Geography - What is GIS-

Geography - What is GIS- - Impossible to translate to 3D...

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ArcGIS is the most popular software. Google Maps, UF’s ISIS, etc all do spacial mapping with buildings, streets, etc. Spacially referenced data - any data that includes a location Longitude and Latitude 3-Dimensional Latitude runs north/south Longitude runs east/west UTM (universal transverse Mercator) 2-Dimensional
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Unformatted text preview: Impossible to translate to 3D accurately Earth divided into 6 o longitudinal zones Earth divided into 8 o latitudinal bands Data types Vector computational algorithms and Cartesian coordinates to define points Raster grid or matrix to define data each pixel has a value and unique coordinate...
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2012 for the course GEA 1000 taught by Professor Brempong during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.

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