Opened 14 years ago
Closed 13 years ago
#2744 closed defect (fixed)
EPSG:3388 Projection Parameter incorectly set to Mercator_1SP
|Reported by:||crschmidt||Owned by:||warmerdam|
Description (last modified by )
- EPSG:3388, Pulkovo 1942 / Caspian Sea Mercator
According to EPSG, the projection method is "Mercator (2SP)", coord op method 9805, with a standard parallel at 42?N. But on SpatialReference.org, the projection method in OGC WKT is given as "Mercator_1SP", and the standard parallel is absent from the parameters.
Change History (1)
comment:1 by , 13 years ago
|Status:||new → closed|
Corrected handling of Mercator2SP (9805) in ogr_fromepsg.cpp in trunk (r18979). With this change 3388 expands as:
and translates to PROJ.4 as:
It would be desirable to have a known test point for 3388. Note this change also corrects the interpretation of EPSG:3994 WGS/Mercator41.