EPSG:4408

NAD27 / BLM 8N (ftUS)

Selected transformation

Method: NTv2

Grid Files: ON27CSv1.GSB

Remarks: Derived through NAD83(CSRS)v3 but within accuracy of transformation may be assumed to apply to any version. For Toronto use NAD27 to NAD83(CSRS) (6) (CT code 9108).

Information source: Land Information Ontario via ISO Geodetic Register.

Revision date: 2019-07-15

Attributes

Unit: US survey foot

Geodetic CRS: NAD27

Datum: North American Datum 1927

Ellipsoid: Clarke 1866

Prime meridian: Greenwich

Data source: EPSG

Information source: OGP

Revision date: 2010-02-20

Center coordinates
13194091.97 22260454.64

Projected bounds:
12557958.18 17894878.3
12496783.3 26318312.37

WGS84 bounds:
-95.16 41.67
-74.35 56.9

Canada - Ontario excluding Toronto.
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Definition: OGC Well Known Text 2 (2019)

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            BASEGEOGCRS["NAD27",
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                    ELLIPSOID["Clarke 1866",6378206.4,294.978698213898,
                        LENGTHUNIT["metre",1]]],
                PRIMEM["Greenwich",0,
                    ANGLEUNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433]],
                ID["EPSG",4267]],
            CONVERSION["BLM zone 8N (US survey feet)",
                METHOD["Transverse Mercator",
                    ID["EPSG",9807]],
                PARAMETER["Latitude of natural origin",0,
                    ANGLEUNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433],
                    ID["EPSG",8801]],
                PARAMETER["Longitude of natural origin",-135,
                    ANGLEUNIT["degree",0.0174532925199433],
                    ID["EPSG",8802]],
                PARAMETER["Scale factor at natural origin",0.9996,
                    SCALEUNIT["unity",1],
                    ID["EPSG",8805]],
                PARAMETER["False easting",1640416.67,
                    LENGTHUNIT["US survey foot",0.304800609601219],
                    ID["EPSG",8806]],
                PARAMETER["False northing",0,
                    LENGTHUNIT["US survey foot",0.304800609601219],
                    ID["EPSG",8807]]],
            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["No official usage."],
                AREA["United States (USA) - between 138°W and 132°W onshore and offshore - Alaska."],
                BBOX[53.6,-138,73.04,-131.99]],
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    TARGETCRS[
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                    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]],
            USAGE[
                SCOPE["Horizontal component of 3D system."],
                AREA["Canada - onshore and offshore - Alberta; British Columbia; Manitoba; New Brunswick; Newfoundland and Labrador; Northwest Territories; Nova Scotia; Nunavut; Ontario; Prince Edward Island; Quebec; Saskatchewan; Yukon."],
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        USAGE[
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            AREA["Canada - Ontario excluding Toronto."],
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        ID["EPSG",9107],
        REMARK["Derived through NAD83(CSRS)v3 but within accuracy of transformation may be assumed to apply to any version. For Toronto use NAD27 to NAD83(CSRS) (6) (CT code 9108)."]]]

Definition: PROJ.4

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Definition: JavaScript (Proj4js)

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Definition: JSON

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                    },
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                    }
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        },
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                    "code": 9807
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            },
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                    "value": 0,
                    "unit": "degree",
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                },
                {
                    "name": "Longitude of natural origin",
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                    "unit": "degree",
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                },
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                    "name": "Scale factor at natural origin",
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                }
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    },
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            }
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    }
}

Definition: MapServer - MAPfile

PROJECTION
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	"lat_0=0"
	"lon_0=-135"
	"k=0.9996"
	"x_0=500000.001016002"
	"y_0=0"
	"datum=NAD27"
	"units=us-ft"
	"no_defs"
	"type=crs"
END

Definition: Mapnik

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	</Layer>
</Map>

Definition: SQL (PostGIS)

INSERT into spatial_ref_sys (srid, auth_name, auth_srid, proj4text, srtext) values ( 4408, 'EPSG', 4408, '+proj=tmerc +lat_0=0 +lon_0=-135 +k=0.9996 +x_0=500000.001016002 +y_0=0 +datum=NAD27 +units=us-ft +no_defs +type=crs', 'None');