EPSG:19972

Irish Grid

Attributes

Data source: EPSG

Information source: Ordnance Survey of Ireland.

Revision date: 2001-11-06

Scope: Engineering survey, topographic mapping.

Remarks: Defined as part of the 1965 and 1975 mapping adustments in which the scale factor was introduced as a best fit to retain existing grid coordinates.

Method: Transverse Mercator

Area of use: Ireland - onshore. United Kingdom (UK) - Northern Ireland (Ulster) - onshore.

Description: (0,)

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Definition: Well Known Text (WKT)

PROJECTION["Transverse_Mercator"],
PARAMETER["latitude_of_origin",53.5],
PARAMETER["central_meridian",-8],
PARAMETER["scale_factor",1.000035],
PARAMETER["false_easting",200000],
PARAMETER["false_northing",250000]

Definition: ESRI WKT

PROJECTION["Transverse_Mercator"],PARAMETER["False_Easting",200000.0],PARAMETER["False_Northing",250000.0],PARAMETER["Central_Meridian",-8.0],PARAMETER["Scale_Factor",1.000035],PARAMETER["Latitude_Of_Origin",53.5]

Definition: PROJ.4

+proj=tmerc +lat_0=53.5 +lon_0=-8 +k=1.000035 +x_0=200000 +y_0=250000

Definition: JavaScript (Proj4js)

proj4.defs("EPSG:19972","+proj=tmerc +lat_0=53.5 +lon_0=-8 +k=1.000035 +x_0=200000 +y_0=250000");

Definition: JSON

{
    "$schema": "https://proj.org/schemas/v0.4/projjson.schema.json",
    "type": "Conversion",
    "name": "Irish Grid",
    "method": {
        "name": "Transverse Mercator",
        "id": {
            "authority": "EPSG",
            "code": 9807
        }
    },
    "parameters": [
        {
            "name": "Latitude of natural origin",
            "value": 53.5,
            "unit": "degree",
            "id": {
                "authority": "EPSG",
                "code": 8801
            }
        },
        {
            "name": "Longitude of natural origin",
            "value": -8,
            "unit": "degree",
            "id": {
                "authority": "EPSG",
                "code": 8802
            }
        },
        {
            "name": "Scale factor at natural origin",
            "value": 1.000035,
            "unit": "unity",
            "id": {
                "authority": "EPSG",
                "code": 8805
            }
        },
        {
            "name": "False easting",
            "value": 200000,
            "unit": "metre",
            "id": {
                "authority": "EPSG",
                "code": 8806
            }
        },
        {
            "name": "False northing",
            "value": 250000,
            "unit": "metre",
            "id": {
                "authority": "EPSG",
                "code": 8807
            }
        }
    ],
    "id": {
        "authority": "EPSG",
        "code": 19972
    }
}

Definition: GeoServer

19972=PROJECTION["Transverse_Mercator"],PARAMETER["latitude_of_origin",53.5],PARAMETER["central_meridian",-8],PARAMETER["scale_factor",1.000035],PARAMETER["false_easting",200000],PARAMETER["false_northing",250000]

Definition: MapServer - MAPfile

PROJECTION
	"proj=tmerc"
	"lat_0=53.5"
	"lon_0=-8"
	"k=1.000035"
	"x_0=200000"
	"y_0=250000"
END

Definition: Mapnik

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<Map srs="+proj=tmerc +lat_0=53.5 +lon_0=-8 +k=1.000035 +x_0=200000 +y_0=250000">
	<Layer srs="+proj=tmerc +lat_0=53.5 +lon_0=-8 +k=1.000035 +x_0=200000 +y_0=250000">
	</Layer>
</Map>

Definition: SQL (PostGIS)

INSERT into spatial_ref_sys (srid, auth_name, auth_srid, proj4text, srtext) values ( 19972, 'EPSG', 19972, '+proj=tmerc +lat_0=53.5 +lon_0=-8 +k=1.000035 +x_0=200000 +y_0=250000', 'PROJECTION["Transverse_Mercator"],PARAMETER["latitude_of_origin",53.5],PARAMETER["central_meridian",-8],PARAMETER["scale_factor",1.000035],PARAMETER["false_easting",200000],PARAMETER["false_northing",250000]');

Definition: OGC WKT

PROJECTION["Transverse_Mercator"],PARAMETER["latitude_of_origin",53.5],PARAMETER["central_meridian",-8],PARAMETER["scale_factor",1.000035],PARAMETER["false_easting",200000],PARAMETER["false_northing",250000]

Definition: OGC WKT 2 (2019)

CONVERSION["Irish Grid",METHOD["Transverse Mercator",ID["EPSG",9807]],PARAMETER["Latitude of natural origin",53.5,ANGLEUNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433],ID["EPSG",8801]],PARAMETER["Longitude of natural origin",-8,ANGLEUNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433],ID["EPSG",8802]],PARAMETER["Scale factor at natural origin",1.000035,SCALEUNIT["unity",1],ID["EPSG",8805]],PARAMETER["False easting",200000,LENGTHUNIT["metre",1],ID["EPSG",8806]],PARAMETER["False northing",250000,LENGTHUNIT["metre",1],ID["EPSG",8807]],ID["EPSG",19972]]