Friday, May 29, 2009

Angkor (Khmer) Temples and Sites with Coordinates

Here's a work in progress of a listing of Angkor era sites in spreadsheet format, including:
  • name
  • country
  • near (city/town/village)
  • latitude
  • longitude
  • Panoramio photo, if available
  • whether on Google Maps or Google Map Maker
  • source.

If possible, this will be extended to OpenStreetMap.

As of 27 June 09 this includes 91 sites, including all those listed in:
  • Ancient Angkor by Michael Freeman and Claude Jacques, River Books, Bangkok, 1999. A 2009 revised edition is available.
Google Map/Map Maker indication has not yet been included.

Thursday, May 28, 2009

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Wednesday, May 27, 2009

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Wednesday, May 20, 2009

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Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Thursday, May 14, 2009

Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Listing of Large Scale Mapping by Country

Just in case this information disappears, I'm going to extract the listing of map series by country for arge scale mapping from the US Defense Mapping Agency.  I believe these series generally are of 1:50,000 scale.


APPENDIX C



GUIDE TO GEODETIC STATUS1
OF LARGE SCALE MAPPING


DATUM CODES
   A    Map sheets are on preferred datum.
   B    Mapping is being converted to preferred datum.
   C    Map sheets are not on preferred datum.
   *    Insufficient or unavailable information.
    

GRID CODES

   1    Map sheets portray UTM or UPS grid.
   2    Map sheets portray a nonstandard preferred grid.
   3    Mapping is being converted to a preferred grid.
   4    Map sheets portray a non preferred grid.
   *    Insufficient or unavailable information.
    

SERIES AREA DATUM/GRID
A741 CANADA B 1
A742 CANADA B 1
C762 ICELAND C 1
E703 LESSER ANTILLES * *
E712 BAHAMAS; TURKS AND CAICOS * *
E714 BAHAMAS * *
E721 JAMAICA C 1
E722 CAYMAN ISLANDS * *
E724 CUBA C 1
E732 HAITI C 1
E733 DOMINICAN REPUBLIC C 1
E735 PUERTO RICO B 1
E736 VIRGIN ISLANDS B 1
E741 MARTINIQUE C 4
E742 TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO C 4
E751 NICARAGUA B 1
E752 HONDURAS B 1
E753 EL SALVADOR B 1
E754 GUATEMALA C 1
E755 BELIZE C 1
E762 PANAMA B 1
E763 COSTA RICA B 1
E772 COLOMBIA * *
E785 VENEZUELA C 1
E792 GUYANA * *
E793 SURINAME * *
E794 FRENCH GUIANA * *
F701 MEXICO * *
G712 CAPE VERDE * *
G7222 MALI C 1
G7232 MAURITANIA C 1
G722 THE GAMBIA C 1
G7252 SENEGAL C 1
G7262 WESTERN SAHARA C 1
G7312 NIGER C 1
G7422 SIERRA LEONE C 1
G7442 LIBERIA C 1
G7452 GUINEA-BISSAU C 1
G7462 GUINEA C 1
G751 GHANA C *
G7532 BENIN C 1
G7542 IVORY COAST C 1
G7552 TOGO C 1
G7562 BURKINA C 1
G7642 NIGERIA C 1
G7712 EQUATORIAL GUINEA C 1
G7722 CAMEROON C 1
G7732 EQUATORIAL GUINEA C 1
G7742 CONGO C 1
G7752 GABON C 1
G7812 CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC C 1
G7822 CHAD C 1
G7912 SAO TOME AND PRINCIPE C 1
G792 ST HELENA * *
G793 ST HELENA * *
H701 ARGENTINA * *
H702 BRAZIL C 1
H733 BOLIVIA B 1
H741 PARAGUAY C 1
H771 URUGUAY C 1
J701 CHILE C 1
J722 ECUADOR C 1
J731 PERU B 1
K717 CYPRUS A 1
K7232 SYRIA C 1
K7242 LEBANON C 1
K724S2 LEBANON C 1
K7252 SYRIA C 1
K7372 JORDAN C 1
K7372 JORDAN C 1
K732 ISRAEL C 1
K743 IRAQ B 1
K753 RAN B 1
K7610 BAHRAIN C 1
K7614 KUWAIT A 1
K7615 UNITED ARAB EMIRATES A 1
K7617 QATAR A 1
K7619 YEMEN (SANAA) A 1
K762 YEMEN (ADEN) C 1
K763 SAUDI ARABIA * *
K768 OMAN C 1
L7001 TAIWAN, HONG KONG, MACAU C 1
L7010 MALAYSIA C 4
L7014 VIETNAM C 1
L7015 LAOS C 1
L7016 CAMBODIA C 1
L7017 THAILAND C 1
L7021 CHINA * *
L7023 MONGOLIA * *
L752 SOUTH KOREA, NORTH KOREA A 1
L753 SOUTH KOREA, NORTH KOREA A 1
L776 JAPAN A 1
M619 SWEDEN C 1
M7020 ALBANIA A 1
M704 BULGARIA A 1
M705 ROMANIA B 1
M709 YUGOSLAVIA A 1
M711 NORWAY B 1
M713 FINLAND B 1
M715 DENMARK A 1
M716 SWEDEN C 1
M726 UNITED KINGDOM A 2
M733 NETHERLANDS A 1
M736 BELGIUM A 1
M745 WEST GERMANY, EAST GERMANY A 1
M753 POLAND B 1
M761 FRANCE A 1
M771 AUSTRIA A 1
M774 CZECHOSLOVAKIA B 1
M775 HUNGARY B 1
M781 SPAIN A 1
M7812 AZORES * *
M782 PORTUGAL A 1
M783 BALLEARIC ISLANDS A 1
M792 ITALY A 1
M795 SWITZERLAND C 1
M796 MALTA * *
N701 USSR B 1
N7011 USSR A 1
N707 USSR A 1
N709 USSR * *
P711 CANARY ISLANDS * *
P722 MADEIRAS ISLANDS * *
P7332 MOROCCO C 4
P741S ALGERIA * *
7432 ALGERIA C 4
P7512 TUNISIA C 4
P7612 LIBYA C 1
P761S2 LIBYA C 1
P7732 EGYPT C 1
P7772 EGYPT C 1
Q701 UNITED STATES C 1
R712 AUSTRALIA * *
R722 AUSTRALIA * *
R733 AUSTRALIA C 1
R742 AUSTRALIA * *
R753 AUSTRALIA * *
R754 AUSTRALIA * *
R777 NEW ZEALAND * *
S701 PHILIPPINES C 1
T702 PAPUA NEW GUINEA * *
T7113 INDONESIA C 1
T725 INDONESIA * *
T728 INDONESIA C *
T731 INDONESIA C *
T735 MALAYSIA, BRUNEI C 4
T753 INDONESIA * *
U711 AFGHANISTAN C 1
U722 PAKISTAN B 3
U723 BANGLADESH B 3
U744 BURMA * *
U753 INDIA B 3
U763 NEPAL * *
U771 SRI LANKA B 3
U782 BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY * *
U784 MALDIVES * *
V712 UNITED STATES B 1
V713 UNITED STATES B 1
V714 UNITED STATES B 1
V715 UNITED STATES B 1
V716 UNITED STATES B 1
V721 UNITED STATES B 1
V722 UNITED STATES B 1
V731 UNITED STATES B 1
V733 UNITED STATES B 1
V734 UNITED STATES B 1
V741 UNITED STATES B 1
V742 UNITED STATES B 1
V743 UNITED STATES B 1
V744 UNITED STATES B 1
V745 UNITED STATES B 1
V746 UNITED STATES B 1
V747 UNITED STATES B 1
V751 UNITED STATES B 1
V752 UNITED STATES B 1
V753 UNITED STATES B 1
V754 UNITED STATES B 1
V761 UNITED STATES B 1
V762 UNITED STATES B 1
V763 UNITED STATES B 1
V772 UNITED STATES B 1
V774 UNITED STATES B 1
V775 UNITED STATES B 1
V776 UNITED STATES B 1
V777 UNITED STATES B 1
V778 UNITED STATES B 1
V779 UNITED STATES B 1
V781 UNITED STATES B 1
V782 UNITED STATES B 1
V783 UNITED STATES B 1
V784 UNITED STATES B 1
V785 UNITED STATES B 1
V791 UNITED STATES B 1
V792 UNITED STATES B 1
V793 UNITED STATES B 1
V794 UNITED STATES B 1
V795 UNITED STATES B 1
V796 UNITED STATES B 1
V796 UNITED STATES B 1
V797 UNITED STATES B 1
V798 UNITED STATES B 1
W721 WAKE ISLAND * *
W733 UNITED STATES A 1
W743 GUAM, NORTHERN MARIANAS A 1
W756 CAROLINE ISLANDS * *
W761 MARSHALL ISLANDS * *
X701 FRENCH POLYNESIA * *
X711 SOLOMAN ISLAND * *
X721 VANUATU * *
X731 NEW CALEDONIA * *
X7411 TUVALU * *
X746 KIRIBATI AND PHOENIX ISLAND * *
X747 WALLIS AND FUTUNA * *
X754 FIJI * *
X765 AMERICAN SAMOA * *
X769 WESTERN SAMOA * *
X773 TONGA * *
Y627 DJIBOUTI C 1
Y628 ETHIOPIA C 1
Y712 SUDAN * *
Y7222 ETHIOPIA C 1
Y724 SOMALIA C 1
Y731 KENYA * *
Y732 UGANDA * *
Y741 TANZANIA * *
Y742 ZANZIBAR ISLAND * *
Y752 SEYCHELLES * *
Y761 MOZAMBIQUE * *
Y775 MADAGASCAR * *
Y783 MAURITIUS * *
Y784 REUNION * *
Z703 ZAIRE * *
Z721 BURUNDI * *
Z722 RWANDA * *
Z731 ANGOLA * *
Z741 ZAMBIA * *
Z742 MALAWI * *
Z745 ZIMBABWE * *
Z752 NAMIBIA * *
Z753 SOUTH AFRICA * *
Z762 BOTSWANA * *
Z772 SWAZILAND * *
Z783 LESOTHO * *
Z7842 SOUTH AFRICA C 1
1This guide provides information concerning unclassified mapping only. It is based on an appraisal of a majority of the maps available in the series. For information regarding map series not listed contact DMA (PR).
2This will be the correct status for these series if the present configuration of Appendix D is approved.  [apparently not available]

Monday, May 04, 2009