[Gdal-dev] Re: GDAL and Spot Vegetation

Markus Neteler neteler at itc.it
Wed Aug 18 12:36:27 EDT 2004

On Wed, Aug 18, 2004 at 12:28:35PM -0400, Norman Vine wrote:
> 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. 

How should I write that as SRS OGC WKT? 
While I have addressed the wgs84 things, the projection info is somewhat
missing. So far I didn't find any example.


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