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Daniel82



Joined: 30 Jul 2012
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PostPosted: Mon Jul 30, 2012 10:43 am    Post subject: Location Format Reply with quote

Hi,
I'm trying to upload my location onto WugPlotter profile, but can't seem to get it right. Getting an error: "ERROR: Location not added, your location does not fall within the bounds of the wug you selected" but I am par tof the PTA wug.

Could someone help convert this location GPS coords to the right format please or tell me what im doing wrong

2534'49.05"S
2820'12.73"E
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ProtZkroG



Joined: 21 Jun 2007
Posts: 333

PostPosted: Mon Jul 30, 2012 11:41 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

read the getting stared guide on www.ptawug.co.za


Using Google Earth (earth.google.com 14MB) to get the coordinates for your location (please use the decimal degrees-only format eg. -25.5764, 28.4634 ... To set google earth to display it this way click Tools -> Options and set the coordinate format to Decimal Degrees
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Daniel82



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PostPosted: Mon Jul 30, 2012 12:26 pm    Post subject: Thanks Reply with quote

Thanks, i found the setting.
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