EPSG:6703

Missao Hidrografico Angola y Sao Tome 1951

Attributes

Ellipsoid: Clarke 1880 (RGS)

Prime meridian: Greenwich

Data source: OGP

Information source: Various industry sources.

Revision date: 2006-01-03

Scope: Coastal hydrography.

Remarks: A variation of this datum has been adopted by the oil industry but incorrectly using the International 1924 ellipsoid and not tied to the official Portuguese triangulation - see Mhast (onshore) and Mhast (offshore) (codes 6704 and 6705).

Area of use: Angola - Cabinda.

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WGS84 bounds:
13.1 -6.04
10.53 -4.38

Angola - Cabinda.
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