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Altitude wrong

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by obiwan_pierogi, Apr 23, 2014.

  1. obiwan_pierogi

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    I was hovering my vision 2 about 3 feet off the ground, and noticed that the altitude was reading 17+ feet.. What would cause this? I took off from ground level, and waited until the gps had locked on to have flashing green..
     
  2. AnselA

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    Phantom/FC200 DNG image EXIF data has: "GPSAltitudeRef Above Sea Level"
     
  3. ianwood

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    Altitude as displayed in the OSD is relative to the take off position (lat/lon/alt). GPS is not very good at altitude until you have a decent number of satellites.