thumbnail

Cartographic projection procedures for the UNIX environment; a user's manual

Open-File Report 90-284

By:

Links

Abstract

A tutorial description of the general usage of the cartographic projection program proj (release 3) along with speci c cartographic parameters and illustrations of the ap- proximately 70 cartographic projections supported by the program is presented. The program is designed as a standard Unix lter utility to be employed with other pro- grams in the generation of maps and charts and, in many cases, used in map digitizing applications. Tables and shell scripts are also provided for conversion of State Plane Coordinate Systems to and from geographic coordinates.

Additional Publication Details

Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
USGS Numbered Series
Title:
Cartographic projection procedures for the UNIX environment; a user's manual
Series title:
Open-File Report
Series number:
90-284
Edition:
Online Version 1.0
Year Published:
1990
Language:
ENGLISH
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey,
Description:
iv, 63 p. :ill. ;28 cm.