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Datum: Kalianpur 1937
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Geodetic Datum used in Asia - Bangladesh; India; Pakistan - onshore

Kalianpur 1937 is a geodetic datum first defined in 1937-01-01 and is suitable for use in Bangladesh - onshore; India - mainland onshore; Pakistan - onshore.. Kalianpur 1937 references the Everest 1830 (1937 Adjustment) ellipsoid and the Greenwich prime meridian. Kalianpur 1937 origin is Fundamental point: Kalianpur. Latitude: 24° 07'11.260"N, longitude: 77°39'17.570"E (of Greenwich). Kalianpur 1937 is a geodetic datum for Topographic mapping. It was defined by information from G. Bomford; "The Re-adjustment of the Indian Triangulation"; Survey of India Professional Paper 28; 1939. Replaces 1880 adjustment except for topographic mapping. Replaced in Bangladesh and Pakistan by 1962 metrication conversion and in India by 1975 metrication conversion.

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Datum Details
Datum Name:Kalianpur 1937
Code:6144
Area Of Use: Asia - Bangladesh; India; Pakistan - onshoreOpen
Scope:Topographic mapping.
Type:geodetic
Realization Epoch:1937-01-01
Origin:Fundamental point: Kalianpur. Latitude: 24° 07'11.260"N, longitude: 77°39'17.570"E (of Greenwich).
Ellipsoid:Everest 1830 (1937 Adjustment)Open
Prime Meridian:GreenwichOpen
Applicable CRS-s: The following CRS are based on this datum:
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