EPSG:19968 DEPRECATED

World Equidistant Cylindrical (Sphere)

Attributes

Data source: EPSG

Information source: OGP

Revision date: 2008-03-14

Scope: Graticule coordinates in rectangular Cartesian form.

Remarks: Origin at intersection of equator and prime meridian.

Method: Equidistant Cylindrical (Spherical)

Area of use: World.

Description: (0,)

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Definition: Well Known Text (WKT)

PROJECTION["Equirectangular"],
PARAMETER["latitude_of_origin",0],
PARAMETER["central_meridian",0],
PARAMETER["false_easting",0],
PARAMETER["false_northing",0]

Definition: ESRI WKT

PROJECTION["Equidistant_Cylindrical"],PARAMETER["False_Easting",0.0],PARAMETER["False_Northing",0.0],PARAMETER["Central_Meridian",0.0],PARAMETER["Standard_Parallel_1",0.0]

Definition: PROJ.4

+proj=eqc +lat_ts=0 +lat_0=0 +lon_0=0 +x_0=0 +y_0=0

Definition: JavaScript (Proj4js)

proj4.defs("EPSG:19968","+proj=eqc +lat_ts=0 +lat_0=0 +lon_0=0 +x_0=0 +y_0=0");

Definition: JSON

{
    "$schema": "https://proj.org/schemas/v0.4/projjson.schema.json",
    "type": "Conversion",
    "name": "World Equidistant Cylindrical (Sphere)",
    "method": {
        "name": "Equidistant Cylindrical (Spherical)",
        "id": {
            "authority": "EPSG",
            "code": 9823
        }
    },
    "parameters": [
        {
            "name": "Latitude of natural origin",
            "value": 0,
            "unit": "degree",
            "id": {
                "authority": "EPSG",
                "code": 8801
            }
        },
        {
            "name": "Longitude of natural origin",
            "value": 0,
            "unit": "degree",
            "id": {
                "authority": "EPSG",
                "code": 8802
            }
        },
        {
            "name": "False easting",
            "value": 0,
            "unit": "metre",
            "id": {
                "authority": "EPSG",
                "code": 8806
            }
        },
        {
            "name": "False northing",
            "value": 0,
            "unit": "metre",
            "id": {
                "authority": "EPSG",
                "code": 8807
            }
        }
    ],
    "id": {
        "authority": "EPSG",
        "code": 19968
    }
}

Definition: GeoServer

19968=PROJECTION["Equirectangular"],PARAMETER["latitude_of_origin",0],PARAMETER["central_meridian",0],PARAMETER["false_easting",0],PARAMETER["false_northing",0]

Definition: MapServer - MAPfile

PROJECTION
	"proj=eqc"
	"lat_ts=0"
	"lat_0=0"
	"lon_0=0"
	"x_0=0"
	"y_0=0"
END

Definition: Mapnik

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<Map srs="+proj=eqc +lat_ts=0 +lat_0=0 +lon_0=0 +x_0=0 +y_0=0">
	<Layer srs="+proj=eqc +lat_ts=0 +lat_0=0 +lon_0=0 +x_0=0 +y_0=0">
	</Layer>
</Map>

Definition: SQL (PostGIS)

INSERT into spatial_ref_sys (srid, auth_name, auth_srid, proj4text, srtext) values ( 19968, 'EPSG', 19968, '+proj=eqc +lat_ts=0 +lat_0=0 +lon_0=0 +x_0=0 +y_0=0', 'PROJECTION["Equirectangular"],PARAMETER["latitude_of_origin",0],PARAMETER["central_meridian",0],PARAMETER["false_easting",0],PARAMETER["false_northing",0]');

Definition: OGC WKT

PROJECTION["Equirectangular"],PARAMETER["latitude_of_origin",0],PARAMETER["central_meridian",0],PARAMETER["false_easting",0],PARAMETER["false_northing",0]

Definition: OGC WKT 2 (2019)

CONVERSION["World Equidistant Cylindrical (Sphere)",METHOD["Equidistant Cylindrical (Spherical)",ID["EPSG",9823]],PARAMETER["Latitude of natural origin",0,ANGLEUNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433],ID["EPSG",8801]],PARAMETER["Longitude of natural origin",0,ANGLEUNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433],ID["EPSG",8802]],PARAMETER["False easting",0,LENGTHUNIT["metre",1],ID["EPSG",8806]],PARAMETER["False northing",0,LENGTHUNIT["metre",1],ID["EPSG",8807]],ID["EPSG",19968]]