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How to convert point in any CRS to cartesian XYZ given the proj4 string?

I have GeoTIFFs of other celestial bodies, such as the moon, and am writing a program in C/C++. I cannot use GDAL but I can use libgeotiff, libtiff, and proj. Some GeoTIFFs are in a polar ...
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Moon surface 3D print model (DEMto3D plugin) - STL not generated [closed]

I am trying to create a 3D .stl model of the Moon's surface for printing. I am using the DEM .tif file from USGS: https://astropedia.astrogeology.usgs.gov/download/Moon/LRO/LOLA/ancillary/...
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Create a custom CRS of the Moon in QGIS [closed]

I am trying to create a custom CRS of the Moon. I am currently using GCS_Moon_2000 which is great, but for my work I require the projection to be Mercator, not Equidistant Area. I have found a custom ...
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Geocoding Moon SAR image using corner latitude and longitude

I have tried geocoding the SAR image of the Moon. I have the latitude and longitude information for the four corners. In Python, I am using the GDAL command to geocode. !gdal_translate -a_ullr -1....
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How to define a Gnomonic projection WKT for the Moon

I need to warp a global dataset into a set of 6 rasters to form a cubemap for rendering the Moon. These rasters must be in Gnomonic projection in order for the rectangular raster bounds to line up ...
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Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) stereographic projection transformation equations issues

I have been trying to figure out the coordinate frames the Lunar Orbiter Laser Altimeter (LOLA) team uses for data. In their dsmap_polar.cat file they state: where λ is the longitude and X and Y are ...
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Visualizing SAR images of moon

I have SAR images of a region on the Moon in GeoTIFF format. When opened in ArcMap, an image looks like: With the metadata: How can I geo-reference them to visualize properly? I also have an ...
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QGIS Moon Lat/Lon from XY

NASA makes available a Digital Elevation Model for the Moon in GeoTIFF format. I am trying to use QGIS to create a map of a specific region, bounded by certain values of latitude and longitude. From ...
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Georeferencing Moon photos and LRO DEM but how to model the curvature of the Moon?

I tried to search for solution to this, but I could not find it. However, if this matter has been dealt somewhere here, please forward me to a correct thread. To summarize: I am using QGIS and ...
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Convert LR/LOLA data to latitude and longitude

I have height map data from here LR LOLA DEM from the Moon which seems to be "simple spherical" and I want to convert them to latitude and longitude with this: (It's a bit pseudo code) from affine ...
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Get pixel(Row Column) from Lat Long for Moon

How to obtain pixel(Row Column) Value from Latitude and Longitude given, for Moon? Actually, I am Having a GeoTiff file which contains craters, and I need to crop the specific Crater whose Center is ...
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Free satellite data availability for moon [closed]

What are the satellite raster and vector data sets available for mapping the moon that can be freely downloaded? I need to know the availability and type of the data sets from which mineral mapping, ...
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Locating Moon in Sky from Earth [closed]

I am working on project which need to find moon location from a specified lat, long on earth. So basically info I am having is Lat,Long and Timezone. Format of the moon location Info? So first in ...
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