Unit: metre

Data source: EPSG

Information source: OGP

Revision date: 2016-02-13

Orientation: forward

Abbreviation: y

Axis order: 2..

Remarks: Aligned to the body of the moving platform and independent of the movement of the platform.

Coordinate system: Cartesian 3D CS. Axes: x,y,z. Orientations: starboard, forward, down. UoM: m.

Description: An axis of a local or engineering grid 2D or 3D coordinate system for a moving platform. The axis is along or parallel to the centreline of the platform, positive towards the bow or nose cone.

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