EPSG:4272

NZGD49

Available transformations
to EPSG:4326
EPSG:4326 - WGS 84

Selected transformation

Grid Files: nzgd2kgrid0005.gsb

Remarks: Assumes WGS 84 is coincident with NZGD2000. Accuracy about 1m.

Information source: OGP

Revision date: 2000-10-19

Steps of transformation: 1568 1565

Attributes

Unit: degree (supplier to define representation)

Geodetic CRS: NZGD49

Datum: New Zealand Geodetic Datum 1949

Ellipsoid: International 1924

Prime meridian: Greenwich

Data source: EPSG

Information source: New Zealand Department of Lands and Surveys Technical Report No. 1; 1978.

Revision date: 2019-07-16

Steps of transformation: 1568 1565

Scope: Geodesy.

Remarks: Replaced by NZGD2000 (CRS code 4167) in March 2000.

Area of use: New Zealand - North Island, South Island, Stewart Island - onshore and nearshore.

Coordinate system: Ellipsoidal 2D CS. Axes: latitude, longitude. Orientations: north, east. UoM: degree

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Definition: PROJ.4

+proj=longlat +ellps=intl +towgs84=0,0,0,0,0,0,0 +no_defs +type=crs

Definition: JavaScript (Proj4js)

proj4.defs("EPSG:4272","+proj=longlat +ellps=intl +towgs84=0,0,0,0,0,0,0 +no_defs +type=crs");

Definition: JSON

{
    "$schema": "https://proj.org/schemas/v0.4/projjson.schema.json",
    "type": "BoundCRS",
    "source_crs": {
        "type": "BoundCRS",
        "source_crs": {
            "type": "GeographicCRS",
            "name": "NZGD49",
            "datum": {
                "type": "GeodeticReferenceFrame",
                "name": "New Zealand Geodetic Datum 1949",
                "ellipsoid": {
                    "name": "International 1924",
                    "semi_major_axis": 6378388,
                    "inverse_flattening": 297
                }
            },
            "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": 4272
            }
        },
        "target_crs": {
            "type": "GeographicCRS",
            "name": "NZGD2000",
            "datum": {
                "type": "GeodeticReferenceFrame",
                "name": "New Zealand Geodetic Datum 2000",
                "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": 4167
            }
        },
        "transformation": {
            "name": "NZGD49 to NZGD2000 (3)",
            "method": {
                "name": "NTv2",
                "id": {
                    "authority": "EPSG",
                    "code": 9615
                }
            },
            "parameters": [
                {
                    "name": "Latitude and longitude difference file",
                    "value": "nzgd2kgrid0005.gsb"
                }
            ],
            "id": {
                "authority": "EPSG",
                "code": 1568
            }
        }
    },
    "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": "NZGD2000 to WGS 84 (1)",
        "method": {
            "name": "Geocentric translations (geog2D domain)",
            "id": {
                "authority": "EPSG",
                "code": 9603
            }
        },
        "parameters": [
            {
                "name": "X-axis translation",
                "value": 0,
                "unit": "metre",
                "id": {
                    "authority": "EPSG",
                    "code": 8605
                }
            },
            {
                "name": "Y-axis translation",
                "value": 0,
                "unit": "metre",
                "id": {
                    "authority": "EPSG",
                    "code": 8606
                }
            },
            {
                "name": "Z-axis translation",
                "value": 0,
                "unit": "metre",
                "id": {
                    "authority": "EPSG",
                    "code": 8607
                }
            }
        ],
        "id": {
            "authority": "EPSG",
            "code": 1565
        }
    }
}

Definition: MapServer - MAPfile

PROJECTION
	"proj=longlat"
	"ellps=intl"
	"towgs84=0,0,0,0,0,0,0"
	"no_defs"
	"type=crs"
END

Definition: Mapnik

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<Map srs="+proj=longlat +ellps=intl +towgs84=0,0,0,0,0,0,0 +no_defs +type=crs">
	<Layer srs="+proj=longlat +ellps=intl +towgs84=0,0,0,0,0,0,0 +no_defs +type=crs">
	</Layer>
</Map>

Definition: SQL (PostGIS)

INSERT into spatial_ref_sys (srid, auth_name, auth_srid, proj4text, srtext) values ( 4272, 'EPSG', 4272, '+proj=longlat +ellps=intl +towgs84=0,0,0,0,0,0,0 +no_defs +type=crs', 'None');

Definition: OGC WKT 2 (2019)

BOUNDCRS[SOURCECRS[BOUNDCRS[SOURCECRS[GEOGCRS["NZGD49",DATUM["New Zealand Geodetic Datum 1949",ELLIPSOID["International 1924",6378388,297,LENGTHUNIT["metre",1]]],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]],ID["EPSG",4272]]],TARGETCRS[GEOGCRS["NZGD2000",DATUM["New Zealand Geodetic Datum 2000",ELLIPSOID["GRS 1980",6378137,298.257222101,LENGTHUNIT["metre",1]]],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]],ID["EPSG",4167]]],ABRIDGEDTRANSFORMATION["NZGD49 to NZGD2000 (3)",METHOD["NTv2",ID["EPSG",9615]],PARAMETERFILE["Latitude and longitude difference file","nzgd2kgrid0005.gsb"],ID["EPSG",1568]]]],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["NZGD2000 to WGS 84 (1)",METHOD["Geocentric translations (geog2D domain)",ID["EPSG",9603]],PARAMETER["X-axis translation",0,ID["EPSG",8605]],PARAMETER["Y-axis translation",0,ID["EPSG",8606]],PARAMETER["Z-axis translation",0,ID["EPSG",8607]],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["New Zealand - onshore and offshore. Includes Antipodes Islands, Auckland Islands, Bounty Islands, Chatham Islands, Cambell Island, Kermadec Islands, Raoul Island and Snares Islands."],BBOX[-55.95,160.6,-25.88,-171.2]],ID["EPSG",1565]]]