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GPS outage Saturday 6/24/17


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#1 R2D2

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Posted 25 June 2017 - 10:59 AM

My wife and I were heading up to Jacksonville FL Saturday mid-morning and I had no NAV service in the car. In fact my NAV screen had a red-x on the letters GPS indicating that there was no (not-enough) service. I also tried my smart phone and NAV services were down on it too.

 

I google a few GPS type monitoring sites and none of them had any outage planned or reported....Am I nuts (well I know I am)  :)

 

http://www.swpc.noaa...es-and-warnings

 

http://navigationser...OFCalendar.aspx

 

Anyone else have that issue especially in the Southeast USA?

 

 


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#2 drolds1

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Posted 25 June 2017 - 11:50 AM

I had no GPS issues yesterday but thanks for the websites. ;)  I did experience a brief outage a couple of weeks ago.



#3 4N1M4L

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Posted 03 July 2017 - 03:14 PM

gps "outage"  The only one i remember wasn't an outage, but a military test of a jamming device. The gps signal is very week. Sometimes just being in a steep canyon can block it. A single sattelite outage should be invisible if it were to ever occur. A systemic gps outage shouldn't happen.








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