[Gdal-dev] Re: GDAL and Spot Vegetation

Norman Vine nhv at cape.com
Wed Aug 18 12:28:35 EDT 2004

Vincent Schut writes:
> About Plate Caree, I'm not sure either. I used a simple lat/long wgs84 
> configuration which looked OK. It is however possible that better projection 
> parameters exist... 

"Plate Caree" is just another name for "Equidistant Cylindrical"  Projection
i.e. linear scaling of latitudes and longitudes

In other words, all meridians and parallels are straight lines. 



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