furuno 620 lat/long data question

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  1. frenchy

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    I have a furuno 620 and recieving data from the garmin 545, problem is the lat-log on the furuno is not exactly the same as the garmin (where its getting the info from) ??? any thoughts? thanks
     
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    You might have one set up in degrees, minutes and seconds and the other as degrees, minutes and hundreths of a minute.

    They are the same number displayed in a different way.

    Example: 32 degree, 50 minutes, 30 seconds is the same as 32 degrees 50.50 minutes.
     
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  3. frenchy

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    Thank you....mystery solved....Jim


     

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