EPSG:6608

North American Datum 1927 (1976)

Attributes

Ellipsoid: Clarke 1866

Prime meridian: Greenwich

Data source: OGP

Information source: Geodetic Survey of Canada.

Revision date: 2008-06-24

Scope: Geodetic survey, cadastre, topographic mapping, engineering survey.

Remarks: NAD27(76) used in Ontario for all maps at scale 1/20 000 and larger; elsewhere in Canada for selected purposes.

Area of use: Canada - Ontario.

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WGS84 bounds:
-74.35 41.67
-95.16 56.9

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