EPSG:3991

Puerto Rico State Plane CS of 1927

Selected transformation

Grid Files: prvi.las prvi.los pvhpgn.las pvhpgn.los

Remarks: Transformation steps are from Puerto Rico to NAD83(HARN) (1) (code 4435) assuming that NAD83(HARN) is equivalent to WGS 84 within the accuracy of the transformation.

Information source: OGP

Revision date: 2020-03-14

Steps of transformation: 1461 1731

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

Steps of transformation: 1461 1731

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
567140.85 95044.65

Projected bounds:
-35083.8 -75222.47
1166103.57 270988.43

WGS84 bounds:
-67.97 17.62
-64.51 18.57

Puerto Rico and US Virgin Islands - onshore.
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Definition: JSON

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    "type": "BoundCRS",
    "source_crs": {
        "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",
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                        "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": "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
            }
        },
        "transformation": {
            "name": "Puerto Rico to NAD83 (1)",
            "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": 1461
            }
        }
    },
    "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": "NAD83 to WGS 84 (35)",
        "method": {
            "name": "NADCON",
            "id": {
                "authority": "EPSG",
                "code": 9613
            }
        },
        "parameters": [
            {
                "name": "Latitude difference file",
                "value": "pvhpgn.las"
            },
            {
                "name": "Longitude difference file",
                "value": "pvhpgn.los"
            }
        ],
        "id": {
            "authority": "EPSG",
            "code": 1731
        }
    }
}

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)

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