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Geographic 2D CRS used in USA - CONUS and Alaska; PRVI

NAD83(CORS96) is a geographic 2D CRS last revised on January 18, 2021 and is suitable for use in Puerto Rico - onshore and offshore. United States (USA) onshore and offshore - Alabama; Alaska; Arizona; Arkansas; California; Colorado; Connecticut; Delaware; Florida; Georgia; Idaho; Illinois; India (...more, see 'area of use' for details). NAD83(CORS96) uses the NAD83 (Continuously Operating Reference Station 1996) as its datum. NAD83(CORS96) is a CRS for Horizontal component of 3D system, used for applications requiring a dynamic datum (coordinates change with time). See NAD83(NSRS2007) (CRS code 4759) for a similar CRS with static datum anchored to the North American plate, preferred for most purposes. It was defined by information from OGP. See 3D CRS for original information source.. Note: this CRS includes POSITIVE EAST longitudes. Replaced by NAD83(2011) (CRS code 6318) from 2011-09-06.

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Geographic 2D CRS Details
CRS Type:geographic 2D
Area Of Use: USA - CONUS and Alaska; PRVIOpen
Datum: NAD83 (Continuously Operating Reference Station 1996)Open
Coordinate System:Ellipsoidal 2D CS. Axes: latitude, longitude. Orientations: north, east. UoM: degree
Base Geographic CRS:NAD83(CORS96) Open in New Tab
Projection:geographic3D to geographic2DOpen in New Tab