[amsat-bb] Re: Grid Location
Nigel Gunn G8IFF/W8IFF
nigel at ngunn.net
Sat Aug 14 16:16:45 PDT 2010
Or look at yuor GPS.
On 14-Aug-10 22:49, Steve Meuse wrote:
> John Neeley expunged (w6zkh at att.net):
>> First Mike, you are in EN81gq, per QRZ.com, and second you dont need the last 2
> I would avoid using QRZ.com *if you want your 6 digit grid locator*....
> I discovered they use the geographical center of your zip code, or some other method that isn't accurate. It's easy enough to get your lat-long from google earth and plug it into the Amsat grid calculator as well....
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