[postgis-users] WGS84 to meters

Willy-Bas Loos willybas at gmail.com
Mon Sep 8 07:09:09 PDT 2008


Suppose we want to store geometries that are all over the globe, and we want
to calculate their surfaces and their mutual distances, in (square)meters.
The rounding of the globe may be disregarded.
Can it be done?

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