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How to send manual GPS tracking updates via email

If you do not have an Iridium GO, you can send your GPS position via email to tracking@predictwind.com and your position will be  displayed on your GPS tracking page. As this is a manual process, it should be done regularly during the day so friends/family can check your progress. 

 

The format of the email to be sent to tracking@predictwind.com is 

Subject: not required

PredictWind Login Email
Lat
Long

example of GPS update email 

someone@email.com
-36.818128
174.740746

Latitudes and longitudes can be sent in any of the formats below

+-179.99 # degrees
+-179 59.99 # degrees minutes
+-179 59 59.99 # degrees minutes seconds

NSEW markers markers can be placed in any of the following positions:

+-W179 59 59.99
+-179W 59 59.99
+-179 59 59.99W
+-179 59W

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