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A Spatial Reference System Identifier (SRID) is a unique value used to unambiguously identify projected, unprojected, and local spatial coordinate system definitions

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How to manage different SRID data in same database table? [closed]

My data is in two different cities and three different EPSG code area. (Database is PostgreSQL/PostGIS.) So I think, I can not set SRID values by data. Making 3 different table is difficult. How can ...
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Geometry in PostGIS Table wrong SRID and type [closed]

I have loaded some points into a table as Multipoint, they have come through with an SRID of 0. I need to change these to have a SRID of 7844 and also change them to be of type Point. There are other ...
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ST_Transform not working SRID

I have some MultiPolygon geometries in SRID 4258 and am trying to transform them into SRID 4326. When I run the following command, however, the output still seems to be in SRID 4258. Command: SELECT ...
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What exacly ST_SetSRID in PostGIS does?

I am new to DBA and PostGIS. I am developing an application using PostgreSQL and PostGIS where nearby locations need to be queried. I created a sample table as below: CREATE TABLE foo (geog ...
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Extracting a Point from MuItipoint and use it for a ST_DWithin query

I have a MultiPoint geometry column which has only one point (DB is a live server which cannot be changed now). I need to find all points within a certain distance from a fixed point I provide to the ...
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Getting geometry column integer SRID from a GeoPandas geodataframe?

The primary answer to Adding GeoPandas Dataframe to PostGIS table? requires entering the geodataframe geometry column's integer SRID. Getting the CRS attribute using the crs attribute like so import ...
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Should ST_OrientedEnvelope results differ depending on order of transform?

I have a PostgreSQL db with a table with geometry multipolygons stored in srid 4326 (lat/lngs). I need to calculate the area of the oriented envelope around each polygon, and I am using ...
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Trying to set SRID for a Geometry

I imported precinct data from the Harvard Dataverse into Postgres 9.3 using the PostGIS Shapefile Import/Export Manager. It creates a geom column with a SRID of 0. I think the data is projected as ...
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PostGIS add polygon in meters around a point (lat,long)

I have a point in my PostGIS database that is put in using the lat/long using srid: 4326. The point represents a car driving, now I want to add a polygon of the cars shape around this point and update....
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Use SDE.ST_GEOMETRY functions in a custom function

I have a dummy query where I generate an SDE.ST_GEOMETRY point: select shape as srid_test from ( select sde.st_geometry ('point (10.01 50.76)', 4326) as shape from ...
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ArcGIS feature table SRID is NULL

I am using Oracle to store ArcGIS data. I have created my table named PARCELS from ArcCatalog, and I inserted some data using ArcMap. So when I run the following SQL query: select * from MDSYS....
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Translate custom MKT projection to proj4 string?

I need to use a specific custom projection that not exist as SRID into standard spatial_ref_sys of my GIS, PROJCS["Conica_Equivalente_de_Albers_Brasil", GEOGCS["GCS_SIRGAS2000", DATUM["...
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Defining distance between points in meters

I want to calculate the distance in meters between two points but I am getting an obscene result 5497980.47338251 Here is the query I made: SELECT ST_Distance(ST_SeTSRID(ST_MakePoint(6761331.47, ...
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Geographic coordinates in PostGIS to QGIS and shapefile layers

I've got in PostgreSQL/PostGIS the table "points" with latitude and longitude fields. I've done update points set geom = st_point (longitude, latitude); and also select updategeometrysrid ('points'...
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Representing projected coordinates from several UTM zones into the same one

I have a database with coordinates in WGS84 (4326) that all of them belong to Italy. Italy is split in two more or less equal UTM zones, 32 and 33. I need to transform those geographic coordinates to ...
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SRID and Name relationship

PostGIS comes with a table of spatial reference systems with each one being identitfied by a SRID. However, from a user's perspective, SRID is just a number and doesn't tell them much. Is there a ...
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PostGIS: Problem with SRID conversion

I am new in PostGIS and I am trying to convert a geometry field to GeoJSON Lat/Lng for visualization in a map as a layer. I had a .HSP file that I exported to PostGIS with OpenJump program. The .prj ...
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With Spatialite, how do I run PtDistWithin with meters?

So the problem is that I have a set of multipolygons and points and I need to be able to query the data with a given point to check which ones are within 'x' km. Initially my SRID was 4283 but I ...
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Using shp2pgsql instead of ogr2ogr to import shapefile to PostGIS? [closed]

I may very well be doing something wrong here, but: If I import some shapefile to a PostGIS database using shp2pgsql, I have to first figure out the SRID/EPSG of that shapefile. I think this is, at ...
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Setting coordinate system in CARTO Builder map?

I uploaded a polygon layer in EPSG 25830, called 'parcels'. I know that the geometries are reprojected and the dataset has two geometry columns: 'the_geom' in EPSG 4326 'the_geom_webmercator' in ...
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Is SRID 4326 Lon/Lat or Lat/Lon?

I built a wep app storing GPS coordinates, as SRID 4326. Coordinates are stored as Lon/Lat, and that was working fine on MySQL 5.6 and MySQL 5.7. Since I upgraded to MySQL 8, I get the following ...
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including SRID in WKBWriter in Shapely doesn't work

I want to encode coordinates of LineString in WKB with the SRID included wkbwriter = shapely.geos.WKBWriter(shapely.geos.lgeos, big_endian=False, include_srid=True) geo = wkbwriter.write_hex(...
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Different SRID shown in QGIS and PostGIS for the same data

I have data stored in PostGIS. When I view its properties in QGIS, it says: SRS: EPSG:4326 - WGS 84 However, when I want retrieve the SRID value directly using the Find_SRID function, it returns 0. ...
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Wrong Calculated distance in PostGIS

I have downloaded Malaysia map from opensteetmap website and I have started to work on it in PostGIS. I need to find out the distance of some points to the nearest street over the map, so I used this ...
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SQL Server - ESPG:4326 data stored in Geometry column

It seems that the Microsoft SQL Server Geography data type is better suited for lat/lon because Geography "stores ellipsoidal (round-earth) data, such as GPS latitude and longitude coordinates." ...
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Create custom Non-North/Rotated SRID

Often in the hard rock mines that I consult for, they use a local grid coordinate system. The area is typically small <20km x 20km so curvature of the earth is not a major problem. Typically I ...
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How to convert a SRID/SRS in PostGIS into Well Known Text (WKT)?

Is there a PostGIS function for obtaining the WKT of an SRID in PostGIS? By WKT, I mean the ones that can be uploaded to spatialreference.org. I'm trying to create a new SRID/SRS by tweaking ...
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create custom SRID from OGCWKT

I wanted to create a new SRID for use in PostGIS. My goal is to have a SRS that can cover an entire state (instead of have multiple zones as in SPCS). For example, I wanted to create a new SRS for ...
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Oracle equivalent to postgis EPSG 4326 “geometry” type

We have polygons stored in Oracle SRID 8307 (geodetic datatype), but need to perform various operations on this layer in a 2d cartesian/non-geodetic system based on the geographic coordinates. I.e. ...
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Deciding whether to cast or Project when meters needed for ST_Distance?

I have a database and I am using geoms to build polygons around points. I need to do st_distance, st_area, st_overlaps, st_union, and st_instersects. also using st_x and st_y and st_project, so ...
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Reproject SRID using DotSpatial

I'm nota GIS guy so I need some help. I need to reproject from one SRID to another. I'm trying to take global lat/longs (4326), reproject them to a local SRID (2336). This is basically the line of ...
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query to check srid of features in feature class? [duplicate]

What query should I use to check the SRID of the features in a feature class? The storage type of the feature class in st_geometry? I tried the following query but no luck : select top 1 [...
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Find projected coordinate system

I have lots of (multi)polygons generated with this tool: http://gis.ucla.edu/apps/click2shp/ It provides a zip with dbf, shp, shx, prj files. The prj file contains the following: GEOGCS["...
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How can I add custom projections to the default spatial_ref_sys table in PostGIS?

The data I work with requires me to project between WGS84 (4326) and OSGB (27700), the default projection in PostGIS is using the older less accurate version of the projection. I am trying to add ...
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How to find good meter-based projection in PostGIS

I have a set of point geometries that I would like to cluster together using ST_ClusterDBSCAN. Unfortunately, it doesn't seem to work for WGS84 and requires a meter-based projection. Every tutorial ...
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How to convert point coordinates to point geometry in a different spatial reference coordinate system?

I have point coordinates returned with wkid 3857 and need to convert to 4326 to get point geometry using PostGIS. I know I can return geometry of the same type using the following: ST_SetSRID(...
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Defining grid for Mapcache for data stored in SRID 3912? [closed]

How do I define the grid for Mapcache when the data is stored in SRID 3912? <grid name="SLOGRID"> <size>256 256</size> <extent>413919,90129,694326,133000</extent> -- ...
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SRID for basic X,Y coordinate system?

I would like to build a web-based application using leaflet which will have a flat plane and a simple X,Y coordinate system. Is there an SRID I can use for this? I will be generating my own basemaps ...
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SRID for New York City 2010 Census Shapefile

I pulled the New York City census tract PostGIS from Todd Schneider's work, but I am struggling to find the correct SRID. PROJCS["NAD_1983_StatePlane_New_York_Long_Island_FIPS_3104_Feet",GEOGCS["...
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Postgres/PostGIS spatial join returning null results

I have 1.3 million points and 15 thousand polygons. I'm trying to do a spatial join so I can find out how many points intersect with each polygon. Ultimately, I'll add up the values in some columns ...
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PostGIS query “Error: Operation on mixed SRID geometries” only for certain tables

I have imported various shape files, all obtained from the geofabriks website, into QGIS using the 'PostGIS Shapefile Import/Export Manager'. A couple of them are throwing the error “Error: Operation ...
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Query Geoserver using lat/long with UTM store [closed]

I have been using a Geoserver for years with my developers querying it using lat/long to get US parcel boundaries from a SQL Server store. I got a dataset with UK parcel boundaries but it's in EPSG:...
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SRID issue on insertion

I have a table with a point geometry defined as "geom geometry(Point,28355)" I am trying to insert data using the following: INSERT INTO tmpwatscint ( scgid, pipeid, geom ) SELECT s.gid, p....
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What is the expected SRID value during importing shapefile with TDGeoImport tool (Teradata Database)? [closed]

I can successfully upload my SHP file into Teradata database using the TDGeoImport tool. The aim is to publish the geospatial table in Teradata to GeoServer as (web) map services. I'm curious as to ...
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What is the expected SRID value in Teradata ST_Geometry Methods?

In Teradata database there's SPATIAL_REF_SYS table in SYSSPATIAL schema. In my Teradata production database the table lists 3,167 different Spatial Reference Systems (SRSs). Now, it seems that ...
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Why does QGIS recognize the geometry type of some MSSQL tables and not others?

In QGIS, when I go to add a MSSQL table, it recognizes the geometry type and SRID of some tables and not others. When it doesn't recognize these I can set them manually and load the data without a ...
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Calling ST_Transform in geometry that is already in target srid?

I'm writing a function that has a geometry as a parameter that can be in different projections: CREATE OR REPLACE FUNCTION foo(in geometry) RETURNS boolean AS $$ DECLARE transformed_geom geometry ...
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Converting 32639 spatial reference to 3857 in PostGIS

I have a polygon layer which is in UTM 39N as x and y coordinates. I need to convert it to EPSG:3857 and for this I used ST_Transform. select st_transform(geom,3857) from block_1 But when I get ...
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Get different SRIDs of geometry column in a table

It is possible that a geometry column in a table of PostGIS has different SRIDs. I've used Find_SRID to get the SRID of this column but seems it only returns one value for SRID which is the first row. ...
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Where do SRID numbers come from?

We know what SRID 4326 means and what 3857 means but I do not know what these numbers mean. What is the minimum and maximum number for these SRIDs? I know it is a standard but how did they select ...