Viewing Position Data

View Current Position

To view the current position of your tracker(s), expand the group containing the tracker(s) of interest, and then click on the tracker name(s). Their names will turn bold, indicating that they have been selected - for instance Gulf Princess and Persian Bulk.

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Select Devices

Each time a tracker is selected on the control panel, a marker pin will appear on the map. By clicking on the device name again, you can deselect it. You can also select/deselect more tracker in the same way.

Visual Position Data

In the Map Controls tab of the Tools Panel, you will notice the selected tracker(s) listed there.

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Viewing Position Data

Now press the Show/Hide Tracks button. This will add a second Positions From: and Positions To: window underneath.

You can now see the position of your selected tracker(s) from and up to particular date. Positions starting from a particular date are entered on the left drop-down calendar. Positions up to a particular date are entered on the right drop-down calendar.

Enter the date you'd like to get tracking positions from/to and press "Done" each time.Enter the date you'd like to get tracking positions from/to and press "Done" each time.

Enter the date you'd like to get tracking positions from/to and press "Done" each time.

You can move the range slider to the date of your choice and see the positions of your tracker(s) at that particular date. Pressing on the right/left arrow keys underneath the range slider will visualise the movement of your tracker(s) forwards/backwards in time.

A tracker's GPS fixes can be shown on the screen by selecting the Show/Hide position button.

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Map Controls - Show/Hide Tracks

Position Data in Table Form

If you'd like to export your tracker's position data in table form, click on the cog next to its name and select Position Data.

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Position Data menu

Set the date for each drop-down calendar, press Done for each date, then Filter to display the data.

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Position Data Table View

Your device's position data table features the following information:

Time (UTC)

Position timestamp

Latitude

Latitude of the position

Longitude

Longitude of the position

MGRS

Military Grid Reference System

OS Grid

Ordnance Survey Coordinates

SOG

Speed over ground (mph)

GPS SOG

GPS SOG

COG

Course over ground (degrees)

GPS COG

GPS COG

Altitude

Altitude of position (m above sea level)

Ext. Power

External power at time of transmission

Battery

Battery percentage at time of transmission

Source

Source of transmission coordinates (GPS or Iridium)

CEP

Circular error probability (km)

Temperature

Temperature at time of transmission

Reason

Reason for particular transmission

GPS PDOP

GPS Geometric Dilution of Precision

Nav Mode

Type of GPS position acquired

On top right of the table is a Download As button that allows you to export data in the following forms.

Excel Spreadsheet

Microsoft Excel XLS spreadsheet.

KML File

Keyhole Markup Language files

GPX File

GPS eXchange Format file

CSV File

File with comma separated values