gps api, windows mobile -- what srid is used to report gps location? RRS feed

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  • hello,


    not sure if asked that question right but i need to know the srid (spatial reference id) when i load the data into sql server 2008.  we are using the mobile gps api to retrieve the data from the device.  what srid is used?





    Thursday, August 5, 2010 9:01 PM


  • Michael,

    WGS 84 is the standard reference coordinate system used by the Global Positioning System. Its SRID is 8307 and proper name is "Longitude/Latitude (WGS 84).

    Sometimes, it can be a country specific system also.


    Friday, August 6, 2010 6:31 AM