Item Type : Feature
Domain : IHO Hydro
AlphaCode : $TEXTS
FeatureName: Text
Alias : $TEXTS
CamelCase : Text
Use Type : Cartographic
Definition : A text string that is to be represented using a certain cartographic symbolization.
Reference : Chapter 1, Page 1.234
Definition Source : IHO Transfer Standard for Digital Hydrographic Data, Appendix A: Object Catalogue - Description of the Feature Coding Schema to be Used for Hydrographic Requirements
Similarity to Source : Identical
Int1 :
S4 :
Recommended Attributes :
Distinguishing Features :
Remarks : May be used for all text strings which are required to be represented in graphical form with particular positioning and display characteristics. Rotation and curving of text can be handled by the use of 2 or more x,y coordinate pairs in the associated spatial object.
Management Details
Proposal Type : Clarification
Submitting Organization : IHO Secretariat
Proposed Change : Add definition source, reference and similarity.
Justification : Standardization of Register content.
Proposed : 2019-12-05
Accepted : 2009-07-14
Amended : 2019-12-06
Successor : -
Predecessor : -