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Topic # 17023 8-Nov-2007 15:46
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ref1 01000111 01000011 01010110 01011001 01001110 01000110
ref 2 01000111 01000011 01010010 00111001 00110101 01010111
ref3 01000111 01000011 00110001 00110101 01000001 01011010 00110110
need help changing thse binary#'s to decimals for geocaching coords I've tried everthing on web, the coords should read
as 36 12.473 094 09.439 (example) any help woud be appreciated. thanks

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Master Geek


  Reply # 94299 8-Nov-2007 17:06
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Hi,

So the ref1 should be: 71 67.86 89 78.70? You might want to clarify what the binary format is first. Is it little endian or big endian? Is it only positive or does it include negatives?

Also how is the conversion going to be done? once you know how it's formatted you shuold be able to find a script or make one easily enough to do the conversion for you..

Cheers,




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