Geodetic Calculations

The Geodetic Calculations Services (GCS)
  • Offers a portfolio of services based on geodetic calculation routines
    • direct, inverse, intersection, arc length, arc tangent calculations, etc.
    • route validation service, etc.
  • Follows requirements of Commission Regulation (EU) 73/2010 (ADQ), incl. metadata
  • Supports data processing in AIXM 5.1 format, incl. UUID generation
  • Provides several customizable input and output parameters
  • Accounts for magnetic variation, based on the World Magnetic Model (WMM)
  • Visualizes input parameter and calculations results on a map
  • Includes data lookup functions

Calculation service is provided as

  • OGC Web Processing Service (WPS) i.e. system-to-system connections and
  • Web Application with corresponding GUI

The calculation results can be obtained in several response forms such as WPS standards, raw data, pdf report, graphically.

GCS Bearing Bearing