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The Position.coords read-only property, a Coordinates object, represents a geographic attitude: it contains the location, that is longitude and latitude on the Earth, the altitude, and the speed of the object concerned, regrouped inside the returned value. It also contains accuracy information about these values.

Syntax

coord = position.coords

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Geolocation API
The definition of 'Position.coords' in that specification.
Recommendation Initial specification.

Browser compatibility

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Basic supportChrome Full support 5Edge Full support YesFirefox Full support 3.5IE Full support 9Opera Full support 16Safari Full support 5WebView Android Full support YesChrome Android Full support 18Edge Mobile Full support YesFirefox Android Full support 4Opera Android Full support 16Safari iOS Full support YesSamsung Internet Android ?

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