Coordinate Systems Overview

Peter H. Dana
The materials were developed by Peter H. Dana, Department of Geography, University of Texas at Austin, 1995. You may use these materials for education and research, but please cite the Geographer's Craft Project, Department of Geography, University of Colorado at Boulder and the author. If you have comments or suggestions, please contact:  All commercial rights reserved. Copyright © 1999.

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Revised: 12/15/99 (Orignally published in July, 1995)

Associated Overviews


Table of Contents

Basic Coordinate Systems

Reference Ellipsoids

Geodetic Datums

Coordinate Systems

Global Systems