Many times we require to extract the GPS coordinates from a Google Map location. Similarly we might need to pinpoint an exact location in Google Map with knowledge of GPS coordinates obtained from a GPS device. This articles demonstrates how you can use GPS coordinates with Google Maps.
Suppose you are using your favorite GPS device and have located an interesting place to share with your friends. Once ytou record the GPS coordinates with your GPS device, you can easily share the location with your friends by mapping the GPS coordinates on Google Maps. Just go to the following URL:
, substituting the LATITUDE and LONGITUDE above with the ones you obtain from the GPS device. For example I am currently writing this article from coordinates (35.892944,14.460829), and you can easily find this location on Google Maps by visiting http://maps.google.com/?ll=35.892944,14.460829: