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Datum: Taiwan Datum 1967
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Geodetic Datum used in Taiwan - onshore

Taiwan Datum 1967 is a geodetic datum first defined in 1967 and is suitable for use in Taiwan, Republic of China - onshore - Taiwan Island, Penghu (Pescadores) Islands.. Taiwan Datum 1967 references the GRS 1967 Modified ellipsoid and the Greenwich prime meridian. Taiwan Datum 1967 origin is Fundamental point: Hu Tzu Shan. Latitude: 2358'32.34"N, longitude: 12058'25.975"E (of Greenwich). Taiwan Datum 1967 is a geodetic datum for Geodetic survey, cadastre, topographic mapping, engineering survey. It was defined by information from National Land Surveying and Mapping Center (NLSC), http://www.nlsc.gov.tw Adopted in 1980. TWD67 uses the GRS 1967 ellipsoid but with 1/f to exactly 2 decimal places.

Taiwan Datum 1967Open
Datum Details
Datum Name:Taiwan Datum 1967
Code:1025
Area Of Use: Taiwan - onshoreOpen
Scope:Geodetic survey, cadastre, topographic mapping, engineering survey.
Type:geodetic
Realization Epoch:1967
Origin:Fundamental point: Hu Tzu Shan. Latitude: 2358'32.34"N, longitude: 12058'25.975"E (of Greenwich).
Ellipsoid:GRS 1967 ModifiedOpen
Prime Meridian:GreenwichOpen
Applicable CRS-s: The following CRS are based on this datum:
[TWD67]