playing with GPS: GPSMeter

With this cool tool you can measure the distance and area using your GPS Receiver. Great thing to play with ;)


“The main characteristics are:

– Coordinates Lat/Lon and UTM
– 270 Map Datums predefined
– User’s Map Datum
– Precise Calculation of the area using projection UTM
– Calculation of distances in 2D
– Precise reading of the position of the GPS using averages
– Introduction of fixpoints in Lat/Lon or UTM
– Conversion between coordinates
– Navigation to the fixpoints
– Units of measurement: Metric system or Imperial
– Export of the area in ASCII and DXF
– Scales and Zoom
– Languages: English, German, French and Spanish”