EPSG:8903

Prime meridian

Paris

Attributes

Degree from Greenwich: 2.5969213

Data source: OGP

Information source: Institut Geographique National (IGN); Paris

Revision date: 2008-06-24

Remarks: Value adopted by IGN (Paris) in 1936. Equivalent to 2°20'14.025". Preferred by EPSG to earlier value of 2°20'13.95" (2.596898 grads) used by RGS London.

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Definition: OGP XML

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         <epsg:changes>
            <epsg:changeID xlink:href="urn:ogc:def:change-request:EPSG::2008.045" />
         </epsg:changes>
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      </epsg:CommonMetaData>
   </gml:metaDataProperty>
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   <gml:name>Paris</gml:name>
   <gml:remarks>Value adopted by IGN (Paris) in 1936. Equivalent to 2°20'14.025". Preferred by EPSG to earlier value of 2°20'13.95" (2.596898 grads) used by RGS London.</gml:remarks>
   <gml:greenwichLongitude uom="urn:ogc:def:uom:EPSG::9105">2.5969213</gml:greenwichLongitude>
</gml:PrimeMeridian>
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         <epsg:changes>
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   <gml:name>Paris</gml:name>
   <gml:remarks>Value adopted by IGN (Paris) in 1936. Equivalent to 2°20'14.025". Preferred by EPSG to earlier value of 2°20'13.95" (2.596898 grads) used by RGS London.</gml:remarks>
   <gml:greenwichLongitude uom="urn:ogc:def:uom:EPSG::9105">2.5969213</gml:greenwichLongitude>
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