Ellipsoid Model


Latitude and Longitude to Meters
Simple Model

   [Graphics:Images/index_gr_1.gif]

Spherical Model

   1 sec. of Lat. = 30 m
   1 sec. of Lon. = (30 m) x Cos(Lat)

Ellipsoid Model

   [Graphics:Images/index_gr_2.gif]


Converted by Mathematica      May 5, 2004

 


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