EPSG:20256

AGD66 / AMG zone 56

Selected transformation

Method: Position Vector transformation (geog2D domain)

Remarks: Derived in 2014 at 38 stations around the PNG mainland. Aligned to the Bevan Rapids Geodetic Origin AA 070 as required by the Papua New Guinea Oil and Gas Act 1998.

Information source: Quickclose Geomatics on behalf of Geodetic Section, PNG Office of the Surveyor-General.

Revision date: 2014-11-16

Attributes

Unit: metre

Geodetic CRS: AGD66

Datum: Australian Geodetic Datum 1966

Ellipsoid: Australian National Spheroid

Prime meridian: Greenwich

Data source: EPSG

Revision date: 2011-07-20

Center coordinates
-286321.23 9259675.68

Projected bounds:
-837913.95 8783602.47
273046.52 9720021.73

WGS84 bounds:
140.85 -10.76
150.96 -2.53

Papua New Guinea - mainland onshore.
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Definition: OGC Well Known Text

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    GEOGCS["AGD66",
        DATUM["Australian_Geodetic_Datum_1966",
            SPHEROID["Australian National Spheroid",6378160,298.25],
            TOWGS84[-0.41,-2.37,2,3.592,3.698,3.989,8.843]],
        PRIMEM["Greenwich",0,
            AUTHORITY["EPSG","8901"]],
        UNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433,
            AUTHORITY["EPSG","9122"]],
        AUTHORITY["EPSG","4202"]],
    PROJECTION["Transverse_Mercator"],
    PARAMETER["latitude_of_origin",0],
    PARAMETER["central_meridian",153],
    PARAMETER["scale_factor",0.9996],
    PARAMETER["false_easting",500000],
    PARAMETER["false_northing",10000000],
    UNIT["metre",1,
        AUTHORITY["EPSG","9001"]],
    AXIS["Easting",EAST],
    AXIS["Northing",NORTH],
    AUTHORITY["EPSG","20256"]]

Definition: OGC Well Known Text 2 (2019)

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                    LENGTHUNIT["metre",1]],
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                    ORDER[2],
                    LENGTHUNIT["metre",1]],
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                MEMBER["World Geodetic System 1984 (G873)"],
                MEMBER["World Geodetic System 1984 (G1150)"],
                MEMBER["World Geodetic System 1984 (G1674)"],
                MEMBER["World Geodetic System 1984 (G1762)"],
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        PARAMETER["Z-axis rotation",3.989,
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Definition: ESRI Well Known Text

PROJCS["AGD_1966_AMG_Zone_56",
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        PRIMEM["Greenwich",0.0],
        UNIT["Degree",0.0174532925199433]],
    PROJECTION["Transverse_Mercator"],
    PARAMETER["False_Easting",500000.0],
    PARAMETER["False_Northing",10000000.0],
    PARAMETER["Central_Meridian",153.0],
    PARAMETER["Scale_Factor",0.9996],
    PARAMETER["Latitude_Of_Origin",0.0],
    UNIT["Meter",1.0]]

Definition: PROJ.4

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Definition: JavaScript (Proj4js)

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Definition: JSON

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Definition: GeoServer

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Definition: MapServer - MAPfile

PROJECTION
	"proj=utm"
	"zone=56"
	"south"
	"ellps=aust_SA"
	"towgs84=-0.41,-2.37,2,3.592,3.698,3.989,8.843"
	"units=m"
	"no_defs"
	"type=crs"
END

Definition: Mapnik

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	</Layer>
</Map>

Definition: SQL (PostGIS)

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