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I have an Excel table with lat and long coordinates in separate fields. Now I'd like to convert these fields into a third field with its MGRS coordinate. Any suggestions of how?

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    If you have access to ArcGIS 10.x, there is a "Convert Coordinate Notation" tool that will do this. MGRS is a coded alphanumeric string based on UTM. – Neil Ayres Nov 12 '14 at 15:25
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If you have ArcGIS 10+, you can use the convert Coordinate notation tool, as mentioned by Neil Ayres.

If you don't have ArcGIS, you can use EarthPoint batch converter, which works directly from a spreadsheet.

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