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Item Type : Feature
Domain : IHO Hydro
AlphaCode : $COMPS
FeatureName: Compass
Alias : $COMPS
CamelCase : Compass
Use Type : Cartographic
Definition : A circle graduated in degrees clockwise form 0 (north) to 360 used to facilitate measurements of direction.
Reference : Compass Rose
Definition Source : IHO Hydrographic Dictionary, English
Similarity to Source : Restyled
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S4 :
Recommended Attributes :
Distinguishing Features :
Remarks : May be oriented to true or magnetic north. This object is used to transfer the parameters required to represent the magnetic and/or true compass cartographically.
Management Details
Proposal Type : Clarification
Submitting Organization : IHO Secretariat
Proposed Change : Add definition source, reference and similarity.
Justification : Standardization of Register content.
Proposed : 2019-05-16
Accepted : 2009-07-14
Amended : 2019-05-17
Successor : -
Predecessor : -


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