NATO Geodesy and Geophysics Working Group
To Submit Datum Transformation Parameters to the NATO GG Working Group
It is imperative that the correct parameters be used, depending on the transformation method in the software.
NGA/TR8350.2 and GEOTRANS uses the Standard Molodensky Formula
NATO/STANAG 2211 endorses seven-parameter Helmert
Seven-parameter HelmertIn general, two three-dimensional coordinate systems in space are related to each other by the following equations:
D Y Translation along the Y-axis
D Z Translation along the Z-axis
RX Rotation about the X-axis
RY Rotation about the Y-axis
RZ Rotation about the Z-axis
D S Scale factor
To view the NATO listing of Local to WGS 84 Helmert Datum Transformation Parameters
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Document last modified September 15, 2014