[postgis-users] SRID for Saudi Arabia

Markus Schaber schabi at logix-tt.com
Tue Nov 21 04:31:49 PST 2006

Hi, Stephen,

Stephen Davies wrote:
> Could somebody please point me at the correct (latlong) SRID for the 
> Riyadh region of Saudi Arabia.

There are several SRIDs, depending on the projection used.

E. G. all world-wide lat/lon formats like WGS85 (SRID 4326) cover Saudi
Arabia. But there is an UTM zone, as well...

So without knowing the projection information, we can't tell you the SRID.


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