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I have a shapefile with a single layer of type point.

It is in the google CRS (EPSG:900913).

When I use the 'Identify Feature' tool it gives me lots of information about the point clicked on, but I cant see the coordinates. Is there a way to find out the lat/lng of a point interactively?

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When using Identify, you can access coordinate information in the "derived" section of the results.

An alternative is Coordinate Capture plugin.

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Thanks underdark, I had looked here but it only gives me a x and y value. I'm not sure what they are but they are not degrees latitude and longitude. Is there some setting I need to get it to display the correct thing here? –  spiderplant0 Feb 21 '13 at 20:54
The easiest way to get lat/lon from non-WGS84 layers is Coordinate Capture plugin. –  underdark Feb 21 '13 at 20:56
Thanks, that worked –  spiderplant0 Feb 21 '13 at 21:17

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