EPSG:4304

Voirol 1875

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Center coordinates
3.07264504 34.56581488

WGS84 bounds:
-2.95 31.99
9.09 37.14

Available transformations:

  • Algeria - onshore north of 32°N. , accuracy 999.0 m, code 1294 (default) [3]

Selected transformation

Algeria - onshore north of 32°N.

code 1294

Accuracy 999.0 m (default)
3 parameters

Method: Geocentric translations (geog2D domain)

Remarks: Accuracy estimate not available.

Information source: U.S. Defense Mapping Agency TR8350.2 revision of August 1993.

Revision date: 2014-11-19

Attributes

Unit: degree (supplier to define representation)

Geodetic CRS: Voirol 1875

Datum: Voirol 1875

Ellipsoid: Clarke 1880 (IGN)

Prime meridian: Greenwich

Data source: OGP

Information source: IGN Paris

Revision date: 2004-01-06

Scope: Geodetic survey.

Remarks: The appropriate usage of CRSs using the Voirol 1875 and 1879 datums is lost in antiquity. They differ by about 9 metres. Oil industry references to one could in reality be to either. All replaced by Nord Sahara 1959 (CRS code 4307).

Method: Geocentric translations (geog2D domain)

Area of use: Algeria - onshore north of 32°N.

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

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Definition: Well Known Text (WKT)

GEOGCS["Voirol 1875",
    DATUM["Voirol_1875",
        SPHEROID["Clarke 1880 (IGN)",6378249.2,293.4660212936265,
            AUTHORITY["EPSG","7011"]],
        TOWGS84[-73,-247,227,0,0,0,0],
        AUTHORITY["EPSG","6304"]],
    PRIMEM["Greenwich",0,
        AUTHORITY["EPSG","8901"]],
    UNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433,
        AUTHORITY["EPSG","9122"]],
    AUTHORITY["EPSG","4304"]]
GEOGCS["Voirol 1875",
    DATUM["Voirol_1875",
        SPHEROID["Clarke 1880 (IGN)",6378249.2,293.4660212936265,
            AUTHORITY["EPSG","7011"]],
        TOWGS84[-73,-247,227,0,0,0,0],
        AUTHORITY["EPSG","6304"]],
    PRIMEM["Greenwich",0,
        AUTHORITY["EPSG","8901"]],
    UNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433,
        AUTHORITY["EPSG","9122"]],
    AUTHORITY["EPSG","4304"]]

Definition: ESRI WKT

GEOGCS["Voirol 1875",DATUM["D_Voirol_1875",SPHEROID["Clarke_1880_IGN",6378249.2,293.46602]],PRIMEM["Greenwich",0],UNIT["Degree",0.017453292519943295]]

Definition: PROJ.4

+proj=longlat +a=6378249.2 +b=6356515 +towgs84=-73,-247,227,0,0,0,0 +no_defs 

Definition: JavaScript (Proj4js)

proj4.defs("EPSG:4304","+proj=longlat +a=6378249.2 +b=6356515 +towgs84=-73,-247,227,0,0,0,0 +no_defs");

Definition: OGC GML

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
 <gml:GeodeticCRS xmlns:epsg="urn:x-ogp:spec:schema-xsd:EPSG:1.0:dataset" xmlns:gml="http://www.opengis.net/gml/3.2" xmlns:xlink="http://www.w3.org/1999/xlink" gml:id="epsg-crs-4304">
   <gml:metaDataProperty>
      <epsg:CommonMetaData>
         <epsg:type>geographic 2D</epsg:type>
         <epsg:informationSource>IGN Paris</epsg:informationSource>
         <epsg:revisionDate>2004-01-06</epsg:revisionDate>
         <epsg:changes>
            <epsg:changeID xlink:href="urn:ogc:def:change-request:EPSG::2003.361" />
            <epsg:changeID xlink:href="urn:ogc:def:change-request:EPSG::2003.370" />
         </epsg:changes>
         <epsg:show>true</epsg:show>
         <epsg:isDeprecated>false</epsg:isDeprecated>
      </epsg:CommonMetaData>
   </gml:metaDataProperty>
   <gml:identifier codeSpace="OGP">urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::4304</gml:identifier>
   <gml:name>Voirol 1875</gml:name>
   <gml:remarks>The appropriate usage of CRSs using the Voirol 1875 and 1879 datums is lost in antiquity. They differ by about 9 metres. Oil industry references to one could in reality be to either. All replaced by Nord Sahara 1959 (CRS code 4307).</gml:remarks>
   <gml:domainOfValidity xlink:href="urn:ogc:def:area:EPSG::1365" />
   <gml:scope>Geodetic survey.</gml:scope>
   <gml:ellipsoidalCS xlink:href="urn:ogc:def:cs:EPSG::6422" />
   <gml:geodeticDatum xlink:href="urn:ogc:def:datum:EPSG::6304" />
</gml:GeodeticCRS>
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
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   <gml:metaDataProperty>
      <epsg:CommonMetaData>
         <epsg:type>geographic 2D</epsg:type>
         <epsg:informationSource>IGN Paris</epsg:informationSource>
         <epsg:revisionDate>2004-01-06</epsg:revisionDate>
         <epsg:changes>
            <epsg:changeID xlink:href="urn:ogc:def:change-request:EPSG::2003.361" />
            <epsg:changeID xlink:href="urn:ogc:def:change-request:EPSG::2003.370" />
         </epsg:changes>
         <epsg:show>true</epsg:show>
         <epsg:isDeprecated>false</epsg:isDeprecated>
      </epsg:CommonMetaData>
   </gml:metaDataProperty>
   <gml:identifier codeSpace="OGP">urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::4304</gml:identifier>
   <gml:name>Voirol 1875</gml:name>
   <gml:remarks>The appropriate usage of CRSs using the Voirol 1875 and 1879 datums is lost in antiquity. They differ by about 9 metres. Oil industry references to one could in reality be to either. All replaced by Nord Sahara 1959 (CRS code 4307).</gml:remarks>
   <gml:domainOfValidity xlink:href="urn:ogc:def:area:EPSG::1365" />
   <gml:scope>Geodetic survey.</gml:scope>
   <gml:ellipsoidalCS xlink:href="urn:ogc:def:cs:EPSG::6422" />
   <gml:geodeticDatum xlink:href="urn:ogc:def:datum:EPSG::6304" />
</gml:GeodeticCRS>

Definition: XML

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
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  <gml:srsName>Voirol 1875</gml:srsName>
  <gml:srsID>
    <gml:name gml:codeSpace="urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::">4304</gml:name>
  </gml:srsID>
  <gml:usesEllipsoidalCS>
    <gml:EllipsoidalCS gml:id="ogrcrs137491">
      <gml:csName>ellipsoidal</gml:csName>
      <gml:csID>
        <gml:name gml:codeSpace="urn:ogc:def:cs:EPSG::">6402</gml:name>
      </gml:csID>
      <gml:usesAxis>
        <gml:CoordinateSystemAxis gml:id="ogrcrs137492" gml:uom="urn:ogc:def:uom:EPSG::9102">
          <gml:name>Geodetic latitude</gml:name>
          <gml:axisID>
            <gml:name gml:codeSpace="urn:ogc:def:axis:EPSG::">9901</gml:name>
          </gml:axisID>
          <gml:axisAbbrev>Lat</gml:axisAbbrev>
          <gml:axisDirection>north</gml:axisDirection>
        </gml:CoordinateSystemAxis>
      </gml:usesAxis>
      <gml:usesAxis>
        <gml:CoordinateSystemAxis gml:id="ogrcrs137493" gml:uom="urn:ogc:def:uom:EPSG::9102">
          <gml:name>Geodetic longitude</gml:name>
          <gml:axisID>
            <gml:name gml:codeSpace="urn:ogc:def:axis:EPSG::">9902</gml:name>
          </gml:axisID>
          <gml:axisAbbrev>Lon</gml:axisAbbrev>
          <gml:axisDirection>east</gml:axisDirection>
        </gml:CoordinateSystemAxis>
      </gml:usesAxis>
    </gml:EllipsoidalCS>
  </gml:usesEllipsoidalCS>
  <gml:usesGeodeticDatum>
    <gml:GeodeticDatum gml:id="ogrcrs137494">
      <gml:datumName>Voirol_1875</gml:datumName>
      <gml:datumID>
        <gml:name gml:codeSpace="urn:ogc:def:datum:EPSG::">6304</gml:name>
      </gml:datumID>
      <gml:usesPrimeMeridian>
        <gml:PrimeMeridian gml:id="ogrcrs137495">
          <gml:meridianName>Greenwich</gml:meridianName>
          <gml:meridianID>
            <gml:name gml:codeSpace="urn:ogc:def:meridian:EPSG::">8901</gml:name>
          </gml:meridianID>
          <gml:greenwichLongitude>
            <gml:angle gml:uom="urn:ogc:def:uom:EPSG::9102">0</gml:angle>
          </gml:greenwichLongitude>
        </gml:PrimeMeridian>
      </gml:usesPrimeMeridian>
      <gml:usesEllipsoid>
        <gml:Ellipsoid gml:id="ogrcrs137496">
          <gml:ellipsoidName>Clarke 1880 (IGN)</gml:ellipsoidName>
          <gml:ellipsoidID>
            <gml:name gml:codeSpace="urn:ogc:def:ellipsoid:EPSG::">7011</gml:name>
          </gml:ellipsoidID>
          <gml:semiMajorAxis gml:uom="urn:ogc:def:uom:EPSG::9001">6378249.2</gml:semiMajorAxis>
          <gml:secondDefiningParameter>
            <gml:inverseFlattening gml:uom="urn:ogc:def:uom:EPSG::9201">293.4660212936265</gml:inverseFlattening>
          </gml:secondDefiningParameter>
        </gml:Ellipsoid>
      </gml:usesEllipsoid>
    </gml:GeodeticDatum>
  </gml:usesGeodeticDatum>
</gml:GeographicCRS>
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
 <gml:GeographicCRS gml:id="ogrcrs137490" xmlns:gml="http://www.opengis.net/gml/3.2">
  <gml:srsName>Voirol 1875</gml:srsName>
  <gml:srsID>
    <gml:name gml:codeSpace="urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::">4304</gml:name>
  </gml:srsID>
  <gml:usesEllipsoidalCS>
    <gml:EllipsoidalCS gml:id="ogrcrs137491">
      <gml:csName>ellipsoidal</gml:csName>
      <gml:csID>
        <gml:name gml:codeSpace="urn:ogc:def:cs:EPSG::">6402</gml:name>
      </gml:csID>
      <gml:usesAxis>
        <gml:CoordinateSystemAxis gml:id="ogrcrs137492" gml:uom="urn:ogc:def:uom:EPSG::9102">
          <gml:name>Geodetic latitude</gml:name>
          <gml:axisID>
            <gml:name gml:codeSpace="urn:ogc:def:axis:EPSG::">9901</gml:name>
          </gml:axisID>
          <gml:axisAbbrev>Lat</gml:axisAbbrev>
          <gml:axisDirection>north</gml:axisDirection>
        </gml:CoordinateSystemAxis>
      </gml:usesAxis>
      <gml:usesAxis>
        <gml:CoordinateSystemAxis gml:id="ogrcrs137493" gml:uom="urn:ogc:def:uom:EPSG::9102">
          <gml:name>Geodetic longitude</gml:name>
          <gml:axisID>
            <gml:name gml:codeSpace="urn:ogc:def:axis:EPSG::">9902</gml:name>
          </gml:axisID>
          <gml:axisAbbrev>Lon</gml:axisAbbrev>
          <gml:axisDirection>east</gml:axisDirection>
        </gml:CoordinateSystemAxis>
      </gml:usesAxis>
    </gml:EllipsoidalCS>
  </gml:usesEllipsoidalCS>
  <gml:usesGeodeticDatum>
    <gml:GeodeticDatum gml:id="ogrcrs137494">
      <gml:datumName>Voirol_1875</gml:datumName>
      <gml:datumID>
        <gml:name gml:codeSpace="urn:ogc:def:datum:EPSG::">6304</gml:name>
      </gml:datumID>
      <gml:usesPrimeMeridian>
        <gml:PrimeMeridian gml:id="ogrcrs137495">
          <gml:meridianName>Greenwich</gml:meridianName>
          <gml:meridianID>
            <gml:name gml:codeSpace="urn:ogc:def:meridian:EPSG::">8901</gml:name>
          </gml:meridianID>
          <gml:greenwichLongitude>
            <gml:angle gml:uom="urn:ogc:def:uom:EPSG::9102">0</gml:angle>
          </gml:greenwichLongitude>
        </gml:PrimeMeridian>
      </gml:usesPrimeMeridian>
      <gml:usesEllipsoid>
        <gml:Ellipsoid gml:id="ogrcrs137496">
          <gml:ellipsoidName>Clarke 1880 (IGN)</gml:ellipsoidName>
          <gml:ellipsoidID>
            <gml:name gml:codeSpace="urn:ogc:def:ellipsoid:EPSG::">7011</gml:name>
          </gml:ellipsoidID>
          <gml:semiMajorAxis gml:uom="urn:ogc:def:uom:EPSG::9001">6378249.2</gml:semiMajorAxis>
          <gml:secondDefiningParameter>
            <gml:inverseFlattening gml:uom="urn:ogc:def:uom:EPSG::9201">293.4660212936265</gml:inverseFlattening>
          </gml:secondDefiningParameter>
        </gml:Ellipsoid>
      </gml:usesEllipsoid>
    </gml:GeodeticDatum>
  </gml:usesGeodeticDatum>
</gml:GeographicCRS>

Definition: GeoServer

4304=GEOGCS["Voirol 1875",DATUM["Voirol_1875",SPHEROID["Clarke 1880 (IGN)",6378249.2,293.4660212936265,AUTHORITY["EPSG","7011"]],TOWGS84[-73,-247,227,0,0,0,0],AUTHORITY["EPSG","6304"]],PRIMEM["Greenwich",0,AUTHORITY["EPSG","8901"]],UNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433,AUTHORITY["EPSG","9122"]],AUTHORITY["EPSG","4304"]]

Definition: MapServer - MAPfile

PROJECTION
	"proj=longlat"
	"a=6378249.2"
	"b=6356515"
	"towgs84=-73,-247,227,0,0,0,0"
	"no_defs"
END

Definition: MapServer - Python

wkt = '''GEOGCS["Voirol 1875",DATUM["Voirol_1875",SPHEROID["Clarke 1880 (IGN)",6378249.2,293.4660212936265,AUTHORITY["EPSG","7011"]],TOWGS84[-73,-247,227,0,0,0,0],AUTHORITY["EPSG","6304"]],PRIMEM["Greenwich",0,AUTHORITY["EPSG","8901"]],UNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433,AUTHORITY["EPSG","9122"]],AUTHORITY["EPSG","4304"]]'''
m = mapObj('')
m.setWKTProjection(ref.ExportToWkt())
lyr = layerObj(m)
lyr.setWKTProjection(ref.ExportToWkt())

Definition: Mapnik

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<Map srs="+proj=longlat +a=6378249.2 +b=6356515 +towgs84=-73,-247,227,0,0,0,0 +no_defs">
	<Layer srs="+proj=longlat +a=6378249.2 +b=6356515 +towgs84=-73,-247,227,0,0,0,0 +no_defs">
	</Layer>
</Map>

Definition: Mapnik - Python

proj4 = '+proj=longlat +a=6378249.2 +b=6356515 +towgs84=-73,-247,227,0,0,0,0 +no_defs'
m = Map(256,256,proj4)
lyr = Layer('Name',proj4)

Definition: SQL (PostGIS)

INSERT into spatial_ref_sys (srid, auth_name, auth_srid, proj4text, srtext) values ( 4304, 'EPSG', 4304, '+proj=longlat +a=6378249.2 +b=6356515 +towgs84=-73,-247,227,0,0,0,0 +no_defs ', 'GEOGCS["Voirol 1875",DATUM["Voirol_1875",SPHEROID["Clarke 1880 (IGN)",6378249.2,293.4660212936265,AUTHORITY["EPSG","7011"]],TOWGS84[-73,-247,227,0,0,0,0],AUTHORITY["EPSG","6304"]],PRIMEM["Greenwich",0,AUTHORITY["EPSG","8901"]],UNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433,AUTHORITY["EPSG","9122"]],AUTHORITY["EPSG","4304"]]');

Definition: OGC WKT

GEOGCS["Voirol 1875",DATUM["Voirol_1875",SPHEROID["Clarke 1880 (IGN)",6378249.2,293.4660212936265,AUTHORITY["EPSG","7011"]],TOWGS84[-73,-247,227,0,0,0,0],AUTHORITY["EPSG","6304"]],PRIMEM["Greenwich",0,AUTHORITY["EPSG","8901"]],UNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433,AUTHORITY["EPSG","9122"]],AUTHORITY["EPSG","4304"]]

Definition: USGS

[0, 0, (6378249.2, 6356515.0, 0.0, 0.0, 0.0, 0.0, 0.0, 0.0, 0.0, 0.0, 0.0, 0.0, 0.0, 0.0, 0.0), -1]