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Datum: Cape
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Geodetic Datum used in Africa - Botswana, Lesotho, South Africa and Swaziland

Cape is a geodetic datum first defined in and is suitable for use in Botswana; Lesotho; South Africa - mainland; Swaziland.. Cape references the Clarke 1880 (Arc) ellipsoid and the Greenwich prime meridian. Cape origin is Fundamental point: Buffelsfontein. Latitude: 33°59'32.000"S, longitude: 25°30'44.622"E (of Greenwich). Cape is a geodetic datum for Geodetic survey, cadastre, topographic mapping, engineering survey. It was defined by information from Private Communication, Directorate of Surveys and Land Information, Cape Town.

CapeOpen
Datum Details
Datum Name:Cape
Code:6222
Area Of Use: Africa - Botswana, Lesotho, South Africa and SwazilandOpen
Scope:Geodetic survey, cadastre, topographic mapping, engineering survey.
Type:geodetic
Realization Epoch:
Origin:Fundamental point: Buffelsfontein. Latitude: 33°59'32.000"S, longitude: 25°30'44.622"E (of Greenwich).
Ellipsoid:Clarke 1880 (Arc)Open
Prime Meridian:GreenwichOpen
Applicable CRS-s: The following CRS are based on this datum:
[Cape]