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Geocentric CRS used in Canada

NAD83(CSRS) is a geocentric CRS last revised on May 29, 2007 and is suitable for use in Canada - onshore and offshore - Alberta; British Columbia (BC); Manitoba; New Brunswick (NB); Newfoundland and Labrador; Northwest Territories (NWT); Nova Scotia (NS); Nunavut; Ontario; Prince Edward (...more, see 'area of use' for details). NAD83(CSRS) uses the NAD83 Canadian Spatial Reference System as its datum. NAD83(CSRS) is a CRS for Geodetic survey. It was defined by information from Natural Resources of Canada, CSRS website. http://www.geod.nrcan.gc.ca.

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Geocentric CRS Details
CRS Type:geocentric
Area Of Use: CanadaOpen
Datum: NAD83 Canadian Spatial Reference SystemOpen
Coordinate System: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.