 to get GPS location information sentence (CGPSINF: 0,6....
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Problem with 2 decimal places/2 significant figures

Lora/GPS Shield + Arduino Uno + PLX-DAQ (latest custom version) I have a problem on how to generate more than 1/2 decimal output. Currently, I'm trying to generate GPS Lat and Long(code from TinyGPS++...
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Design vehicle tracking device

I want to create an Arduino based vehicle tracking device which will be moved into a production board without Arduino later. Right now I have a few questions: What GPS module should I use for a best ...
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I want to obtain the output of GPS at every 5 secs and store them onto database using Arduino uno,GPS SKG 13BL and GSM module??

I am on a project,in which I need to store the output of GPS from SKG 13BL to a database using Arduino UNO and GSM module.I wrote the following code #include <SoftwareSerial.h> #include <...
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Storing latitude and longitude floats as chars with specified precision

I am receiving lat and long data from a GPS and want to store these numbers in the middle of a sequence of chars. E.g. lat = -23.123456 long = 135.123456 I am after something like "Your coordinates ...
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How to print (or store) gps lat, lng value (TinyGPS++) with Bluetooth BLE nRF8001?

I have a u-blox gps module and I use TinyGPS (http://arduiniana.org/libraries/tinygpsplus/) to get out the lat + lng. If i write... Serial.println(gps.location.lat(), 6); ...out in the log I get ...
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Interfacing IMU and GPS with Arduino

I am using an Arduino UNO board and trying to interface IMU sensor (GY-521) and GPS sensor (Ublox Neo-6M) at the same time. The connections of the IMU and GPS are as follows IMU to Arduino: Vcc --> ...
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Arduino Uno R3 not working with Cytron shield GPS 53

My project is to find latitude and longitude of certain places. I am using an Arduino Uno R3 with a Cytron GPS 53 shield to get the position of places but, my device cannot run because COM4 already in ...
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GPS is not detected on SIM808 module!

I'm trying to get GPS coordinates using my SIM808 module by connecting it with Arduino. When I use this code, #include "SIM900.h" #include <SoftwareSerial.h> #include "gps.h" //To change pins ...
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Adafruit GPS module with SoftwareSerial affecting servo signals

I'm having a bit of an odd problem here. I'm programming a self-built quadcopter using an Arduino Uno for control. One of the sensor's that I'm using is Adafruit's GPS breakout. The motors are ...
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GPS timestamping of digitized voltages from geophones

I wonder if anyone has written a code for GPS time stamping of voltages from seismic geophone (or any other sensors) digitized by internal or better external ADC connected to Arduino? Since the ...
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GPS Transmits False Data with SD card in; True data with SD card out

I've programmed my Arduino Ethernet to receive data from a Skytraq Venus GPS receiver and separate it using TinyGPS, then store it on an SD card. With the SD card inserted, everything else except the ...
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How to send data from Arduino Uno with SIM900 GPRS to Firebase

I'm creating a real-time vehicle tracking Android application using the Arduino Uno and SIM900 GPS. I want to use Firebase as the database for the coordinates which will hold just the longitude and ...
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Cannot receive data from GPS SD Shield V2-B

I am attempting to receive GPS data from a GPS SD Shield V2-B purchased from maplin. I have attempted the very simple sketch they provide on their website linksprite.com. I have also tried following a ...
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MG2639 & Arduino Uno not GPS-ing?

is there any way I can run an MG2639 GPS Cellular Shield (the one SparkFun makes) on an Arduino Uno for GPS tracking purposes? It seems whether I use New or AltSoftSerial, the unit just can’t read ...
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