The process of converting the coordinates of a map or an image from one system to another, typically by shifting, rotating, scaling, skewing, or projecting them.

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Geographic movement in c# [on hold]

I'm programming an game app by c#. I want to calculate movement of objects in app screen. For example I want to know if my object move from a source to destination (using their latitude and longitude) ...
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Problem transforming data from GCS Krasovsky to GCS WGS84

I am having trouble transforming data from GCS_Krasovsky_1940 to GCS_WGS_1984 in ArcGIS 10.4.1. I'm using the Project tool, but the geographic transformation parameter is left empty and I would expect ...
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Reproject coordinates in order to correct them in QGIS

I got two type of coordinates(correct values and incorrects(15m error)), and i want to specify transformation parameters between them in QGIS. I thought that finding Helmert transformation parameter ...
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Get two Shapefiles into one extent

Using QGIS 2.12: I have two shapefiles. One is a: xMin,yMin 4452526.72;5331472.42 : xMax,yMax 4453161.88;5332883.26 extent, tho I have set it to GK (DHDN) the other one is a: xMin,yMin -46.874;-6....
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Verifying formula that will convert longitude 0-360 to -180 to 180?

I have a netCDF file that contains climate data in a Gaussian grid. The longitudes are given from 0 to 360. I need to convert this to -180 to 180. Is this the correct formula - If longitude is ...
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Tool to modify position of orthomap (.kmz)?

I load and visually inspect orthomap from UAV, for this task I use Google Earth, but problem is that orthomap is not perfectly aligned to satelite maps. Is there any interactive tool that can modify ...
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QGIS 2.14.3. positioning gap between open layers layer and aerial image

When I add aerial images from a recent survey (delivered in EPSG:31468, DHDN_3_Degree_Gauss_Zone_4) to an empty project together with an openlayers osm layer I'm facing a strange positioning issue. I ...
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ArcGIS for Desktop 10.4 - aerial images not in correct postion

When I add aerial images from a recent survey (delivered in EPSG:31468, DHDN_3_Degree_Gauss_Zone_4) to a map document, these differ in position from a basemap as can be seen in the screenshot below (...
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How to create a new datum transformation within the ArcGIS REST API?

I'm trying to get a new (EPSG) datum transformation parameter added to the ArcGIS REST API so that I can then get a WKID code for use in ArcGIS Online applications. Does anyone know how to get a new ...
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Is there a SQL Server package similar to Oracle's SDO_CS?

I see that Oracle's SDO_CS package is able to do datum transformations. I'd like to do datum transformations in SQL Server. I searched, but have not found something like this for SQL Server. Is ...
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Converting UK OS NGR coordinates to lat/long using ogr2ogr?

How do I convert UK OS NGR coordinates to lat/long using ogr2ogr? I've read through the ogr2ogr page, but I can't see anything obvious on how to do it I've used the FME trial and it was as simple as ...
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Displaying details of geographic transformation using Tkinter and ArcPy?

I am using Tkinter V8.5.15 and Python V2.7.8 I am writing a tkinter program using python v2.7 and I would like to display the details of a selected geographic transformation. Esri describe how to ...
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Determining coordinates of a SHP file

i have a SHP file of a building converted from a DXF file. This SHP file is unprojected and have no specific coordinates (origin 0,0). I find WGS84 coordinates (lat, long) of this building from Google ...
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Determining coordinates for CAD file using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a CAD file of a building and I want it to be replaced on Google Maps with coordinates. The DXF-file is on a local coordinate system (undefined). I convert this file to SHP-file for editing. I ...
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GeoApi transformation throws NotImplementedException

Im trying out GeoApi and Proj.Net for transformation of coordinates between coordinate system. The code below gives me an NotImplementedException for any transformation, I checked the source code and ...
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QGIS On the fly reprojection issue

i'm having an issue with QGIS 2.14.3 (Windows 10). I've two layers: PostGIS table (EPSG:23030) Shapefile (EPSG:25830) I setup on the fly transformation (23030) in QGIS, just for check, but both ...
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How much error is should occur when using WGS84 to ECEF coordinates?

The method is not recommended for distances larger than 4km. I am getting reasonable accuracy in terms of the east and north bearings, but for the up direction I am getting error upwards of 1km for ...
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Transform projection with SharpMap

I have SharpMap loading a shapefile and displaying the rendered image to a PictureBox. If I open the shapefile in QGis I can see the SRC: +proj=merc +lon_0=100 +lat_ts=-41 +x_0=0 +y_0=0 +datum=...
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Lat/Long -> UK Easting/Northing?

I have a fairly accurate formula (implemented in C#), which allows me to convert UK Eastings/Northings to WGS84 Latitudes and Longitudes. Despite extensive Google searches, I could not find a formula ...
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Algorithm for converting from projected coordinate system to geographic one using Helmert transformation

I have a data in projected coordinates system and I need to convert them to WGS84. I know the parameters of position vector transformation and I know the projection details of my projected coordinate ...
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rgdal / ggmap : rotate map data and clip map

I'm trying to plot a map of Toronto with ward boundaries and geocoded data on events over years. But the layout is such that I end up with mostly wasted space in the map. To increase resolution for ...
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Converting from one Transverse Mercator based system to another produces inconsistencies

As a civil engineer, the one semester of survey training we had leaves my knowledge quite lacking in the field of coordinate systems. We're working on a project based in Gabon and we get information ...
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Can gdalwarp reproject from ESPG:4326 (WGS84) to UTM?

I've a GeoTIFF image in ESPG:4326 (WGS84) and when I try with gdalwarp to reproject to UTM, it has problem gdalwarp -s_srs "EPSG:4326" -t_srs '+proj=utm +zone=33 +datum=WGS84 +units=m +no_defs' -of ...
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Transform local polar coordinates to UTM

I have some field points disposed like the diagram below: In this diagram, I know: 1) Point A UTM coordinates 2) Distance between A and B 3) Distance between B and C 4) AB azimuth 5) BC ...
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(Arcpy) read values from a txt file and convert the data into a shapefile

I´m a beginner at python programming and wanted to start with a litte and hopefully simple project. I tried to read float values out of a textfile and write them into a shapefile. The program is ...
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Default transformation for a EPSG CRS

Is there any way to know which transformation, from available, is the default transformation for a CRS in the EPSG database? For example, EPSG:4230 has more than 30 transformation available and ...
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Are perpendicular lines still perpendicular after converting from UTM zone 15 to 16 (or between two neighboring zones)?

I want to convert a square polygon that is close to the edge of UTM zones 15N and 16N. The polygon's coordinates are in UTM 16N, but it is spatially positioned in the UTM15 area. My question is that ...
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GCS_Clarke_1880 transformation to GCS_WGS_1984 in ArcGIS 10.3.1

ArcGIS 10.3.1 has no transformation for GCS_Clarke_1880 to GCS_WGS_1984. Why is this the case, what have I missed? Do we have to write a custom transformation? There are a heap of Clarke ...
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VDatum helmert transform parameters

I'm trying to use NOAA's VDatum to verify the NAVD88 -> WGS84 datum conversion in a c++ datum conversion library that I've written. The answers didn't agree, so I attempted to check a simple ITRF2008 ...
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How to correct ArcMap re-projection

In ArcMap, I add a layer from ArcGIS web server projected in "Bessel 1841 Transverse Mercator". Then I add new layer as a base map from ArcGIS online web server. This is the result: Shift is ...
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projected coordinate system and transformation

I'm a beginner with GIS and I'm currently working on ArcGIS 10.3. I have two distinct shapfiles : one within the projected coordinate system "NTF_Paris_Lambert_Sud_France" and the second one within "...
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UTM to Latitude/Longitude

I've coded up Karney's transformations from UTM to latitude/longitude coordinates. My work however requires me to know if this conversion is in geocentric or geodetic latitude. I have not been able to ...
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use of gdaltransform in C# code

I have a problem to use correctly gdaltransform in a C# project to transform a set of coordinates from a crs to another. If first try in console command and this line is working good my inpufile ...
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Fiona and Pyproj incorrect transformation (feet to meter)

I am trying to reproject a shapefile from EPSG:2229 (NAD83 / California zone 5 (ftUS)) to EPSG:2163 (US National Atlas Equal Area (meters)). Below is the code that does this transformation for a ...
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GeoServer WMS transformation causing problems!

I am displaying the population density as wms layer with geoserver 2.8 in tomcat8. As you can see in the screenshot, there are some strange borders where are no values in the tiff file. Can anyone ...
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convert REGCAN95 coordinates to OpenStreetMap coordinates (WGS84-Form in lat/long)

I have some coordinates in datum REGCAN95, and I want to know how to convert them to something usable in OpenStreetMap. I have found that REGCAN95 uses the EPSG codes as follows: 4082 REGCAN95 for ...
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Transform Natural Earth data to 27700

I'd like to know how (if possible) to transform the shapefiles I've downloaded from the natural earth datasets which are in EPSG:4326 to BNG EPSG:27700. So far I've loaded the shapefiles I need into ...
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Transform/Align Census 2000 Blocks to Census 2010 Blocks

I would like to align census tabulation blocks from the 2000 and 2010 censuses. I have the relationship file, so I know which blocks are suppose to the same and which were split or consolidated. ...
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Finding GeoTIFF GeoTransform when camera position is known

In short, I want to create a GeoTIFF from aerial images taken with a camera whose position (x, y, z, roll, pitch, yaw) and parameters (focal length etc.) are known. No ground control points are known. ...
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Problem with adding GeoJSON to OpenLayers 3

I transformed (.geojson file)from EPSG 2180 to 4326 using ogr2ogr -f "GML" -lco GEOMETRY=AS_XY -t_srs EPSG:4326 test.geojson file.geojson I would like to add to map, but I received this error : ...
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Transformation from EPSG 2178 to EPSG 4326 gml.file?

How can I transform .gml file from EPSG 2178 to EPSG 4326? I used the following without success: gdaltransform -s_srs EPSG:2178 -t_srs EPSG:4326 "file1.gml"
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Determining EPSG code for coordinate transformation using ArcPy? [closed]

I am trying to write a Python script which will identify the EPSG code for the coordinate transformation. I am familiar with the dataFrame.geographicTransformations function, however this returns a ...
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Failed to export vector file from OGR?

I use to transform data points from UTM (WGS84) to WGS84 EPSG:4326. Basically from UTM to Geographic coordinate system both in (WGS84). I tried to do it again but an error message appears. ...
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Error distance for coordinate transformation (to WGS84)

I have a dataset with mostly EPSG:31255 and wanted to convert it to WGS84. I now had to realize that the results are up to 100m off when I plot them on a map or just enter the resulting lat lon in ...
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Arcobjects Assign projection transformation to layer file in VB.net

I want to be able to transform a layer from WGS1984 to OSGB1936. I created a tool that extracts layers from several folders on our company network folders, using check boxes that user clicks. One of ...
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Unable to transform from EPSG:3857 to UTM in Geotools

I'm using Geotools to perform some transformations between coordinate reference systems. I created a proof of concept taking data from Google Earth, which uses ESPG:4326, and converting it to UTM. ...
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Converting Grid to Geographic?

My project specifications are as below: utilise geodetic and shift parameters between WGS84 and specified datum (ED50), local projection (UTM 31N, CM 3 East) and transformation (EPSG1613) for all ...
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GeoServer SLD Filter rule before PointStacker transformation

I'm trying to apply a filter rule in an SLD, before applying the GeoServer PointStacker transformation (which groups points that are too close to distinguish their icons). This transformation is ...
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Overlaying WMS in custom coordinate system with other layers in openlayers 3

I have a raster in a custom coordinate system (I added the coordinate system definition to the geoserver EPSG file so that I could choose it as the native projection. Now I would like to add it to a ...
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White gaps when transformation world map raster from EPSG 4326 to EPSG 102019 in QGIS? [duplicate]

I am new user, why is white gap occur when transforming the world map (raster from natural earth) EPSG 4326 to EPSG 102019?