How does GPS work?


This document provides a quick explanation of how GPS works, including: (1) errors that need to be considered; (2) how GPS is applied to studying plate tectonics and fault movement; and (3) different types of GPS.

Subject: Geography:Geospatial, Geoscience:Geology:Geophysics:Geodesy
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Geodesy, GIS/Remote Sensing, Geophysics