GPS receiver

GPS receiver

T540/0103 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 41.8MB

Downloadable file size: 2.2MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: MARTIN RIEDL/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Global positioning system (GPS) receiver held in a hand. 24 GPS satellites trace precision orbits around the Earth. Each satellite transmits radio signals that can be detected by this receiver. Three signals allow calculation of latitude and longitude. A fourth signal allows altitude calculations. Transmission of time data allows the calculation of local time. This is a Garmin eTrex GPS receiver that is receiving signals from eight GPS satellites and giving a location in the far north and west of Canada, just within the Arctic Circle.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: arctic, canada, canadian, cold, communication, communications, device, electronic, electronics, etrex, exploration, explorer, freezing, frozen, garmin, global positioning receiver, gps, hand, ice, location, navigation, navigational, polar, portable, remote, satellite, snow, survival equipment, technological, technology, telecommunication, telecommunications, wilderness

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.