grid coordinate system


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grid coordinate system

A plane-rectangular coordinate system usually based on, and mathematically adjusted to, a map projection in order that geographic positions (latitudes and longitudes) may be readily transformed into plane coordinates and the computations relating to them may be made by the ordinary method of plane surveying. See also coordinates.
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1988, grid coordinate system, nclude the following in the title block: title of survey, location, north arrow, certification and date and all revision dates, one (1) foot contour interval and spot elevations, provide elevations at all tops and bottoms of banks and all tops and bottoms of slopes, tie elevations into nearest national geodetic survey benchmark.
Detailing capabilities like customizable symbols, a symbol library, and a modular grid coordinate system for automotive and aerospace applications.
The Daleville Water Department will take into account of all of its water and wastewater assets for growth and expansion of its foremost Geographic Information System (GIS) grid coordinate system.