EPSG:2964

NAD27 / Alaska Albers

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Remarks: Approximation at the +/- 1m level assuming that NAD83 is equivalent to WGS 84. Superseded by NAD27 to WGS 84 (27) (code 8404) in Quebec and NAD27 to WGS 84 (26) (code 8245) elsewhere in Canada.

Information source: OGP

Revision date: 1998-11-11

Steps of transformation: 1312 1188

Attributes

Unit: US survey foot

Geodetic CRS: NAD27

Datum: North American Datum 1927

Ellipsoid: Clarke 1866

Prime meridian: Greenwich

Data source: OGP

Information source: Various industry sources.

Revision date: 2002-09-19

Steps of transformation: 1312 1188

Scope: Small scale mapping and state planning.

Area of use: United States (USA) - Alaska.

Coordinate system: Cartesian 2D CS. Axes: easting, northing (X,Y). Orientations: east, north. UoM: ftUS.

Center coordinates
8539292.01659691 8954965.47191683

Projected bounds:
3754000.85001936 -3182802.00890733
3458905.34047124 15862899.38150982

WGS84 bounds:
-141.01 40.04
-47.74 86.46

Canada - onshore and offshore - Alberta; British Columbia; Manitoba; New Brunswick; Newfoundland and Labrador; Northwest Territories; Nova Scotia; Nunavut; Ontario; Prince Edward Island; Quebec; Saskatchewan; Yukon.
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Definition: Well Known Text (WKT)

PROJCS["NAD27 / Alaska Albers",
    GEOGCS["NAD27",
        DATUM["North_American_Datum_1927",
            SPHEROID["Clarke 1866",6378206.4,294.9786982139006,
                AUTHORITY["EPSG","7008"]],
            AUTHORITY["EPSG","6267"]],
        PRIMEM["Greenwich",0,
            AUTHORITY["EPSG","8901"]],
        UNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433,
            AUTHORITY["EPSG","9122"]],
        AUTHORITY["EPSG","4267"]],
    PROJECTION["Albers_Conic_Equal_Area"],
    PARAMETER["standard_parallel_1",55],
    PARAMETER["standard_parallel_2",65],
    PARAMETER["latitude_of_center",50],
    PARAMETER["longitude_of_center",-154],
    PARAMETER["false_easting",0],
    PARAMETER["false_northing",0],
    UNIT["US survey foot",0.3048006096012192,
        AUTHORITY["EPSG","9003"]],
    AXIS["X",EAST],
    AXIS["Y",NORTH],
    AUTHORITY["EPSG","2964"]]
PROJCS["NAD27 / Alaska Albers",
    GEOGCS["NAD27",
        DATUM["North_American_Datum_1927",
            SPHEROID["Clarke 1866",6378206.4,294.9786982139006,
                AUTHORITY["EPSG","7008"]],
            AUTHORITY["EPSG","6267"]],
        PRIMEM["Greenwich",0,
            AUTHORITY["EPSG","8901"]],
        UNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433,
            AUTHORITY["EPSG","9122"]],
        AUTHORITY["EPSG","4267"]],
    PROJECTION["Albers_Conic_Equal_Area"],
    PARAMETER["standard_parallel_1",55],
    PARAMETER["standard_parallel_2",65],
    PARAMETER["latitude_of_center",50],
    PARAMETER["longitude_of_center",-154],
    PARAMETER["false_easting",0],
    PARAMETER["false_northing",0],
    UNIT["US survey foot",0.3048006096012192,
        AUTHORITY["EPSG","9003"]],
    AXIS["X",EAST],
    AXIS["Y",NORTH],
    AUTHORITY["EPSG","2964"]]

Definition: ESRI WKT

PROJCS["NAD27_Alaska_Albers",GEOGCS["GCS_North_American_1927",DATUM["D_North_American_1927",SPHEROID["Clarke_1866",6378206.4,294.9786982]],PRIMEM["Greenwich",0],UNIT["Degree",0.017453292519943295]],PROJECTION["Albers"],PARAMETER["standard_parallel_1",55],PARAMETER["standard_parallel_2",65],PARAMETER["latitude_of_origin",50],PARAMETER["central_meridian",-154],PARAMETER["false_easting",0],PARAMETER["false_northing",0],UNIT["Foot_US",0.30480060960121924]]

Definition: PROJ.4

+proj=aea +lat_1=55 +lat_2=65 +lat_0=50 +lon_0=-154 +x_0=0 +y_0=0 +datum=NAD27 +units=us-ft +no_defs 

Definition: JavaScript (Proj4js)

proj4.defs("EPSG:2964","+proj=aea +lat_1=55 +lat_2=65 +lat_0=50 +lon_0=-154 +x_0=0 +y_0=0 +datum=NAD27 +units=us-ft +no_defs");

Definition: OGC GML

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   <gml:metaDataProperty>
      <epsg:CommonMetaData>
         <epsg:type>projected</epsg:type>
         <epsg:informationSource>Various industry sources.</epsg:informationSource>
         <epsg:revisionDate>2002-09-19</epsg:revisionDate>
         <epsg:show>true</epsg:show>
         <epsg:isDeprecated>false</epsg:isDeprecated>
      </epsg:CommonMetaData>
   </gml:metaDataProperty>
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   <gml:domainOfValidity xlink:href="urn:ogc:def:area:EPSG::1330" />
   <gml:scope>Small scale mapping and state planning.</gml:scope>
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   <gml:baseGeodeticCRS xlink:href="urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::4267" />
   <gml:cartesianCS xlink:href="urn:ogc:def:cs:EPSG::4497" />
</gml:ProjectedCRS>
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   <gml:metaDataProperty>
      <epsg:CommonMetaData>
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         <epsg:informationSource>Various industry sources.</epsg:informationSource>
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   <gml:scope>Small scale mapping and state planning.</gml:scope>
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   <gml:baseGeodeticCRS xlink:href="urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::4267" />
   <gml:cartesianCS xlink:href="urn:ogc:def:cs:EPSG::4497" />
</gml:ProjectedCRS>

Definition: XML

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      </gml:usesGeodeticDatum>
    </gml:GeographicCRS>
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  <gml:definedByConversion>
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  </gml:definedByConversion>
  <gml:usesCartesianCS>
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      <gml:csName>Cartesian</gml:csName>
      <gml:csID>
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      </gml:csID>
      <gml:usesAxis>
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          <gml:axisID>
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          </gml:axisID>
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          <gml:axisDirection>east</gml:axisDirection>
        </gml:CoordinateSystemAxis>
      </gml:usesAxis>
      <gml:usesAxis>
        <gml:CoordinateSystemAxis gml:id="ogrcrs117538" gml:uom="urn:ogc:def:uom:EPSG::9001">
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          <gml:axisID>
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          </gml:axisID>
          <gml:axisAbbrev>N</gml:axisAbbrev>
          <gml:axisDirection>north</gml:axisDirection>
        </gml:CoordinateSystemAxis>
      </gml:usesAxis>
    </gml:CartesianCS>
  </gml:usesCartesianCS>
</gml:ProjectedCRS>
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  <gml:srsID>
    <gml:name gml:codeSpace="urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::">2964</gml:name>
  </gml:srsID>
  <gml:baseCRS>
    <gml:GeographicCRS gml:id="ogrcrs117528">
      <gml:srsName>NAD27</gml:srsName>
      <gml:srsID>
        <gml:name gml:codeSpace="urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::">4267</gml:name>
      </gml:srsID>
      <gml:usesEllipsoidalCS>
        <gml:EllipsoidalCS gml:id="ogrcrs117529">
          <gml:csName>ellipsoidal</gml:csName>
          <gml:csID>
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          <gml:usesAxis>
            <gml:CoordinateSystemAxis gml:id="ogrcrs117530" gml:uom="urn:ogc:def:uom:EPSG::9102">
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              <gml:axisID>
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              <gml:axisDirection>north</gml:axisDirection>
            </gml:CoordinateSystemAxis>
          </gml:usesAxis>
          <gml:usesAxis>
            <gml:CoordinateSystemAxis gml:id="ogrcrs117531" gml:uom="urn:ogc:def:uom:EPSG::9102">
              <gml:name>Geodetic longitude</gml:name>
              <gml:axisID>
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              <gml:axisDirection>east</gml:axisDirection>
            </gml:CoordinateSystemAxis>
          </gml:usesAxis>
        </gml:EllipsoidalCS>
      </gml:usesEllipsoidalCS>
      <gml:usesGeodeticDatum>
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          <gml:datumID>
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          <gml:usesPrimeMeridian>
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              <gml:meridianID>
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          <gml:usesEllipsoid>
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      <gml:csName>Cartesian</gml:csName>
      <gml:csID>
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      <gml:usesAxis>
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          <gml:axisID>
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Definition: GeoServer

2964=PROJCS["NAD27 / Alaska Albers",GEOGCS["NAD27",DATUM["North_American_Datum_1927",SPHEROID["Clarke 1866",6378206.4,294.9786982139006,AUTHORITY["EPSG","7008"]],AUTHORITY["EPSG","6267"]],PRIMEM["Greenwich",0,AUTHORITY["EPSG","8901"]],UNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433,AUTHORITY["EPSG","9122"]],AUTHORITY["EPSG","4267"]],PROJECTION["Albers_Conic_Equal_Area"],PARAMETER["standard_parallel_1",55],PARAMETER["standard_parallel_2",65],PARAMETER["latitude_of_center",50],PARAMETER["longitude_of_center",-154],PARAMETER["false_easting",0],PARAMETER["false_northing",0],UNIT["US survey foot",0.3048006096012192,AUTHORITY["EPSG","9003"]],AXIS["X",EAST],AXIS["Y",NORTH],AUTHORITY["EPSG","2964"]]

Definition: MapServer - MAPfile

PROJECTION
	"proj=aea"
	"lat_1=55"
	"lat_2=65"
	"lat_0=50"
	"lon_0=-154"
	"x_0=0"
	"y_0=0"
	"datum=NAD27"
	"units=us-ft"
	"no_defs"
END

Definition: Mapnik

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<Map srs="+proj=aea +lat_1=55 +lat_2=65 +lat_0=50 +lon_0=-154 +x_0=0 +y_0=0 +datum=NAD27 +units=us-ft +no_defs">
	<Layer srs="+proj=aea +lat_1=55 +lat_2=65 +lat_0=50 +lon_0=-154 +x_0=0 +y_0=0 +datum=NAD27 +units=us-ft +no_defs">
	</Layer>
</Map>

Definition: SQL (PostGIS)

INSERT into spatial_ref_sys (srid, auth_name, auth_srid, proj4text, srtext) values ( 2964, 'EPSG', 2964, '+proj=aea +lat_1=55 +lat_2=65 +lat_0=50 +lon_0=-154 +x_0=0 +y_0=0 +datum=NAD27 +units=us-ft +no_defs ', 'PROJCS["NAD27 / Alaska Albers",GEOGCS["NAD27",DATUM["North_American_Datum_1927",SPHEROID["Clarke 1866",6378206.4,294.9786982139006,AUTHORITY["EPSG","7008"]],AUTHORITY["EPSG","6267"]],PRIMEM["Greenwich",0,AUTHORITY["EPSG","8901"]],UNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433,AUTHORITY["EPSG","9122"]],AUTHORITY["EPSG","4267"]],PROJECTION["Albers_Conic_Equal_Area"],PARAMETER["standard_parallel_1",55],PARAMETER["standard_parallel_2",65],PARAMETER["latitude_of_center",50],PARAMETER["longitude_of_center",-154],PARAMETER["false_easting",0],PARAMETER["false_northing",0],UNIT["US survey foot",0.3048006096012192,AUTHORITY["EPSG","9003"]],AXIS["X",EAST],AXIS["Y",NORTH],AUTHORITY["EPSG","2964"]]');

Definition: OGC WKT

PROJCS["NAD27 / Alaska Albers",GEOGCS["NAD27",DATUM["North_American_Datum_1927",SPHEROID["Clarke 1866",6378206.4,294.9786982139006,AUTHORITY["EPSG","7008"]],AUTHORITY["EPSG","6267"]],PRIMEM["Greenwich",0,AUTHORITY["EPSG","8901"]],UNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433,AUTHORITY["EPSG","9122"]],AUTHORITY["EPSG","4267"]],PROJECTION["Albers_Conic_Equal_Area"],PARAMETER["standard_parallel_1",55],PARAMETER["standard_parallel_2",65],PARAMETER["latitude_of_center",50],PARAMETER["longitude_of_center",-154],PARAMETER["false_easting",0],PARAMETER["false_northing",0],UNIT["US survey foot",0.3048006096012192,AUTHORITY["EPSG","9003"]],AXIS["X",EAST],AXIS["Y",NORTH],AUTHORITY["EPSG","2964"]]

Definition: USGS

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