Geohashing:Current events

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news archiveEdit What's new on the wiki?

  • There's a stripped-down expedition template for frequent expeditioners: Use {{subst:Expedition2}}
  • There's a new map for exploring past expeditions and today's geohash: geohashing.win
  • We have now reached 15000 expeditions!
  • The PHP version underlying the wiki engine software has been updated. Let DanQ know if you spot any new (or old) bugs.
  • Happy first anniversary of the wiki's revival, if you count the 'birthday' as the date of the first user account creation plus the announcement on IRC!
  • The subdivision geohash is an achievement now.
  • SIGSTKFLT is doing a slow rollout of Ribbon2. Add a comment if you see any problems.
  • It's now possible to upload and embed GPX tracklogs of your expeditions.

More pages needing discussionDiscussion archiveEdit Now discussing - please join in: 

  • Renaming Proposal to discuss potentially renaming certain aspects of the wiki which may be considered problematic. This discussion has a deadline of 2024-03-18 and any supportive or opposing comments are greatly appreciated.
  • Future/fixes on the wiki - now we're out of the Dark Ages we can add new features to the wiki: what would improve it?
  • A proposal to identify users who are willing to be advocates/mentors for geohashing.
  • Join our discussions:

Upcoming Meetups

You too can have this much fun.

xkcd local meetups take place every Saturday at 4:00pm (local time) in your local graticule, when the location is accessible. Many graticules attempt a meeting any day of the week that the coordinates can be reached.

Today's Coordinates

West of -30°: announced 14:30 UTC, 23 February
East of -30°: .6411809, .1753862
Globalhash: 25.412562994910,-116.860961050260

Please check your local graticule page for more details about meetup organisation, fellow geohashers, etc. See Help:Contents for information on how to use these coordinates to find the meetup location.

Saturday Coordinates

The coordinates for the next Saturday meetups, scheduled for 24 February 2024, will be based on the Dow’s opening price published at 09:30 EST (14:30 UTC) on Friday 23 February. See timeanddate.com to convert this time to your local time zone.

Automated Lists of Expeditions

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Expeditions Being Planned

2024-02-23

Recent Expeditions

2024-02-22
Melbourne East, Australia John, Stevage, KT On the nature strip of a vetinary hospital in Eltham North.
2024-02-21
Helensburgh, United Kingdom KerrMcF In a forest on Ben Gullipen.
2024-02-20
Perth, United Kingdom KerrMcF, Daniel In Balgownie Wood near Culross.


Invitations

Events not coinciding with official geohash locations are listed as Unofficial Invitations.

News Affecting Geohashers

News stories affecting geohashers may be linked in Breaking News.