State Plane Coordinates

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2022 - 2023 On-line Individual$ 180.00
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Review of the Background: Development of the system, the State Plane Coordinate System of 1927, Design, Units of Length, The Clarke 1866 Ellipsoid, The GRS 80 Ellipsoid, NAD 83 Coordinates, State Plane Coordinate System of 1983. Map Projections: Fundamentals, Conformality, Lambert Conformal Projection, Transverse Mercator Projection, Oblique Mercator Projection, Scale Factor, Elevation Factor, Combined Factor, Convergence of the Meridian, Grid azimuth "t," Projected Geodetic Azimuth "T." Conversion from Latitude and Longitude to State Plane Coordinates, and the Reverse, State Zones, Software. Traversing in State Plane Coordinates, Numerical Examples. Surface Coordinates. Universal Transverse Mercator Projection (UTM). Definition, Scale Factors, Zone Dimensions and Definitions.

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Fee Breakdown

Course Fee (Basic)2022 - 2023 On-line Individual$ 180.00
Course Fee (Alternate)2022 - 2023 DVD Individual$ 200.00

Distance Learning Course

Distance Learning Course

James Reilly

Dr. James P. Reilly received his B.S. in Mining Engineering from Penn State and his M.S. and Ph.D. in Geodetic Science from Ohio State. After a varied career in engineering, University research and teaching, industrial and private consulting, Reilly currently serves as Department Head in the Department of Surveying Engineering at New Mexico State University in Las Cruces. Through his firm, Geodetic Enterprises, LLC., Reilly does GPS consulting and seminars on surveying applications and GPS. He writes a bi-monthly column, "The GPS Observer," for P.O.B. Magazine. Dr. Reilly is the current President of the American Congress of Surveyors and Mappers.


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