Canadian Gravity Standardization Net (CGSN)
Entry ID: Canada_GeoSC_CdnGravityStndNet

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Summary
Abstract: The Canadian Gravity Standardization Net (CGSN) provides a nationwide gravity
datum defined by 5737 control stations, systematically distributed throughout
Canada. The adjustment of the CGSN is based on the International Gravity
Standardization Net (IGSN71), and therefore the datum definition is considered
accurate to several tens of microgals.The CGSN is used in the least ... View entire text
Related URL
Description: GeoConnections Discovery Portal. Canada's IDN Node.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 84.0   S: 41.5   E: -52.0   W: -141.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Geomatics Canada, Geodetic Survey Division
Dataset Title: Canadian Gravity Standardization Net (CGSN)
Online Resource: http://ess.nrcan.gc.ca/index_e.php
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1950-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Originating Center
Data Center
Geodetic Survey Division, Geomatics Canada, Earth Sciences Sector, Natural Resources Canada Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.ctis.nrcan.gc.ca/

Data Center Personnel
Name: GEODETIC SURVEY DIVISION INFORMATION SERVICES
Phone: +01-613-995-4410
Fax: +01-613-995-3215
Email: information at geod.nrcan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
615 Booth Street, Room 440
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0E9
Country: Canada
Distribution
Fees: Gratuit-Free
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +01-613-996-6897
Fax: +01-613-995-3215
Email: legree at geod.nrcan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
615 Booth Street, Room 440
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0E9
Country: Canada
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-08-02
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-04-30
Future DIF Review Date: 2005-02-13
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