Apple was once a disaster, as it was first introduced in iOS 6. However, with the release of iOS 10, Apple really cleaned up the mess. Apple Maps is now more visually appealing and more convenient than ever.
If you have Apple Maps on your iPhone, you will be happy to know that you now can input and search maps using GPS coordinates with Apple Maps app, without switching apps.
In reality, Apple Maps lets you easily search for and locate your location simply by entering GPS coordinates on your iPhone. This may come in handy when you are traveling to an unfamiliar terrain or want to locate someone in case of emergency.
In this step-by-step guide, we will walk you through the steps to enter GPS coordinates on your iPhone using Apple Maps to find a location. Before we begin, make sure that you now have a modern version of Apple Maps installed on your device.
Steps to find a location by GPS coordinates on your iPhone using the Apple Maps
Step one: First off, you are supposed to launch the Maps app from your home screen. Once you are in, tap into search bar located at the bottom of the app to proceed
Step two: Next up, you simply need to enter the GPS coordinates you want to locate on the map (Make sure that you already have the GPS coordinates. If not, check out this post to get GPS coordinates on your iPhone)
Step three: Once you are done, you need to hit the blue Search button at the bottom-right corner of the screen. After that, the location defined by GPS coordinates will show up in maps.
Steps to find a location by GPS coordinates on your iPhone using the Google Maps
Step one: First off, you need to launch the Google Maps app from your home screen and then hit the Search bar at the top of the app
Step two: Next up, you have to enter the GPS coordinates for a location and hit the Search button
Step three: Google Maps will display the location that matches with the GPS coordinates
Got any questions? Let us know in the comments below.