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Old April 17th 17, 10:05 PM posted to sci.geo.satellite-nav
Alan Browne
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Default New GLONASS ground Station in Nicaragua

On 2017-04-17 13:40, Reinhard Zwirner wrote:
Alan Browne schrieb:
On 2017-04-10 15:08, wrote:
Put into Google Maps: 12.1175,-86.3245

12.126456 -86.318942 actually.

Different datums?

I doubt it. His coords point to a bunch of satellite dishes - which you
really wouldn't want at a reference ground station (blocks sky view).

The actual site is 1160 m away from his coords. (Too much for a datum

The difference between WGS-84 and PZ-90.02 is said (Wikipedia) to be
less than 40 cm in any direction.

The two sites are on the same road.

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