Non-USA Lat/Lon Servers

Sue J. Worden (
Mon, 27 Oct 1997 08:52:52 -0600 (CST)

> Date: Mon, 27 Oct 97 09:02:18    
> From: Jeff Hunt <>
> Subject: Re: Iridium Flash 
> To:
> [ ... ]
> If anyone knows of other map servers having coordinates 
> for other countries and continents, let me know.

	Not map servers, per se, I don't think, but you can get
	lat/lon for (1) Canadian and (2) non-USA features from:

	(1) Canadian Geographical Names

	(2) National Imagery and Mapping Agency (GEOnet Names Server)

	It would be nice if the NIMA folks would include a link
	to a map of the search feature region, like the Tiger
	Map service for the USA...

	The Canadian geo server is also available in French:

	For anyone interested, there is also a magnetic declination
	calculator at the Geological Survey of Canada site:

	Before Jeff includes any of these on the VSOHP web pages,
	perhaps some non-USA list members could comment on their

	--Sue (