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Geographic location: northern- most geographic latitude

Name Geographic location: northern- most geographic latitude
Definition Northernmost coordinate of the data scope boundary defined by geographic latitude in degrees (positive towards north).
Obligation
  • dataset or dataset series: mandatory 
  • service: conditional; mandatory for services with explicit geographic propagation. 
Cardinality multiple
Example 46,55

Tehnical data
 
INSPIRE equivalent Geographic bounding box: northBoundLatitude
Comparison with INSPIRE equivalent
ISO equivalent [347] northBoundLatitude
Comparison with ISO equivalent
XPath identificationInfo/*/extent/*/geographicElement/*/northBoundLatitude
Data type angle, expressed in degrees with at least two decimal digits
Domain Southern - most latitude ≤ northern - most latitude ≤ 90,00
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>