[Mapnik-users] [OSM-talk] Projection for processed_p.shp?
frederik at remote.org
Thu Dec 17 23:32:10 CET 2009
>> The projection is spherical mercator (900913), you can download a .PRJ
>> file from the menu on
> I've tried it in ArcMap - doesn't fit with a regular Mercator .prj file.
Yes; "regular Mercator" is something other than "spherical Mercator".
> I don't know, what projection this file actually is :(
processed_p.shp is spherical mercator (properly EPSG:3857, formerly
EPSG:900913, and erroneously EPSG:3857).
If you don't like it, you can use ogr2ogr to reproject the shape to
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