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gpskit:docs:zdgpskit:nmea:pgrmz

GPRMZ

Super class zdGPSKit.NMEA.Sentence
Namespace zdGPSKit.NMEA

Used to get the altitude in feet, regardless of units shown on the gps device display.

For devices with a buit-in altimeter this will be altitude computed by the internal altimeter.

Constructor


Syntax
Constructor( inNMEA0183DataChunk As String )

The only parameter needed is a NMEA 0183 sentence without the '$' prefix and the checksum value.

Methods


CurrentAltitudeFeet

Syntax
CurrentAltitudeFeet As String

The altitude in Feet.

CurrentAltitudeFeetSign

Syntax
CurrentAltitudeFeetSign As String

Should always return 'F' for feet.

CurrentAltitudeMeters

Syntax
CurrentAltitudeMeters As String

The altitude in Meters.

FixType

Syntax
FixType As String

The type of the fix. See constants below for the value and their meaning.

Constants


Fix Type

Name Value Description
kFixType2D 2 This is a 2D fix
kFixType3D 3 This is a 3D fix
kFixTypeNOFix 1 There is no valid fix
gpskit/docs/zdgpskit/nmea/pgrmz.txt · Last modified: 2016/05/20 08:14 (external edit)