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Interpolating series of points between two locations using Python

A simple linear interpolation solution This solution generates N-number of random points lying on a straight line between two initial locations. Initial latitude and longitude were transformed to x ...
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Polygon boundary from shapefiles not in latitude/longitude format

Usually, information about the CRS can be found in the metadata file. Section 4: Coordinate System Horizontal Coordinate Scheme: Universal Transverse Mercator UTM Zone Number: 15 Horizontal Datum:...
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Are latitude and longitude of WGS84 geodetic or geocentric?

Latitude and longitude are by definition geodetic. Latitude and longitude in WGS84 refer to the ellipsoid compatible with ITRS. This ellipsoid is earth-centered base on the mass center of the Earth.
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Changing spatialpolygonsdataframe to default longitude/latitude (degrees) using R

Given an object sp with the correct CRS assigned to it, then: sp2 = spTransform(sp, CRS("+init=epsg:4326")) should create a new object in lat-long coordinates given by the WGS84 "GPS&...
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How do I translate legalese into latitude/longitude?

Agreed, kinda tough to read. I grabbed the parcel shapefile for Boulder County and went from there using Civil 3D AutoCAD. So best I can figure, your property corners are: 40.18848658,-105.52129941 40....
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Finding intervals of latitude/longitude of cities throughout the world at 0.01° precision

The answer to my question can be found in this post and the following website can be used to find a bounding box of any city in the world : https://www.mapdevelopers.com/geocode_bounding_box.php
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Where do I live? (figuring out latitude/longitude from legal documents)

I got the answer on a similar question I posted. Boulder County has all their GIS data nicely available online, I was able to zoom in on my property, determine its parcel number, filter on that, and ...
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