MicroView Digital Compass

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Resources and Going Further

There are a many more cool projects you can make with the MAG3110 sensor. If you combine the MAG3110 with a few other sensors, you can make a variety of projects that involve location and orientation sensing.

Check out Shawn Hymel's Adventues in Science: Using a Magnetometer as a Compass and example code for ideas:

For more sensor fun, check out these other great SparkFun tutorials:

VL6180 Hookup Guide

Get started with your VL6180 based sensor or the VL6180 breakout board.

Weather Meter Hookup Guide

How to assemble your very own weather meter!

Qwiic Ultrasonic Distance Sensor (HC-SR04) Hookup Guide

Get started with the Qwiic Ultrasonic Distance Sensor!

Tinker Kit Circuit Guide

This guide takes you through the basics of building 11 different circuits with the SparkFun Tinker Kit and how to program them using the Arduino IDE.