Predefined Datums – A to M

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See predefined datums N to Z

 

Datum Name

Description

Abidjan87

Abidjan 1987, EPSG, V6.3, 6143

Accra

Accra, EPSG, V6.3, 6168

ADINDAN

Adindan, Mean (Ethiopia & Sudan)

ADOS714

Astro DOS 71/4, St. Helena Island

AFGOOYE

Afgooye (Somalia)

AGD66

Australian Geodetic 1966, GDA Interpolation datum shift

AGD84

Australian Geodetic 1984, GDA Interpolation datum shift

AGD84-P7

Australian Geodetic 1984, Australia and Tasmania Island,
7-parameter datum shift

AINELABD

AIN el ADB 1970, Bahrain Island

ALGERIA59       

North Sahara 1959, Algeria

AMERSFOORT

Netherlands, On shore

AmSamoa62

American Samoa 1962, EPSG, V6.3, 6169

Ammassalik58

Ammassalik 1958, EPSG, V6.3, 6196

ANNA65

ANNA 1 Astro 1965, Cocos Islands

Antarctic98

Australian Antarctic Datum 1998, EPSG, V6.3, 6176 [ISO 19127]

ANTIGUA43      

Antigua Island Astro 1943, Antigua, Leeward Islands

Antilles91

Reseau de Reference des Antilles Francaises 1991, EPSG, V6.3, 6640

Aratu

Aratu, EPSG, V6.3, 6208

ARC1950

ARC 1950, Mean Value

ARC1960

ARC 1960, Mean Value

ASCENSN

Ascension Island 1958, Ascension Island

ASTATN52

Astronomic Station 1952, Marcus Island

ASTRLA66

Australian Geodetic 1966, Australia & Tasmania Island

ASTRLA66-P7

Australian Geodetic 1966, Australia, 7-parameter datum shift

ASTRLA66- Tasmania

Australian Geodetic 1966, Tasmania Island,
7-parameter datum shift

ASTRLA66- VicNsw

Australian Geodetic 1966, Victoria/NSW, 7-parameter datum shift

ASTRLA84

Australian Geodetic 1984, Australia & Tasmania Island,
7-parameter datum shift

ATS77

Average Terrestrial System 1977 Canada

AYABELLE      

Ayabelle Lighthouse, Djibouti

AZORES

Faial, Graciosam Pico, Sao Jorge & Terceira Islands

AzoresCntrl95

Azores Central Islands 1995, EPSG 6.11.2

AzoresEast95

Azores Oriental Islands 1995, EPSG 6.11.2

AzoresWest39

Azores Occidental Islands 1939, EPSG, V6.3, 6182

Barbados38

Barbados 1938, EPSG 6.11.2

Batavia

Batavia, EPSG, V6.3, 6211

BDA2000

Bermuda 2000, Bermuda Islands

Belge72

Reseau National Belge 1972, EPSG, V6.3, 6313

BELGIUM

Belgium

BELLEVUE

Bellevue (IGN), Efate & Erromango Islands

BERMUDA

Bermuda 1957, Bermuda Islands

Bissau

Bissau, EPSG, V6.3, 6165

BOGOTA

Bogota Observatory (Columbia)

BUKITRIMPAH      

Bukit Rimpah, Bangka and Belitung Islands, Indonesia

Caledonie91

Reseau Geodesique Nouvelle Caledonie 1991, EPSG, V6.3, 6645

Camacupa

Camacupa, EPSG, V6.3, 6220

CampAreaAstro

Camp Area Astro, EPSG 6.11.2

CAMPO

Campo Inchauspe (Argentina)

CANARY

Pico de las Nieves, Canary Islands

CANAVRL

Cape Canaveral, Florida & Bahama Islands

CANTON

Canton Astro, 1966; Phoenix Islands

CAPE

Cape, South Africa

CAPE-1

Cape, South Africa

CAPE_7PARA      

South Africa (Cape 7-parameter)

CARTHAGE

Carthage, Tunisia

Castillo

Pampa del Castillo, EPSG 6.11.2

CH1903

CH 1903, EPSG 6.11.2

CH-1903

Swiss National Geodetic System (August 1990)

CH1903Plus

CH1903+, EPSG, V6.3, 6150

CHATHAM

Chatham 1971, Chatham Island, New Zealand

Chatham1979

Chatham Islands Datum 1979, EPSG 6.11.2

CHAU

Chau Astro, Paraguay

CHILE

Hito XVIII 1963, Chile, near 53 south

CHTRF95

Swiss Terrestrial Reference Frame 1995, EPSG, V6.3, 6151

Cocos1965

Cocos Islands 1965, EPSG 6.11.2

Combani50

Combani 1950, EPSG, V6.3, 6632

Conakry05

Conakry 1905, EPSG, V6.3, 6315

CongoBelge1955

Institut Geographique du Congo Belge 1955, EPSG 6.11.2

CORREGO

Corrego Alegre, Brazil

CSG67

Centre Spatial Guyanais 1967, EPSG, V6.3, 6623

CSRS

Canadian Spatial Reference System (NAD83 CSRS)

Czech/JTSK

Czech/Slovak Republics (7 Parameter Transform)

DABOLA

Dabola, Guinea

Dabola81

Dabola 1981, EPSG, V6.3, 6155

Datum73

Datum 73, EPSG, V6.3, 6274

DealulPiscului33

Dealul Piscului 1933, EPSG, V6.3, 6316

DealulPiscului70

Dealul Piscului 1970, EPSG 6.11.2

DECEPTION

Deception Island, Antarctica

DeceptionIsland

Deception Island

DeirEzZor

Deir ez Zor, EPSG, V6.3, 6227

DGN95

Datum Geodesi Nasional 1995, EPSG 6.11.2

DHDN

Deutsches Hauptdreicknetz, Germany

DiegoGarcia1969

Diego Garcia 1969, EPSG 6.11.2

DJAKRTA

Djakarta (Batavia), Sumatra Island, Indonesia

DLX

Lisboa, Portugal

Dominica45

Dominica 1945, EPSG, V6.3, 6602

DOS1968

DOS 1968, Gizo Island (New Georgia Islands)

Douala48

Douala 1948, EPSG 6.11.2

DUTCHRD

Normal Amsterdams Peil (Dutch RD/NAP)

D73

Melrica 1973, Portugal

EASTER

Easter Island 1967

ED50    

European 1950 via grid files

ED50COMOFF

Common Offshore Europe 50

ED50-DK34  

European 1950, Denmark, for System 34

ED50-IGN.ES

ED50 to ETRF89 via Grid File (Canadian NTv2 format)

ED87

European 1987

ERP50-CY

European 1950, Cypress

ERP50-EG

European 1950, Egypt

ERP50-GB

European 1950, Great Britain Only

ERP50-IR

European 1950, Iran

ERP50-UK

European 1950, Great Britain & Ireland

ERP50-W

European 1950, Western Europe

ESTONIA37      

Coordinate System 1937 of Estonia

Estonia92

Estonia 1992, EPSG, V6.3, 6133

Estonia97

Estonia 1997, EPSG, V6.3, 6180

ETRF89  

European Terrestrial Reference Frame, 1989 (same as WGS84)

ETRS89

same as ETRF89

EUR50-7P

European 1950, Mean Values, 7 parameter datum shift

EUROP50

European 1950, Mean Values

Europ50/77

European Datum 1950(1977), EPSG, V6.3, 6154

EUROP79

European 1979, Mean Values

Europ87

European Datum 1987, EPSG 6.11.2

EuropLibyan79

European Libyan Datum 1979, EPSG, V6.3, 6159

EUREF89         

Europe 1989 geocentric datum

FatuIva/72

Fatu Iva 72, EPSG 6.11.2

Fiji1956

Fiji 1956, EPSG 6.11.2

Fiji1986

Fiji Geodetic Datum 1, EPSG 6.11.2

Final58

Final Datum 1958, EPSG, V6.3, 6132

FINKKJ

Finland KKJ to EUREF-FIN (WGS84)

FortDesaix

Fort Desaix, EPSG, V6.3, 6625

FortMarigot

Fort Marigot, EPSG, V6.3, 6621

FORTTHOMAS55

Fort Thomas 1955, Nevis, St. Kitts, Leeward Islands

Gan1970

Gan 1970, EPSG 6.11.2

GDA94

Geocentric Datum of Australia, 1994

GD1949

Geodetic Datum of 1949, New Zealand

GHANA-WO

Ghana War Office, guesstimate using neighboring MINNA

GNDAJIKA

Gandajika Base, Republic of Maldives

GR96

Greenland 1996, EPSG 6.11.2

GrandCayman1959

Grand Cayman 1959, EPSG 6.11.2

Greek-GRS87

Greek Geodetic Reference System 1987, EPSG, V6.3, 6121

Grenada53

Grenada 1953, EPSG, V6.3, 6603

GRSSA

Sistema de Referencia Geocentrico para America del Sur, EPSG, V6.3, 6170

GUAM63

Guam 1963, Guam Island

Gulshan

Gulshan 303, EPSG 6.11.2

Guyane95

Reseau Geodesique Francais Guyane 1995, EPSG, V6.3, 6624

GUX1

GUX 1 Astro, Guadalcanal Island

Hanoi72

Hanoi 1972, EPSG, V6.3, 6147

Hartebeesthoek94

Hartebeesthoek94, EPSG, V6.3, 6148

HARTBEESTHOEK94    

Hartbeesthoek 94, South Africa

Helle1954

Helle 1954, EPSG 6.11.2

HERATNORTH      

Herat North, Afghanistan

HERMANNSKOGEL      

Yugoslavia (Prior to 1990), Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and
Herzegovina, Serbia

HitoXVIII63

Hito XVIII 1963, EPSG, V6.3, 6254

HJORSEY

Hjorsey 1955, Iceland

HONGKONG

Hong Kong 1963

HongKong1963/67

Hong Kong 1963(67), EPSG 6.11.2

HongKong80

Hong Kong 1980, EPSG, V6.3, 6611

HPGN

High Precision GPS Network (a.k.a. HARN, NAD83/91, etc.)

HUNGARIAN72      

Hungarian Datum 1972, Hungary

HuTzuShan

Hu Tzu Shan, EPSG, V6.3, 6612

IGM1995

Istituto Geografico Militaire 1995, EPSG 6.11.2

IGN53/Mare

IGN53 Mare, EPSG 6.11.2

IGN53Mare

IGN53 Mare, EPSG, V6.3, 6641

IGN56Lifou

IGN56 Lifou, EPSG, V6.3, 6633

IGN63/Hiva Oa

IGN63 Hiva Oa, EPSG 6.11.2

IGN72GrandeTerre

IGN72 Grande Terre, EPSG, V6.3, 6634

IGN72/NH

IGN72 Nuku Hiva, EPSG 6.11.2

IGN72NukuHiva

IGN72 Nuku Hiva, EPSG, V6.3, 6630

INDIAN

Bangladesh, India, Nepal

INDIAN54      

Indian 1954 Thailand

INDIAN60      

Indian 1960 Vietnam

INDIAN75      

Indian 1975 Thailand

INDIANTV

Thailand & Vietnam

INDONESIA74      

Indonesian 1974 Indonesia

Indonesian74

Indonesian Datum 1974, EPSG, V6.3, 6238

IraqKuwait1992

Iraq-Kuwait Boundary Datum 1992, EPSG 6.11.2

IRELND65

Ireland 1965

IRELND75

Ireland 1975, Multiple Regression OSI/OSNI

IRENET95

IRENET95, EPSG, V6.3, 6173

ISN93

Islenska Grunnstoovanetid 1993 (Iceland 1993)

Israel

Israel, EPSG 6.11.2

ISTS68         

ISTS 061 Astro 1968, South Georgia Island

ISTS69

ISTS 073 Astro 1969, Diego Garcia

IWOJIMA

Astro Beacon E, Iwo Jima Island

IwoJima1945

Iwo Jima 1945, EPSG 6.11.2

Jamaica69

Jamaica 1969, EPSG 6.11.2

Jednotne

Jednotne Trigonometricke Site Katastralni, EPSG, V6.3, 6156

JGD2000

Japanese Geodetic Datum 2000, EPSG, V6.3, 6612

JHNSTN

Johnston Island, 1961

Jouik1961

Jouik 1961, EPSG 6.11.2

K01949

K0 1949, EPSG, V6.3, 6631

Kalianpur37

Kalianpur 1937, EPSG, V6.3, 6144

Kalianpur62

Kalianpur 1962, EPSG, V6.3, 6145

Kalianpur75

Kalianpur 1975, EPSG, V6.3, 6146

KANDWALA

Kandawalam, Sri Lanka

Karbala1979/P

Karbala 1979 (Polservice), EPSG 6.11.2

Kartasto66

Kartasto Koordinaati Jarjestelma 1966, EPSG, V6.3, 6123

KERGUELN

Kerguelen Island

KERTAU48

Kertau 1948, West Malaysia & Singapore

KERTAUDSMM

Kertau, West Malaysia, Peninsular and Singapore

Korean2000

Geocentric datum of Korea, EPSG 6.11.2

Korean95

Korean Datum 1995, EPSG, V6.3, 6166

Kusaie1951

Kusaie 1951, EPSG 6.11.2

KUSAIEASTRO51      

Kusaie Astro 1951, Caroline Islands, Federated States of Micronesia

KuwaitOilCo

Kuwait Oil Company, EPSG 6.11.2

KuwaitUtility

Kuwait Utility, EPSG 6.11.2

LaCanoa

La Canoa, EPSG, V6.3, 6247

Lao1997

Lao National Datum 1997, EPSG 6.11.2

Latvia1992

Latvia 1992, EPSG 6.11.2

L-C5

L.C.5 Astro, Cayman Bra Island

LEIGON         

Leigon, Ghana

LePouce1934

Le Pouce 1934, EPSG 6.11.2

LIBERIA

Liberia 1964, Liberia

Libyan2006

Libyan Geodetic Datum 2006, EPSG 6.11.2

Lisbon1890

Lisbon 1890, EPSG 6.11.2

Lisbon37

Lisbon 1937, EPSG, V6.3, 6207

Lithuania94

Lithuania 1994 (ETRS89), EPSG, V6.3, 6126

LittleCayman1961

Little Cayman 1961, EPSG 6.11.2

Locodjo65

Locodjo 1965, EPSG, V6.3, 6142

LMAF

Affine Post Processor for Lambert Conformal Conic

Luxembourg30

Luxembourg 1930, EPSG, V6.3, 6181

LUZON

Philippines, excluding Mindanao Island

LUZON-MI

Philippines, Mindanao Island

MADEIRA

Southeast Base, Porto Santo & Madeira Islands

MAGNA

Marco Geocentrico Nacional de Referencia, EPSG 6.11.2

MAHE1971

Mahe 1971, Mahe Island

Makassar

Makassar, EPSG, V6.3, 6257

Malongo87

Malongo 1987, EPSG, V6.3, 6259

Manoca62

Manoca 1962, EPSG, V6.3, 6193

Manoca

Manoca, EPSG, V6.3, 6260

MARCO

Marco Astro, Savage Islands

Marcus1952

Marcus Island 1952, EPSG 6.11.2

Marshalls1960

Marshall Islands 1960, EPSG 6.11.2

MASSAWA

Eritrea (Ethiopia)

Maupiti83

Maupiti 83, EPSG 6.11.2

Mauritania1999

Mauritania 1999, EPSG 6.11.2

MERCHICH

Merchich, Morocco

MGI

Militar-Geographische Institut, EPSG, V6.3, 6312

Mhast

Mhast, EPSG, V6.3, 6264

MICHIGAN

NAD27 for Michigan, elevated ellipsoid

MIDWAY

Midway Astro 1961, Midway Island

MINNA

Minna, Nigeria

Miquelon50

Saint Pierre et Miquelon 1950, EPSG, V6.3, 6638

MonteMario

Monte Mario, EPSG, V6.3, 6265

Montserrat58

Montserrat 1958, EPSG, V6.3, 6604

MONTSERRAT      

Montserrat Island Astro 1958, Montserrat, Leeward Islands

Moorea87

Moorea 87, EPSG 6.11.2

MOP78

MOP78, EPSG, V6.3, 6639

Moznet

Moznet (ITRF94), EPSG, V6.3, 6130

MPORALOKO      

M'Poraloko, Gabon