Apps, whether they are connected with iPhone or Android, keeps on adding new features, especially those apps are known social media apps like Facebook Messenger. We are aware that sharing location when traveling through an unknown territory is crucial, and thus we must know how to share location in Facebook Messenger on iPhone and Android.

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If you are finding it difficult to get the exact location, you can just share your location with your friend on Facebook Messenger, and that too live. Apart from this one can also share a location to fix a meeting, party or any such occasion. So, sharing location on Facebook Messenger can be very helpful for us and others as well.

By taking everything into account let us now know how we can also share location by using Facebook Messenger both on iPhone and Android smartphones.

How to Share Location in Facebook Messenger on iPhone and AndroidHow to Share Location in Facebook Messenger on iPhone and Android

Before moving any further, let us first know how we can check our location on Facebook Messenger. Here is how you can do that.

Step #1. Make sure you got an updated version of Facebook Messenger if you are not so sure about it then first update it and then launch it.

Open Facebook Messenger on your iPhoneStep #2. Open any Personal or Group chat and tap on three horizontal dots just below the text window where you type your message.

Open any chat and tap on three horizontal dotsStep #3. Tap on Location option, and you will see your current location on a map below the text window.

Tap on Location option, and you will see your current location on a mapNow, you can share your location in three different ways via Facebook Messenger.

Share your Current Location

Tap on the Pin button at the top right of the map and then tap on Send at the top right corner.
Tap on the pin button at the top right of the map and then tap on Send

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Share Live Location

You have the option to keep your location live for 60 minutes. It would be very helpful in a situation when you want your friends to track your location for a specific period of time. To do so, simply tap on the Share Live Location.

Tap on the Share Live LocationAt any time if you want to stop sharing your live location, just tap on Stop Sharing at the bottom center.

To stop sharing your live location, just tap on Stop SharingShare Precise Location for Meeting

Just in case you want to share any specific location with your friends for a meeting or hangout, you need to tap on the Pin button at the top right. Then, type in the particular location in the search field.

Tap on the pin button at the top right. Then, type in the particular location in the search field
The map will suggest the location you are searching for, tap on it. Finally, tap on the Send at the right corner.

Tap on the Send at the right cornerSo, this is how you can share your current, live and a particular location with your friends using Facebook Messenger on iPhone and Android.

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