How You Can Find Current GPS Coordinates on iPhone
All models of iPhone have been integrated an GPS to assist in navigation and enables users pinpoint precision for the location. While almost of you use the Maps app for the navigation and location, so you should also know exactly GPS coordinates when it comes to longitude and latitude, or maybe for discovering particular location GPS coordinates on maps. In DMS format, you’ll see the existing GPS coordinates, so simply follow the given steps below to find current GPS coordinates on iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch via the Compass app.
How to Display Current GPS Coordinates on iPhone using Compass
Step 1: First, you need to enable the Location Services on your iPhone/iPad by going to Settings –> Privacy –> Location Services, and make sure to give the permission for Compass app to access location data.
Step 2: Open Compass app on your device.
Step 3: If needed, wait for a while before the current location is determined.
Step 4: Search for GPS Coordinates in degree, minute, second format (DMS) at the bottom of the app on your iPhone/iPad.
Step 5: Tap and hold on the coordinates and choose “Copy” from pop-up message to copy coordinates.
GPS coordinates can now be copied and pasted in Notes app, email, or you can take a screenshot of the iPhone display for capturing GPS coordinates. Then you can paste the copied or noted GPS coordinates inside a Maps app, and view it on a map or develop a pin. Once the spot is entered into a Maps app, you will be able to easily share a Maps location from the iPhone or the Mac.
In addition, if you want to track down a particular location, it would be useful for the compass position so that you can lock it inside the same iPhone Compass app.