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Added in API level 3

GpsSatellite

public final class GpsSatellite
extends Object

java.lang.Object
   ↳ android.location.GpsSatellite


This class represents the current state of a GPS satellite. This class is used in conjunction with the GpsStatus class.

Summary

Public methods

float getAzimuth()

Returns the azimuth of the satellite in degrees.

float getElevation()

Returns the elevation of the satellite in degrees.

int getPrn()

Returns the PRN (pseudo-random number) for the satellite.

float getSnr()

Returns the signal to noise ratio for the satellite.

boolean hasAlmanac()

Returns true if the GPS engine has almanac data for the satellite.

boolean hasEphemeris()

Returns true if the GPS engine has ephemeris data for the satellite.

boolean usedInFix()

Returns true if the satellite was used by the GPS engine when calculating the most recent GPS fix.

Inherited methods

From class java.lang.Object

Public methods

getAzimuth

Added in API level 3
float getAzimuth ()

Returns the azimuth of the satellite in degrees. The azimuth can vary between 0 and 360.

Returns
float the azimuth in degrees

getElevation

Added in API level 3
float getElevation ()

Returns the elevation of the satellite in degrees. The elevation can vary between 0 and 90.

Returns
float the elevation in degrees

getPrn

Added in API level 3
int getPrn ()

Returns the PRN (pseudo-random number) for the satellite.

Returns
int PRN number

getSnr

Added in API level 3
float getSnr ()

Returns the signal to noise ratio for the satellite.

Returns
float the signal to noise ratio

hasAlmanac

Added in API level 3
boolean hasAlmanac ()

Returns true if the GPS engine has almanac data for the satellite.

Returns
boolean true if the satellite has almanac data

hasEphemeris

Added in API level 3
boolean hasEphemeris ()

Returns true if the GPS engine has ephemeris data for the satellite.

Returns
boolean true if the satellite has ephemeris data

usedInFix

Added in API level 3
boolean usedInFix ()

Returns true if the satellite was used by the GPS engine when calculating the most recent GPS fix.

Returns
boolean true if the satellite was used to compute the most recent fix.
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