Metadata for the 2009-04-24 version of the term dwc:geodeticDatum
Term Name: dwc:geodeticDatum
Label: Geodetic Datum
Term version IRI: http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/version/geodeticDatum-2009-04-24
Version of: http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/geodeticDatum
Issued: 2009-04-24
Definition: The ellipsoid, geodetic datum, or spatial reference system (SRS) upon which the geographic coordinates given in decimalLatitude and decimalLongitude as based. Recommended best practice is use the EPSG code as a controlled vocabulary to provide an SRS, if known. Otherwise use a controlled vocabulary for the name or code of the geodetic datum, if known. Otherwise use a controlled vocabulary for the name or code of the ellipsoid, if known. If none of these is known, use the value "unknown".
Type: Property
Status: recommended
Replaces: http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/geospatial/version/GeodeticDatum-2007-04-17

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For more information about this term version in the context of sets of terms that include it, please refer to the following term list versions:
http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/version/terms/2009-04-24
http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/version/terms/2009-04-29
http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/version/terms/2009-05-18
http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/version/terms/2009-07-06
http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/version/terms/2009-08-24
http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/version/terms/2009-09-11
http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/version/terms/2009-09-17
http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/version/terms/2009-09-21
http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/version/terms/2009-12-07
http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/version/terms/2011-10-16
http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/version/terms/2013-03-28
http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/version/terms/2013-05-25
http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/version/terms/2014-10-23
http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/version/terms/2014-12-23
http://rs.tdwg.org/ac/version/dwc/2013-10-28