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I need to replace a 'Global Imagery' basemap in Google Maps.

However if I replace it with "Openlayers.Layer.Google", that would use map projection of EPSG:3857 (900913). But I'm working with EPSG: 4326.

This is how the Global Imagery is defined:

       layers: [ 

new OpenLayers.Layer.WMS("Global Imagery (OpenGeo) [Online]",
                        "http://maps.opengeo.org/geowebcache/service/wms", {
                            layers: "bluemarble"
                        },{

                            isBaseLayer: true,
                            visibility: false
                        }
                    )

]

Is there a way to replace it into Google Maps with EPSG:4326, while keeping the same definition structure?

  • I may be misunderstanding what you're asking, but so far as I know Google Maps only uses 3857. I seem to recall reading something about anything in 4326 (WGS84) sent to it was automatically converted, though it was suggested to do that on your own. Note that Google Earth uses 4326. – Chris W May 18 '15 at 19:33
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i faced somehow the same problem. For me that worked. instead of EPSG:4326 in my project i used EPSG:28993.

mapOptions = {projection:"EPSG:900913",displayProjection: new OpenLayers.Projection("EPSG:4326")};
map = new OpenLayers.Map(mapOptions);
googleBaseMap = new OpenLayers.Layer.Google("Google Satellite", {'type' : google.maps.MapTypeId.HYBRID});
map.addLayers([googleBaseMap]);

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