Geocoding
Geocoding (sometimes called forward geocoding) is the process of enriching a description of a location, most typically a postal address or place name, with geographic coordinates from spatial referenc...
Google PlaNet Can Look At A Photo, Tell You Where It Was Taken
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Fukushima Radioactivity Detected on North American Shoreline
Scientists have for the first time detected small amounts of radioactivity from the 2011 Fukushima nuclear reactor accident in Japan in a seawater sample from the shoreline of North America, the Woods...
Country code
Country Codes are short alphabetic or numeric geographical codes (geocodes) developed to represent countries and dependent areas, for use in data processing and communications. Several different syste...
Country code - Wikipedia
List of FIPS country codes
This is a list of FIPS 10-4 country codes for Countries, Dependencies, Areas of Special Sovereignty, and Their Principal Administrative Divisions.The two-letter country codes were used by the US gover...
Geolocation
Geolocation is the identification of the real-world geographic location of an object, such as a radar source, mobile phone or Internet-connected computer terminal. Geolocation may refer to the practi...
ISO 3166
ISO 3166 is a standard published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) that defines codes for the names of countries, dependent territories, special areas of geographical interes...
Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics
The Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics or Nomenclature of Units for Territorial Statistics (NUTS for French Nomenclature des unités territoriales statistiques) is a geocode standard for ...
Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics - Wikipedia
UN/LOCODE
UN/LOCODE, the United Nations Code for Trade and Transport Locations, is a geographic coding scheme developed and maintained by United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE). UN/LOCODE assigns...
Google PlaNet Can Look At A Photo, Tell You Where It Was Taken
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Fukushima Radioactivity Detected on North American Shoreline
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Transverse Mercator: Redfearn series
The article Transverse Mercator projection restricts itself to general features of the projection. This article describes in detail one of the (two) implementations developed by Louis Krüger in 1912;...
Transverse Mercator: Redfearn series - Wikipedia
List of postal codes in Pakistan
Postal Codes were introduced in Pakistan on 1 January 1988 to speed sortation and delivery. These codes are for the delivery post office in whose jurisdiction the address falls. For example, for the e...
GeoSMS
GeoSMS is a specification for geotagging SMS messages.It works by embedding locations in the message text, where the locations are formatted as 'geo' URIs as defined in RFC 5870.It was developed in 20...
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UN M.49
UN M.49 is a standard for area codes used by the United Nations for statistical purposes, developed and maintained by the United Nations Statistics Division. Each area code is a 3-digit number which c...
Telephone numbers in Comoros
Country Code: +269International Call Prefix: 00Trunk Prefix: none
To call in the Comoros, the following format is used: The NSN length is seven digits.
Telephone numbers in Ceuta

00 International Direct Dialing code
Grid (spatial index)
In the context of a spatial index, a grid (a.k.a. "mesh", also "global grid" if it covers the entire surface of the globe) is a regular tessellation of a manifold or 2-D surface that divides it into a...
Grid (spatial index) - Wikipedia
NUTS of the Republic of Ireland
The Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS) is a geocode standard for referencing the subdivisions of the Ireland for statistical purposes. The standard is developed and regulated by t...
NUTS of the Republic of Ireland - Wikipedia
List of airports by IATA code: Z
List of airports by IATA code: A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - X - Y - Z
List of airports by IATA code: Z - Wikipedia
North America
North America is a continent wholly within the Northern Hemisphere and almost wholly within the Western Hemisphere. It can also be considered a northern subcontinent of the Americas. It is bordered to...
List of airports by IATA code: U
List of airports by IATA code: A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - X - Y - Z
NUTS of Liechtenstein
As a member of the EFTA, Liechtenstein (LI) is included in the Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS). The three NUTS levels all correspond to the country itself:Below the NUTS levels...
ISO 3166-2:BM
ISO 3166-2:BM is the entry for Bermuda in ISO 3166-2, part of the ISO 3166 standard published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), which defines codes for the names of the prin...
ISO 3166-2:BM - Wikipedia