Trying to figure out where the heck you are? This GPS module might be what you need to keep you or your project from getting really lost.
Does your project need to be able to track its position globally? When used in an outdoor environment, the Parallax GPS Receiver with its integrated patch antenna can provide standard raw NMEA0183 strings or specific data from up to 12 satellites via a standard serial interface.
This compact (2" x 1.5" x 0.625")and light weight (30g) module provides current time, date, latitude, longitude, altitude, speed and travel direction/heading among other data, and can be used in a host of applications, including navigation, tracking systems, mapping, fleet management and robotics.
The Parallax GPS Receiver Module includes a programmable Parallax SX microprocessor and open-source control firmware for advanced users who wish to modify it. This source code is not supported by HVW Technologies (or Parallax), but is offered as a free download below by clicking on the "Download Resources" link.