Codelist Catalog
Codelist Catalog
This report describes the ISO TC211 codelist catalogs, the codelists they contain, and the values and definitions of the codes.
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Catalog
 Name

Codelists from the Metadata for Reference System (mrs) Namespace
 Scope

Codelists from the Metadata for Reference System (mrs) Namespace
 Field of application

ISO TC211 Metadata Standards
 Version

0.1
 Date

20170910
 Number of CodeLists

1
 Number of items

28
Codelists
MD_ReferenceSystemTypeCode
 Description

defines type of reference system used
 CodeSpace
 Number of items

28
Entry  Definition 

compoundEngineeringParametric 
compound statioparametric coordinate reference system containing an engineering coordinate reference system and a parametric reference system. e.g. [local] x, y, pressure 
compoundEngineeringParametricTemporal 
compound statioparametrictemporal coordinate reference system containing an engineering, a parametric, and a temporal coordinate reference system. e.g. [local] x, y, pressure, time 
compoundEngineeringTemporal 
compound spatiotemporal coordinate reference system containing an engineering and a temporal coordinate reference system. e.g. [local] x, y, time 
compoundEngineeringVertical 
compound spatial reference system containing a horizontal engineering coordinate reference system and a vertical coordinate reference system. e.g. [local] x, y, height 
compoundEngineeringVerticalTemporal 
compound spatiotemporal coordinate reference system containing an engineering, a vertical, and a temporal coordinate reference system. e.g. [local] x, y, height, time 
compoundGeodeticParametric 
compound statioparametric coordinate reference system containing a 2 dimensional geographic horizontal coordinate reference system and a parametric reference system. e.g. latitude, longitude, pressure 
compoundGeodeticParametricTemporal 
compound statioparametrictemporal coordinate reference system containing a 2 dimensional geographic horizontal, a parametric and a temporal coordinate reference system. e.g. latitude, longitude, pressure, time 
compoundGeographic2DTemporal 
compound spatiotemporal coordinate reference system containing a 2 dimensional geographic horizontal coordinate reference system and a temporal reference system. e.g. latitude, longitude, time 
compoundGeographic2DVertical 
compound coordinate reference system in which one constituent coordinate reference system is a horizontal geodetic coordinate reference system and one is a vertical coordinate reference system. e.g. latitude, longitude, [gravityrelated] height or depth 
compoundGeographicVerticalTemporal 
compound spatiotemporal coordinate reference system containing a 2 dimensional geographic horizontal, a vertical, and a temporal coordinate reference system. e.g. latitude, longitude, height, time 
compoundGeographic3DTemporal 
compound spatiotemporal coordinate reference system containing a 3 dimensional geographic and a temporal coordinate reference system. e.g. latitude, longitude, ellipsoidal height, time 
compoundProjected2DParametric 
compound statioparametric coordinate reference system containing a projected horizontal coordinate reference system and a parametric reference system. e.g. easting, northing, density 
compoundProjected2DParametricTemporal 
compound statioparametrictemporal coordinate reference system containing a projected horizontal, a parametric, and a temporal coordinate reference system. e.g. easting, northing, density, time 
compoundProjectedTemporal 
compound spatiotemporal coordinate reference system containing a projected horizontal and a temporal coordinate reference system. e.g. easting, northing, time 
compoundProjectedVertical 
compound spatial reference system containing a horizontal projected coordinate reference system and a vertical coordinate reference system. e.g. easting, northing, [gravityrelated] height or depth 
compoundProjectedVerticalTemporal 
compound spatiotemporal coordinate reference system containing a projected horizontal, a vertical, and a temporal coordinate reference system. e.g. easting, northing, height, time 
engineering 
coordinate reference system based on an engineering datum (datum describing the relationship of a coordinate system to a local reference). e.g. [local] x,y 
engineeringDesign 
engineering coordinate reference system in which the base representation of a moving object is specified. e.g. [local] x,y 
engineeringImage 
coordinate reference system based on an image datum (engineering datum which defines the relationship of a coordinate system to an image). e.g. row, column 
geodeticGeocentric 
geodetic CRS having a Cartesian 3D coordinate system. e.g. [geocentric] X,Y,Z 
geodeticGeographic2D 
geodetic CRS having an ellipsoidal 2D coordinate system. e.g. latitude, longitude 
geodeticGeographic3D 
geodetic CRS having an ellipsoidal 3D coordinate system. e.g. latitude, longitude, ellipsoidal height 
geographicIdentifier 
spatial reference in the form of a label or code that identifies a location. e.g. post code 
linear 
set of Linear Referencing Methods and the policies, records and procedures for implementing them. reference system that identifies a location by reference to a segment of a linear geographic feature and distance along that segment from a given point. e.g. x km along road 
parametric 
coordinate reference system based on a parametric datum (datum describing the relationship of a parametric coordinate system to an object). e.g. pressure 
projected 
coordinate reference system derived from a twodimensional geodetic coordinate reference system by applying a map projection. e.g. easting, northing 
temporal 
reference system against which time is measured. e.g. time 
vertical 
onedimensional coordinate reference system based on a vertical datum (datum describing the relation of gravityrelated heights or depths to the Earth). e.g. [gravityrelated] height or depth 