EPSG:26979 DEPRECATED

NAD83 / Kentucky North

Available transformations
to EPSG:4326

Selected transformation

Method: NADCON

Grid Files: kyhpgn.las kyhpgn.los

Remarks: Parameter files are from NAD83 to NAD83(HARN) (10) (code 1483) assuming that NAD83(HARN) is equivalent to WGS 84 within the accuracy of the transformation.

Information source: OGP

Revision date: 2021-09-10

Center coordinates
367054.66 36595.34

Projected bounds:
23416.7 -98489.14
698841.64 185619.71

WGS84 bounds:
-89.57 36.49
-81.95 39.15

United States (USA) - Kentucky.
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Definition: OGC Well Known Text 2 (2019)

PROJCRS["NAD83 / Kentucky North",
    BASEGEOGCRS["NAD83",
        DATUM["North American Datum 1983",
            ELLIPSOID["GRS 1980",6378137,298.257222101,
                LENGTHUNIT["metre",1]]],
        PRIMEM["Greenwich",0,
            ANGLEUNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433]],
        ID["EPSG",4269]],
    CONVERSION["Kentucky CS83 North zone",
        METHOD["Lambert Conic Conformal (2SP)",
            ID["EPSG",9802]],
        PARAMETER["Latitude of false origin",37.5,
            ANGLEUNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433],
            ID["EPSG",8821]],
        PARAMETER["Longitude of false origin",-84.25,
            ANGLEUNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433],
            ID["EPSG",8822]],
        PARAMETER["Latitude of 1st standard parallel",37.9666666666667,
            ANGLEUNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433],
            ID["EPSG",8823]],
        PARAMETER["Latitude of 2nd standard parallel",37.9666666666667,
            ANGLEUNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433],
            ID["EPSG",8824]],
        PARAMETER["Easting at false origin",500000,
            LENGTHUNIT["metre",1],
            ID["EPSG",8826]],
        PARAMETER["Northing at false origin",0,
            LENGTHUNIT["metre",1],
            ID["EPSG",8827]]],
    CS[Cartesian,2],
        AXIS["easting (X)",east,
            ORDER[1],
            LENGTHUNIT["metre",1]],
        AXIS["northing (Y)",north,
            ORDER[2],
            LENGTHUNIT["metre",1]],
    USAGE[
        SCOPE["Engineering survey, topographic mapping."],
        AREA["United States (USA) - Kentucky - counties of Anderson; Bath; Boone; Bourbon; Boyd; Bracken; Bullitt; Campbell; Carroll; Carter; Clark; Elliott; Fayette; Fleming; Franklin; Gallatin; Grant; Greenup; Harrison; Henry; Jefferson; Jessamine; Kenton; Lawrence; Lewis; Mason; Menifee; Montgomery; Morgan; Nicholas; Oldham; Owen; Pendleton; Robertson; Rowan; Scott; Shelby; Spencer; Trimble; Woodford."],
        BBOX[37.71,-85.96,39.15,-82.47]],
    ID["EPSG",26979]]

Definition: JSON

{
    "$schema": "https://proj.org/schemas/v0.5/projjson.schema.json",
    "type": "ProjectedCRS",
    "name": "NAD83 / Kentucky North",
    "base_crs": {
        "name": "NAD83",
        "datum": {
            "type": "GeodeticReferenceFrame",
            "name": "North American Datum 1983",
            "ellipsoid": {
                "name": "GRS 1980",
                "semi_major_axis": 6378137,
                "inverse_flattening": 298.257222101
            }
        },
        "coordinate_system": {
            "subtype": "ellipsoidal",
            "axis": [
                {
                    "name": "Geodetic latitude",
                    "abbreviation": "Lat",
                    "direction": "north",
                    "unit": "degree"
                },
                {
                    "name": "Geodetic longitude",
                    "abbreviation": "Lon",
                    "direction": "east",
                    "unit": "degree"
                }
            ]
        },
        "id": {
            "authority": "EPSG",
            "code": 4269
        }
    },
    "conversion": {
        "name": "Kentucky CS83 North zone",
        "method": {
            "name": "Lambert Conic Conformal (2SP)",
            "id": {
                "authority": "EPSG",
                "code": 9802
            }
        },
        "parameters": [
            {
                "name": "Latitude of false origin",
                "value": 37.5,
                "unit": "degree",
                "id": {
                    "authority": "EPSG",
                    "code": 8821
                }
            },
            {
                "name": "Longitude of false origin",
                "value": -84.25,
                "unit": "degree",
                "id": {
                    "authority": "EPSG",
                    "code": 8822
                }
            },
            {
                "name": "Latitude of 1st standard parallel",
                "value": 37.9666666666667,
                "unit": "degree",
                "id": {
                    "authority": "EPSG",
                    "code": 8823
                }
            },
            {
                "name": "Latitude of 2nd standard parallel",
                "value": 37.9666666666667,
                "unit": "degree",
                "id": {
                    "authority": "EPSG",
                    "code": 8824
                }
            },
            {
                "name": "Easting at false origin",
                "value": 500000,
                "unit": "metre",
                "id": {
                    "authority": "EPSG",
                    "code": 8826
                }
            },
            {
                "name": "Northing at false origin",
                "value": 0,
                "unit": "metre",
                "id": {
                    "authority": "EPSG",
                    "code": 8827
                }
            }
        ]
    },
    "coordinate_system": {
        "subtype": "Cartesian",
        "axis": [
            {
                "name": "Easting",
                "abbreviation": "X",
                "direction": "east",
                "unit": "metre"
            },
            {
                "name": "Northing",
                "abbreviation": "Y",
                "direction": "north",
                "unit": "metre"
            }
        ]
    },
    "scope": "Engineering survey, topographic mapping.",
    "area": "United States (USA) - Kentucky - counties of Anderson; Bath; Boone; Bourbon; Boyd; Bracken; Bullitt; Campbell; Carroll; Carter; Clark; Elliott; Fayette; Fleming; Franklin; Gallatin; Grant; Greenup; Harrison; Henry; Jefferson; Jessamine; Kenton; Lawrence; Lewis; Mason; Menifee; Montgomery; Morgan; Nicholas; Oldham; Owen; Pendleton; Robertson; Rowan; Scott; Shelby; Spencer; Trimble; Woodford.",
    "bbox": {
        "south_latitude": 37.71,
        "west_longitude": -85.96,
        "north_latitude": 39.15,
        "east_longitude": -82.47
    },
    "id": {
        "authority": "EPSG",
        "code": 26979
    }
}

Definition: SQL (PostGIS)

INSERT into spatial_ref_sys (srid, auth_name, auth_srid, proj4text, srtext) values ( 26979, 'EPSG', 26979, 'None', 'None');