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Best services for finding your location via geographic coordinates

Our guide will help you to:

  1. Get the exact coordinates of any place on a map, or vice versa, 
  2. Find any point or place by its known latitude and longitude

With the help of GPS system you can have a sense of direction anywhere and under any conditions. There are many services and apps allowing to find places by their geographic coordinates and vice versa. The best ones are:

Best apps for getting GPS coordinates on Android and iOS devices

Navigation utilities with maps of different cities are among the most popular and in high-demand apps in app stores. 

Mostly, all map apps operate in more or less the same principle and they have one purpose: to give users a sense of direction in unfamiliar territory and help them map the most optimal route. The majority of them have additional functionality (which you quite often have to pay for) with the facilitation of which it becomes much easier to use these apps. 

Google Maps are running slow: how to speed up the app

Navigation apps have become an inherent part of modern people’s lives. They allow to quickly find the needed location, map a route, explore a new city, etc. There are often other apps with navigation, different handbooks, games with augmented reality which you can find on Google Maps service.

How to change Google Maps assistant's voice

Google Maps is an extremely popular and widely used tool with a wide range of functionality. One of its most useful features is the voice navigation which serves its users as an excellent companion and assistant during any trip.

Free compasses for Android: review on the best apps

Designed to work on modern smartphones and tablets compass apps have gained great popularity among travelers, athletes and outdoor enthusiasts. Land navigation doesn't require an additional device anymore since you already have everything you need on your smartphone which you're certain to always have with you. 

The best pedometer apps for Android

Modern people walk on foot far less than our ancestors. Due to the changed way of life: sedentary work, use of a private car or public transport, etc. In order to be in good shape a person needs to make at least 10 thousand steps per day. 

Waze GPS Navigation app: how to use offline maps

Waze Navigation app is a free app that has support of its users and which allows to assess the data on roads in real time. Every person using Waze can make various marks on a map, for example, a section of a road which is closed for a repair or a point with heavy traffic due to an accident.

How to use Google Maps in offline mode

It's difficult to navigate with no maps or navigation app in an unfamiliar place and this is the case when Google Maps app steps in. But at the same time the internet connection can be too slow and not enough to download a full map and build a route.

Luckily offline mode comes to the rescue allowing you to download in advance a map of a selected area together with all its roads and key points onto your device. After doing it you can work with Google Maps offline and you only need GPS connection to satellites.