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Geographic location: western - most geographic longitude

Name Geographic location: western - most geographic longitude
Definition Western - most coordinate of the data scope boundary defined by geographic longitude in degrees (positive towards east). 
Obligation
  • dataset or dataset series: mandatory
  • service: conditional; mandatory for services with explicit geographic propagation.
Cardinality multiple
Example 13,01

Tehnical data
 
INSPIRE equivalent Geographic bounding box: westBoundLongitude
Comparison with INSPIRE equivalent
ISO equivalent [344] westBoundLongitude
Comparison with ISO equivalent
XPath identificationInfo/*/extent/*/geographicElement/*/westBoundLongitude
Data type  angle, expressed in degrees with at least two decimal digits
Domain -180,00 ≤ westernmost longitud ≤ 180,00
Implementation instructions When entering metadata in the Croatian NSDI system, geographic coordinates are set in the HTRS96(GRS80) coordinate reference system in (sexagesimal) degrees to minimum two decimal points.


Encoding example
 
<gmd:MD_Metadata 
... 
    <gmd:extent> 
         <gmd:EX_Extent> 
             <gmd:geographicElement> 
                 <gmd:EX_GeographicBoundingBox> 
                     <gmd:extentTypeCode> 
                         <gco:Boolean> true </gco:Boolean> 
                     </gmd:extentTypeCode> 
                     <gmd:westBoundLongitude> 
                         <gco:Decimal>13,01</gco:Decimal> 
                     </gmd:westBoundLongitude> 
                     <gmd:eastBoundLongitude> 
                         <gco:Decimal>19,45</gco:Decimal> 
                     </gmd:eastBoundLongitude> 
                     <gmd:southBoundLatitude> 
                         <gco:Decimal>41,62</gco:Decimal> 
                     </gmd:southBoundLatitude> 
                     <gmd:northBoundLatitude> 
                         <gco:Decimal>46,55</gco:Decimal> 
                     </gmd:northBoundLatitude> 
              </gmd:EX_GeographicBoundingBox> 
            </gmd:geographicElement> 
        </gmd:EX_Extent> 
    </gmd:extent> 
... 
</gmd:MD_Metadata>