[gdal-dev] plate caree and EPSG:4326
schut at sarvision.nl
Mon Feb 13 03:37:38 EST 2012
On 01/30/2012 02:28 PM, Alfredo Alessandrini wrote:
> I'm trying to reproject the VGT-P product with the gdal libraries.
> The metafile is reported below.
> It's right to assume the EPSG 4326 code as source spatial reference set?
I have always used 4326 for spot vgt products, without any problems,
though I must mention that I mainly worked with areas located around the
equator. I think the 'plate carree' mentioned in the metadata is
misleading; as far as I know svgt products are in latlong unprojected space.
> MAP_PROJ_NAME PLATE_CARREE_1KMG nom provisoirement egal au code
> MAP_PROJ_FAMILY UNPROJECTED
> MAP_PROJ_CODE PLATE_CARREE_1KMG
> MAP_PROJ_UNIT DEGREES
> MAP_PROJ_RESOLUTION 0.0089285714
> GEODETIC_SYST_NAME WGS 1984
> GEODETIC_SYST_CODE WG84
> HORIZ_DATUM WGS 1984
> MERIDIAN_NAME GREENWICH
> MERIDIAN_ORIGIN +000.000
> SPHEROID_NAME WGS 1984
> SPHEROID_SEMI_MAJ_AXIS 6378137.000
> SPHEROID_SEMI_MIN_AXIS 6356752.314
> CARTO_UPPER_LEFT_X 91.267857
> CARTO_UPPER_LEFT_Y 72.232143
> CARTO_UPPER_RIGHT_X 154.160714
> CARTO_UPPER_RIGHT_Y 72.232143
> CARTO_LOWER_RIGHT_X 154.160714
> CARTO_LOWER_RIGHT_Y -8.241071
> CARTO_LOWER_LEFT_X 91.267857
> CARTO_LOWER_LEFT_Y -8.241071
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