[Proj] Jamaica Projection...

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Fri Dec 22 14:41:06 EST 2006

NGignac at odpem.org.jm wrote:
> Is it possible to add this new Jamaican Projection in the project?
> See this link for more details on the projection:
> http://www.jamaicancaves.org/jad2001.htm


I am not aware of a corresponding EPSG code for JAD2001, but you can
represent it in PROJ.4 with the following definition:

   +proj=lcc +lat_1=18 +lat_2=18 +lon_0=77W +lat_0=18 \
             +x_0=750000 +y_0=650000 +datum=WGS84

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