No Wonder Google Maps Sends Me Off Route!!!

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No Wonder Google Maps Sends Me Off Route!!!

Post by SheilaH » Tue Feb 05, 2019 3:47 pm

The World Magnetic Model is updated and released every five years but 'this' release is unprecedented by erratic changes in the northern Artic pole region (satellite data in 2018 apparently confirmed this). I've no clue how or why the increase shift happened since 2015, but it's concerning indeed. All GPS data is affected...military, airlines, cell phones, rescue operations, and yes Google will need updated!!! :roll:
Earth's magnetic north pole is hurtling toward Russia
https://www.cnn.com/2019/02/05/health/n ... %3A28%3A36
Due to unplanned variations in the Arctic region, scientists have released a new model to more accurately represent the change of the magnetic field
https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/news/world-ma ... le-release
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Re: No Wonder Google Maps Sends Me Off Route!!!

Post by JaniceTroska » Tue Feb 05, 2019 10:19 pm

I have been finding the Waze app to be more reliable..

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