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map reference

map reference
Positions of P may be given as BC 3530 (in GEOREF) or as 76° 35′ E 32° 30′ N.
A means of identifying a point on the surface of the earth by relating it to information appearing on a map, generally the graticule or grid.
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The e-planting returns system consists of a searchable map, which locates a field by the place name, map reference or DFIS number.
He says that the first crash, at OS map reference 095060, was just above Holme village and involved a pre-war twin engine plane, probably a Bristol.
SOUTH of St Peter's is a home as well as a map reference.
The way in which a GPS receiver turns a set of signals from a bunch of orbiting satellites into a map reference is surprisingly complicated, but it means that the GPS network itself doesn't have to be recalibrated to take continental drift into account.
Now she is getting older, she is upset that her birth certificate does not give a map reference because she is so proud of being born at sea.
Big Blue River and Minor Tributaries Big Blue River Year(s) Collected: 1988 2002 1988 1985 2002 2002 Taxa Map Reference: 1 2 (a) 3 (e) 4 (a) 6 (a) 1.
There is also a map reference section that has a number of clear, easy-to-read maps of the United States that quiz takers can refer to if they get stuck on a question.
Parents then either receive a text on their child's whereabouts, are given an Ordnance Survey map reference point for the internet or are told over the phone on a 24-7 location line.
Callers will be asked to give their name, address and telephone number, then they will be asked for the map reference.
A Global Positioning System, or even a systematic method to locate submissions according to a paper map reference system, would allow the spatial filter to be calculated as a series of overlapping circles that do not depend on political boundaries.
I was at home the next day in Beirut and my mobile phone rang and a voice just gave me a map reference in southern Lebanon, and he said, "1300 hours." I've never driven to southern Lebanon so fast in my life.
For each site, the following information is provided: site number and name (if identifiable); map reference and field number; Palestinian Grid and Universal Transverse Mercator Grid coordinates; descriptions of visible archaeological features; summary of previous information about the site; and finally, a report and analysis of the findings of the present survey.