This post will serve as a guide to moving map GPS navigation. Naturally, we will be using Mud Map HD as a reference.

What is Moving Map and how does it help me navigate off road?

Put simply, Moving Map just means your location moving on a map. It's made possible with GPS technology. As you travel, the device tracks your GPS location and displays your location on a screen. Knowing your location is critial for confident navigation. If you know where you are, you can plan easily plan a route to your destination. This is just one of the major benefits a Mapping capable GPS has over paper maps.

Moving Map on Mud Map apps

To find your location, simply tap the Moving Map button once (figure 1)

Figure 1. Moving Map button Mud Map HD

Figure 1. Moving Map button Mud Map HD

The moving map button will be highlighted, indicating your location is locked. As you move, the map will follow your location. (Figure 2)

Figure 2. Moving Map mode is on

Figure 2. Moving Map mode is on

Tap the button again will rotate the map to your direction of travel. (Figure 3)

Figure 3. Moving Map mode and rotate map to your direction of travel.

Figure 3. Moving Map mode and rotate map to your direction of travel.

GPS is a global system and does not require mobile phone or internet connectivity for operation and gives you the freedom to explore more.

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AuthorLi Xia