[UW-GIS-L] Changing projection of a shape file?
jaya at u.washington.edu
Tue Mar 7 12:42:02 PST 2006
Hi- I have a shape file in
and would like to change it to NAD1927. What is the simplest way to do this?
Harvey Greenberg wrote:
> The header of a geotiff file can be dumped to ascii with the utility
> listgeo. See
> http://gis.ess.washington.edu/data/raster/geotiff/listgeo.exe or
> It's a verbose format (17 lines), but it's standard and complete.
> And the ascii header can be inserted into a geotiff file with
> Kate Edwards wrote:
>> I just installed ArcMap and am learning to use it, so this is a newbie
>> I have a tif image that is in Washington State Plane North (feet).
>> It is
>> a USGS digital orthoquad from the UW GIS library. I would like to
>> this image to 1) UTM zone 10 NAD83 as well as 2) latitude/longitude.
>> Once I do these 2 conversions, I would like to export the new position
>> information to an output file which can be read by a non-ESRI
>> namely Matlab. For example, I could create an ascii file whose lines
>> the latitude, longitude, UTM northing, and UTM easting location of each
>> pixel in the image.
>> How do I do that in ArcMap? Also, is there a good manual or book to
>> answers to these sorts of questions?
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>> Uw-gis-l at u.washington.edu
Jaya Ramaprasad, PhD
Dept. of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences
University of Washington
Seattle, WA- 98195-7234
Email: jaya at u.washington.edu
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