EPSG:3991

Puerto Rico State Plane CS of 1927

Selected transformation

Method: NADCON

Grid Files: prvi.las prvi.los

Remarks: Parameter files are from Puerto Rico to NAD83 (1) (code 1461) assuming that NAD83 is equivalent to WGS 84 within the accuracy of the transformation.

Information source: OGP

Revision date: 2021-09-10

Attributes

Unit: US survey foot

Geodetic CRS: Puerto Rico

Datum: Puerto Rico

Ellipsoid: Clarke 1866

Prime meridian: Greenwich

Data source: EPSG

Information source: US National Geodetic Survey

Revision date: 2009-09-05

Scope: Engineering survey, topographic mapping.

Remarks: Sometimes erroneously referred to as NAD27 / Puerto Rico State Plane CS.

Area of use: Puerto Rico - onshore.

Coordinate system: Cartesian 2D CS. Axes: easting, northing (X,Y). Orientations: east, north. UoM: ftUS.

Center coordinates
448970.59 141143.61

Projected bounds:
-34445.97 16276.04
930459.16 269677.92

WGS84 bounds:
-67.97 17.87
-65.19 18.57

Puerto Rico - onshore.
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Definition: JSON

{
    "$schema": "https://proj.org/schemas/v0.4/projjson.schema.json",
    "type": "BoundCRS",
    "source_crs": {
        "type": "ProjectedCRS",
        "name": "Puerto Rico State Plane CS of 1927",
        "base_crs": {
            "name": "Puerto Rico",
            "datum": {
                "type": "GeodeticReferenceFrame",
                "name": "Puerto Rico",
                "ellipsoid": {
                    "name": "Clarke 1866",
                    "semi_major_axis": 6378206.4,
                    "inverse_flattening": 294.978698213898
                }
            },
            "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": 4139
            }
        },
        "conversion": {
            "name": "Puerto Rico CS27",
            "method": {
                "name": "Lambert Conic Conformal (2SP)",
                "id": {
                    "authority": "EPSG",
                    "code": 9802
                }
            },
            "parameters": [
                {
                    "name": "Latitude of false origin",
                    "value": 17.8333333333333,
                    "unit": "degree",
                    "id": {
                        "authority": "EPSG",
                        "code": 8821
                    }
                },
                {
                    "name": "Longitude of false origin",
                    "value": -66.4333333333333,
                    "unit": "degree",
                    "id": {
                        "authority": "EPSG",
                        "code": 8822
                    }
                },
                {
                    "name": "Latitude of 1st standard parallel",
                    "value": 18.4333333333333,
                    "unit": "degree",
                    "id": {
                        "authority": "EPSG",
                        "code": 8823
                    }
                },
                {
                    "name": "Latitude of 2nd standard parallel",
                    "value": 18.0333333333333,
                    "unit": "degree",
                    "id": {
                        "authority": "EPSG",
                        "code": 8824
                    }
                },
                {
                    "name": "Easting at false origin",
                    "value": 500000,
                    "unit": {
                        "type": "LinearUnit",
                        "name": "US survey foot",
                        "conversion_factor": 0.304800609601219
                    },
                    "id": {
                        "authority": "EPSG",
                        "code": 8826
                    }
                },
                {
                    "name": "Northing at false origin",
                    "value": 0,
                    "unit": {
                        "type": "LinearUnit",
                        "name": "US survey foot",
                        "conversion_factor": 0.304800609601219
                    },
                    "id": {
                        "authority": "EPSG",
                        "code": 8827
                    }
                }
            ]
        },
        "coordinate_system": {
            "subtype": "Cartesian",
            "axis": [
                {
                    "name": "Easting",
                    "abbreviation": "X",
                    "direction": "east",
                    "unit": {
                        "type": "LinearUnit",
                        "name": "US survey foot",
                        "conversion_factor": 0.304800609601219
                    }
                },
                {
                    "name": "Northing",
                    "abbreviation": "Y",
                    "direction": "north",
                    "unit": {
                        "type": "LinearUnit",
                        "name": "US survey foot",
                        "conversion_factor": 0.304800609601219
                    }
                }
            ]
        },
        "id": {
            "authority": "EPSG",
            "code": 3991
        }
    },
    "target_crs": {
        "type": "GeographicCRS",
        "name": "WGS 84",
        "datum_ensemble": {
            "name": "World Geodetic System 1984 ensemble",
            "members": [
                {
                    "name": "World Geodetic System 1984 (Transit)"
                },
                {
                    "name": "World Geodetic System 1984 (G730)"
                },
                {
                    "name": "World Geodetic System 1984 (G873)"
                },
                {
                    "name": "World Geodetic System 1984 (G1150)"
                },
                {
                    "name": "World Geodetic System 1984 (G1674)"
                },
                {
                    "name": "World Geodetic System 1984 (G1762)"
                },
                {
                    "name": "World Geodetic System 1984 (G2139)"
                }
            ],
            "ellipsoid": {
                "name": "WGS 84",
                "semi_major_axis": 6378137,
                "inverse_flattening": 298.257223563
            },
            "accuracy": "2.0"
        },
        "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": 4326
        }
    },
    "transformation": {
        "name": "Puerto Rico to WGS 84 (4)",
        "method": {
            "name": "NADCON",
            "id": {
                "authority": "EPSG",
                "code": 9613
            }
        },
        "parameters": [
            {
                "name": "Latitude difference file",
                "value": "prvi.las"
            },
            {
                "name": "Longitude difference file",
                "value": "prvi.los"
            }
        ],
        "id": {
            "authority": "EPSG",
            "code": 15841
        }
    }
}

Definition: SQL (PostGIS)

INSERT into spatial_ref_sys (srid, auth_name, auth_srid, proj4text, srtext) values ( 3991, 'EPSG', 3991, 'None', 'None');

Definition: OGC WKT 2 (2019)

BOUNDCRS[SOURCECRS[PROJCRS["Puerto Rico State Plane CS of 1927",BASEGEOGCRS["Puerto Rico",DATUM["Puerto Rico",ELLIPSOID["Clarke 1866",6378206.4,294.978698213898,LENGTHUNIT["metre",1]]],PRIMEM["Greenwich",0,ANGLEUNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433]],ID["EPSG",4139]],CONVERSION["Puerto Rico CS27",METHOD["Lambert Conic Conformal (2SP)",ID["EPSG",9802]],PARAMETER["Latitude of false origin",17.8333333333333,ANGLEUNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433],ID["EPSG",8821]],PARAMETER["Longitude of false origin",-66.4333333333333,ANGLEUNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433],ID["EPSG",8822]],PARAMETER["Latitude of 1st standard parallel",18.4333333333333,ANGLEUNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433],ID["EPSG",8823]],PARAMETER["Latitude of 2nd standard parallel",18.0333333333333,ANGLEUNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433],ID["EPSG",8824]],PARAMETER["Easting at false origin",500000,LENGTHUNIT["US survey foot",0.304800609601219],ID["EPSG",8826]],PARAMETER["Northing at false origin",0,LENGTHUNIT["US survey foot",0.304800609601219],ID["EPSG",8827]]],CS[Cartesian,2],AXIS["easting (X)",east,ORDER[1],LENGTHUNIT["US survey foot",0.304800609601219]],AXIS["northing (Y)",north,ORDER[2],LENGTHUNIT["US survey foot",0.304800609601219]],USAGE[SCOPE["Engineering survey, topographic mapping."],AREA["Puerto Rico - onshore."],BBOX[17.87,-67.97,18.57,-65.19]],ID["EPSG",3991]]],TARGETCRS[GEOGCRS["WGS 84",ENSEMBLE["World Geodetic System 1984 ensemble",MEMBER["World Geodetic System 1984 (Transit)"],MEMBER["World Geodetic System 1984 (G730)"],MEMBER["World Geodetic System 1984 (G873)"],MEMBER["World Geodetic System 1984 (G1150)"],MEMBER["World Geodetic System 1984 (G1674)"],MEMBER["World Geodetic System 1984 (G1762)"],MEMBER["World Geodetic System 1984 (G2139)"],ELLIPSOID["WGS 84",6378137,298.257223563,LENGTHUNIT["metre",1]],ENSEMBLEACCURACY[2.0]],PRIMEM["Greenwich",0,ANGLEUNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433]],CS[ellipsoidal,2],AXIS["geodetic latitude (Lat)",north,ORDER[1],ANGLEUNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433]],AXIS["geodetic longitude (Lon)",east,ORDER[2],ANGLEUNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433]],USAGE[SCOPE["Horizontal component of 3D system."],AREA["World."],BBOX[-90,-180,90,180]],ID["EPSG",4326]]],ABRIDGEDTRANSFORMATION["Puerto Rico to WGS 84 (4)",METHOD["NADCON",ID["EPSG",9613]],PARAMETERFILE["Latitude difference file","prvi.las"],PARAMETERFILE["Longitude difference file","prvi.los"],USAGE[SCOPE["(null/copy) Approximation for medium and low accuracy applications assuming equality between plate-fixed static and earth-fixed dynamic CRSs, ignoring static/dynamic CRS differences."],AREA["Puerto Rico - onshore."],BBOX[17.87,-67.97,18.57,-65.19]],ID["EPSG",15841],REMARK["Parameter files are from Puerto Rico to NAD83 (1) (code 1461) assuming that NAD83 is equivalent to WGS 84 within the accuracy of the transformation."]]]