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    Good evening guys.
    Who can help me to convert 4 X SG coordinates to a coordinate that I can input to Google maps?
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    Are the co-ordinates in degrees, minutes and seconds ?
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    It is in this format: Y is +55 815.45 and x is +57 400.87
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    Those are from the LO system. There are some constsants missing. From where in SA are those co-ordinates ?
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    Just outside Pretoria. That isthe coordinates given on a SG MAP
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    Is this Surveyor General diagrams?
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    yes.
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    PM the coords to me.
    Will have our CAD boffin convert it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by 4eTouareg View Post
    PM the coords to me.
    Will have our CAD boffin convert it.
    Thanks, will do.
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    If you use Mapsource or Basecamp you can set the preference to South African grid. After capturing the points, change the preference to what you need.

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    Interesting subject. I didn't know about the WG system and the LO system.

    The system type should be mentioned above the coordinates table on the SG diagram.

    http://www.durban.gov.za/Documents/C...es_diagram.pdf
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