EPSG:6500

Earth centred, earth fixed, righthanded 3D coordinate system, consisting of 3 orthogonal axes with X and Y axes in the equatorial plane, positive Z-axis parallel to mean earth rotation axis and pointing towards North Pole. UoM: m.

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Data source: OGP

Information source: OGP

Revision date: 2008-06-23

Link to axis : Geocentric X

Link to axis : Geocentric Y

Link to axis : Geocentric Z

Remarks: Cartesian 3D CS, used in geocentric coordinate reference systems.

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Definition: OGP XML

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
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      <epsg:CommonMetaData>
         <epsg:type>Cartesian</epsg:type>
         <epsg:informationSource>OGP</epsg:informationSource>
         <epsg:revisionDate>2008-06-23</epsg:revisionDate>
         <epsg:changes>
            <epsg:changeID xlink:href="urn:ogc:def:change-request:EPSG::2008.045" />
         </epsg:changes>
         <epsg:isDeprecated>false</epsg:isDeprecated>
      </epsg:CommonMetaData>
   </gml:metaDataProperty>
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   <gml:name>Earth centred, earth fixed, righthanded 3D coordinate system, consisting of 3 orthogonal axes with X and Y axes in the equatorial plane, positive Z-axis parallel to mean earth rotation axis and pointing towards North Pole. UoM: m.</gml:name>
   <gml:remarks>Cartesian 3D CS, used in geocentric coordinate reference systems.</gml:remarks>
   <gml:axis>
      <gml:CoordinateSystemAxis uom="urn:ogc:def:uom:EPSG::9001" gml:id="epsg-axis-115">
         <gml:descriptionReference xlink:href="urn:ogc:def:axis-name:EPSG::9910" />
         <gml:identifier codeSpace="OGP">urn:ogc:def:axis:EPSG::115</gml:identifier>
         <gml:axisAbbrev>X</gml:axisAbbrev>
         <gml:axisDirection codeSpace="EPSG">Geocentre &gt; equator/0°E</gml:axisDirection>
      </gml:CoordinateSystemAxis>
   </gml:axis>
   <gml:axis>
      <gml:CoordinateSystemAxis uom="urn:ogc:def:uom:EPSG::9001" gml:id="epsg-axis-116">
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         <gml:identifier codeSpace="OGP">urn:ogc:def:axis:EPSG::116</gml:identifier>
         <gml:axisAbbrev>Y</gml:axisAbbrev>
         <gml:axisDirection codeSpace="EPSG">Geocentre &gt; equator/90°E</gml:axisDirection>
      </gml:CoordinateSystemAxis>
   </gml:axis>
   <gml:axis>
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         <gml:identifier codeSpace="OGP">urn:ogc:def:axis:EPSG::117</gml:identifier>
         <gml:axisAbbrev>Z</gml:axisAbbrev>
         <gml:axisDirection codeSpace="EPSG">Geocentre &gt; north pole</gml:axisDirection>
      </gml:CoordinateSystemAxis>
   </gml:axis>
</gml:CartesianCS>
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      <epsg:CommonMetaData>
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         <epsg:changes>
            <epsg:changeID xlink:href="urn:ogc:def:change-request:EPSG::2008.045" />
         </epsg:changes>
         <epsg:isDeprecated>false</epsg:isDeprecated>
      </epsg:CommonMetaData>
   </gml:metaDataProperty>
   <gml:identifier codeSpace="OGP">urn:ogc:def:cs:EPSG::6500</gml:identifier>
   <gml:name>Earth centred, earth fixed, righthanded 3D coordinate system, consisting of 3 orthogonal axes with X and Y axes in the equatorial plane, positive Z-axis parallel to mean earth rotation axis and pointing towards North Pole. UoM: m.</gml:name>
   <gml:remarks>Cartesian 3D CS, used in geocentric coordinate reference systems.</gml:remarks>
   <gml:axis>
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         <gml:axisAbbrev>X</gml:axisAbbrev>
         <gml:axisDirection codeSpace="EPSG">Geocentre &gt; equator/0°E</gml:axisDirection>
      </gml:CoordinateSystemAxis>
   </gml:axis>
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         <gml:identifier codeSpace="OGP">urn:ogc:def:axis:EPSG::116</gml:identifier>
         <gml:axisAbbrev>Y</gml:axisAbbrev>
         <gml:axisDirection codeSpace="EPSG">Geocentre &gt; equator/90°E</gml:axisDirection>
      </gml:CoordinateSystemAxis>
   </gml:axis>
   <gml:axis>
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         <gml:identifier codeSpace="OGP">urn:ogc:def:axis:EPSG::117</gml:identifier>
         <gml:axisAbbrev>Z</gml:axisAbbrev>
         <gml:axisDirection codeSpace="EPSG">Geocentre &gt; north pole</gml:axisDirection>
      </gml:CoordinateSystemAxis>
   </gml:axis>
</gml:CartesianCS>