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North American Vertical Datum Conversion (VERTCON) Software
Entry ID: NOAA_NGS_VERTCON

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Summary
Abstract: The North American Vertical Datum Conversion (VERTCON) software computes the modeled difference in orthometric height between the North American Vertical Datum of 1988 (NAVD 88) and the National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929 (NGVD 29) for a given location specified by latitude and longitude. This conversion is sufficient for many mapping purposes.

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Related URL
Description: Download a ZIP'ed archive of the VERTCON executable, the three grid files, the grid conversion utilities, the FORTRAN source, the user's guide, and sample files.

Description: Download the VERTCON user's guide.
Service Citation
Title: North American Vertical Datum Conversion (VERTCON) Software
Release_Date: 2003-09-01
Provider: NOAA
Edition: 2.1
URL: http://www.ngs.noaa.gov/PC_PROD/VERTCON/
Service Keywords
DATA MANAGEMENT/DATA HANDLING >TRANSFORMATION/CONVERSION Parameter Definition

Access Constraints None
Use Constraints This program and supporting information is furnished by the Government of the United States of America, and is accepted and used by the recipient with the understanding that the United States Government makes no warranties, express or implied, concerning the accuracy, completeness, reliability, or suitability of this program, of its constituent parts, or of any supporting data. The Government of ... View entire text
Ancillary Keywords
Data Conversions
North American Vertical Datum of 1988 (NAVD 88)
National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929 (NGVD 29)
Orthometric Height

Service Provider
DOC/NOAA/NOS/NGS > National Geodetic Survey, National Ocean Service, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://www.ngs.noaa.gov/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: INFORMATION SERVICES BRANCH NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY
Phone: 301-713-3242
Fax: 301-713-4172
Email: ngs.infocenter at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
National Geodetic Survey, NOAA
Information Services Branch
1315 East-West Highway
City: Silver Spring
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20910-3282
Country: USA
Distribution Media
Distribution_Media: Online
Distribution_Size: 2.60 MB
Fees: No fees
Personnel
INFORMATION SERVICES BRANCH NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 301-713-3242
Fax: 301-713-4172
Email: ngs.infocenter at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
National Geodetic Survey, NOAA
Information Services Branch
1315 East-West Highway
City: Silver Spring
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20910-3282
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2013-05-01
SERF Last Revision Date: 2013-05-01
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