# What are these symbols in Garmin Pilot?

When I start editing a flight plan in Garmin Pilot, if I have a distance that is farther (like 1,000 nm or farther) I get these two symbols in the map on the Flight Plan pane:

One is a tower and the other is an oval.

Here is the entire pane view:

Any idea what these two symbols are?

The tower looks like the same symbols as 'obstruction' from the Garmin Pilot manual, but note that the filed altitude is 39,000 feet (ie, no obstacles that high around here.)

• I initially thought is was an indicator for 'midway fuel' but changing the initial fuel amount does not move the two symbols... – dawg Nov 20 '18 at 0:02
• The first one is a lighted obstacle that is not a factor due to altitude, I think the second one is sky conditions but still trying to verify. – Ron Beyer Nov 20 '18 at 0:43
• The first one is a lighted obstacle -- I don't think so. 1) It moves as the flight direction changes; 2) The flight plan is 39,000 feet so every lighted tower is irrelevant. I think the second one is sky conditions - Again, I don't think so. The tower and the oval, if present, are always the same distance apart and always right on the rhumb line – dawg Nov 20 '18 at 0:56
• Is this Garmin Pilot for Android or iOS? – Ron Beyer Nov 20 '18 at 1:20
• It is iOS. On the new iPad Pro – dawg Nov 20 '18 at 1:27

• Great! It took me a while to find Highest Point. On my version, Press Flight Plan; Then press the blue ⓘ; The Highest Point for the details and Lat / Lon. Makes sense (obviously) that it is always on the rhumb line. – dawg Nov 20 '18 at 5:06