1      Definition

A set of numbers having a one-to-one correspondence with a point in a space.

2      Functional Requirements

All points in the space shall have a set of numbers representing them.

The considered coordinate systems are:

  1. Cartesian
  2. Spherical
  3. Geodesic
  4. Cylindrical
  5. Toroidal

3      Syntax


4      Semantics

Label Size Description
Header N1 Bytes Time Header
– Standard-Object 9 Bytes The characters “OSD-CRD-V”
– Version N2 Bytes Major version – 1 or 2 characters
– Dot-separator 1 Byte The character “.”
– Subversion N3 Bytes Minor version – 1 or 2 characters
MInstanceID N4 Bytes Identifier of M-Instance
CoordinateID N5 Bytes Identifier of M-Instance.
DescrMetadata N6 Bytes Descriptive Metadata