### Garmin GPS Device Data Field Options

Garmin GPS Device Data Field Options

Please find below a selection of Data Field options that are available for your Trip computer / Compass Screen / Map Page Data Boxes.

N.B Depending on the model of your GPS Device you may not have all these choices available.

Some data fields require you to be navigating or require ANT+® accessories to display data.

**24 hr Max. Temperature**

The maximum temperature recorded in the last 24 hours.

**24 hr Min. Temperature**

The minimum temperature recorded in the last 24 hours.

**Accuracy of GPS**

The margin of error for your exact location. For example, your GPS location is accurate to within +/- 12 ft. (3.65 m).

**Alarm Timer**

The current time of the countdown timer.

**Ambient Pressure**

The uncalibrated environmental pressure.

**Ascent - Average**

The average vertical distance of ascent since the last reset.

**Ascent - Maximum**

The maximum rate of ascent in feet per minute or meters per minute since the last reset.

**Ascent - Total**

The total elevation distance ascended since the last reset.

**Automotive Turn**

The direction of the next turn in the route. You must be navigating for this data to appear.

**Average Cadence**

The average cadence for the current activity.

**Average HR**

The average heart rate for the current activity.

**Avg HR %Max.**

The average percentage of maximum heart rate for the current activity.

**Avg Lap**

The average lap time for the current activity.

**Barometer**

The calibrated current pressure.

**Battery Level**

The remaining battery power.

**Bearing**

The direction from your current location to a destination. You must be navigating for this data to appear.

**Cadence**

The number of revolutions of the crank arm or number of strides per minute. Your device must be connected to a cadence accessory for this data to appear.

**Calories**

The number of total calories burned.

**Compass Hdg.**

The direction you are moving based on the compass.

**Course**

The direction from your starting location to a destination. Course can be viewed as a planned or set route. You must be navigating for this data to appear.

**CourseCurrent Lap**

The stopwatch time for the current lap.

**Date**

The current day, month, and year.

**Depth**

The depth of the water. Your device must be connected to a NMEA® 0183 or NMEA 2000® device capable of acquiring the water depth.

**Descent - Average**

The average vertical distance of descent since the last reset.

**Descent - Maximum**

The maximum rate of descent in feet per minute or meters per minute since the last reset.

**Descent - Total**

The total elevation distance descended since the last reset.

**Distance To Dest.**

The remaining distance to the destination. You must be navigating for this data to appear.

**Distance To Next**

The remaining distance to the next waypoint on the route. You must be navigating for this data to appear.

**Elapsed Activity Time**

The total time recorded. For example, if you start the timer and run for 10 minutes, then stop the timer for 5 minutes, then start the timer and run for 20 minutes, your elapsed time is 35 minutes.

**Elevation**

The altitude of your current location above or below sea level.

**Elevation - Maximum**

The highest elevation reached since the last reset.

**Elevation - Minimum**

The lowest elevation reached since the last reset.

**Elev Abv Ground**

The altitude of your current location above ground level (if maps contain sufficient elevation information).

**ETA at Destination**

The estimated time of day when you will reach the destination (adjusted to the local time of the destination). You must be navigating for this data to appear.

**ETA at Next**

The estimated time of day when you will reach the next waypoint on the route (adjusted to the local time of the waypoint). You must be navigating for this data to appear.

**Glide Ratio**

The ratio of horizontal distance travelled to the change in vertical distance.

**Glide Ratio to Dest.**

The glide ratio required to descend from your current position to the destination elevation. You must be navigating for this data to appear.

**GPS Elevation**

The altitude of your current location using GPS.

**GPS Heading**

The direction you are moving based on GPS.

**GPS Signal Strength**

The strength of the GPS satellite signal.

**Grade**

The calculation of rise (elevation) over run (distance). For example, if for every 10 ft. (3 m) you climb you travel 200 ft. (60 m), the grade is 5%.

**Heading**

The direction you are moving.

**Heart Rate**

Your heart rate in beats per minute (bpm). Your device must be connected to a compatible heart rate monitor.

**Heart Rate - %Max.**

The percentage of maximum heart rate.

**Heart Rate Zone**

The current range of your heart rate (1 to 5). The default zones are based on your user profile and maximum heart rate (220 minus your age).

**Lap Ascent**

The vertical distance of ascent for the current lap.

**Lap Cadence**

The average cadence for the current lap.

**Lap Descent**

The vertical distance of descent for the current lap.

**Lap Distance**

The distance travelled for the current lap.

**Lap HR**

The average heart rate for the current lap.

**Lap Heart Rate Percent**

The average percentage of maximum heart rate for the current lap.

**Lap Speed**

The average speed for the current lap.

**Laps**

The number of laps completed for the current activity.

**Last Lap Ascent**

The vertical distance of ascent for the last completed lap.

**Last Lap Cadence**

The average cadence for the last completed lap.

**Last Lap Descent**

The vertical distance of descent for the last completed lap.

**Last Lap Distance**

The distance travelled for the last completed lap.

**Last Lap HR**

The average heart rate for the last completed lap.

**Last Lap Speed**

The average speed for the last completed lap.

**Last Lap Time**

The stopwatch time for the last completed lap.

**Location (lat/lon)**

The current position in latitude and longitude regardless of the selected position format setting.

**Location (selected)**

The current position using the selected position format setting.

**Location of Dest.**

The position of your destination. You must be navigating for this data to appear.

**None**

This is a blank data field.

**Odometer**

A running tally of distance travelled for all trips. This total does not clear when resetting the trip data.

**Off Course**

The distance to the left or right by which you have strayed from the original path of travel. You must be navigating for this data to appear.

**Pointer**

An arrow points in the direction of the next waypoint or turn. You must be navigating for this data to appear.

**Speed**

The current rate of travel.

**Speed - Maximum**

The highest speed reached since the last reset.

**Speed - Moving Avg.**

The average speed while moving since the last reset.

**Speed - Overall Avg.**

The average speed while moving and stopped since the last reset.

**Speed Limit**

The reported speed limit for the road. Not available in all maps and in all areas. Always rely on posted road signs for actual speed limits.

**Stopwatch Timer**

The stopwatch time for the current activity.

**Sunrise**

The time of sunrise based on your GPS position.

**Sunset**

The time of sunset based on your GPS position.

**Temperature**

The temperature of the air. Your body temperature affects the temperature sensor.

**Temperature - Water**

The temperature of the water. Your device must be connected to a NMEA 0183 device capable of acquiring the water temperature.

**Time of Day**

The current time of day based on your current location and time settings (format, time zone, daylight saving time).

**Time to Destination**

The estimated time remaining before you reach the destination. You must be navigating for this data to appear.

**Time to Next**

The estimated time remaining before you reach the next waypoint in the route. You must be navigating for this data to appear.

**To Course**

The direction in which you must move to get back on the route. You must be navigating for this data to appear.

**Total Lap**

The stopwatch time for all the completed laps.

**Activity Distance**

The distance travelled for the current track.

**Trip Odometer**

A running tally of the distance travelled since the last reset.

**Trip Time - Moving**

A running tally of the time spent moving since the last reset.

**Trip Time - Stopped**

A running tally of the time spent not moving since the last reset.

**Trip Time**

A running tally of the total time spent moving and not moving since the last reset.

**Turn**

The angle of difference (in degrees) between the bearing to your destination and your current course. L means turn left. R means turn right. You must be navigating for this data to appear.

**Velocity Made Good**

The speed at which you are closing on a destination along a route. You must be navigating for this data to appear.

**Vert Dist to Dest**

The elevation distance between your current position and the destination. You must be navigating for this data to appear.

**Vert Dist to Next**

The elevation distance between your current position and the next waypoint in the route. You must be navigating for this data to appear.

**Vertical Speed**

The rate of ascent or descent over time.

**Vertical Speed to Dest.**

The rate of ascent or descent to a predetermined altitude. You must be navigating for this data to appear.

**Waypoint at Dest.**

The last point on the route to the destination. You must be navigating for this data to appear.

**Waypoint at Next**

The next point on the route. You must be navigating for this data to appear.

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