GeoAPI 2.0
Build 2005-06-08

## Uses of Interfaceorg.opengis.referencing.IdentifiedObject

Packages that use IdentifiedObject
org.opengis.parameter Description and storage of parameter values
org.opengis.referencing Reference systems
org.opengis.referencing.crs Coordinate reference systems (coordinate systems with a datum).
org.opengis.referencing.cs Coordinate systems and their axis
org.opengis.referencing.datum Geodetic datum (the relationship of a coordinate system to the earth).
org.opengis.referencing.operation Coordinate operations (relationship between any two coordinate reference systems).

Uses of IdentifiedObject in org.opengis.parameter

Subinterfaces of IdentifiedObject in org.opengis.parameter
` interface` `GeneralParameterDescriptor`
Abstract definition of a parameter or group of parameters used by an operation method.
` interface` `ParameterDescriptor`
The definition of a parameter used by an operation method.
` interface` `ParameterDescriptorGroup`
The definition of a group of related parameters used by an operation method.

Uses of IdentifiedObject in org.opengis.referencing

Subinterfaces of IdentifiedObject in org.opengis.referencing
` interface` `ReferenceSystem`
Description of a spatial and temporal reference system used by a dataset.
` interface` `SpatialReferenceSystemUsingGeographicIdentifier`
Spatial reference system using geographic identifier, a reference to a feature with a known spatial location.

Methods in org.opengis.referencing that return IdentifiedObject
` IdentifiedObject` `AuthorityFactory.createObject(String code)`
Returns an arbitrary object from a code.

Uses of IdentifiedObject in org.opengis.referencing.crs

Subinterfaces of IdentifiedObject in org.opengis.referencing.crs
` interface` `CompoundCRS`
A coordinate reference system describing the position of points through two or more independent coordinate reference systems.
` interface` `CoordinateReferenceSystem`
Abstract coordinate reference system, usually defined by a coordinate system and a datum.
` interface` `DerivedCRS`
A coordinate reference system that is defined by its coordinate conversion from another coordinate reference system but is not a projected coordinate reference system.
` interface` `EngineeringCRS`
A contextually local coordinate reference system.
` interface` `GeneralDerivedCRS`
A coordinate reference system that is defined by its coordinate conversion from another coordinate reference system (not by a datum).
` interface` `GeocentricCRS`
A 3D coordinate reference system with the origin at the approximate centre of mass of the earth.
` interface` `GeographicCRS`
A coordinate reference system based on an ellipsoidal approximation of the geoid; this provides an accurate representation of the geometry of geographic features for a large portion of the earth's surface.
` interface` `ImageCRS`
An engineering coordinate reference system applied to locations in images.
` interface` `ProjectedCRS`
A 2D coordinate reference system used to approximate the shape of the earth on a planar surface.
` interface` `SingleCRS`
Abstract coordinate reference system, consisting of a single Coordinate System and a single Datum (as opposed to Compound CRS).
` interface` `TemporalCRS`
A 1D coordinate reference system used for the recording of time.
` interface` `VerticalCRS`
A 1D coordinate reference system used for recording heights or depths.

Uses of IdentifiedObject in org.opengis.referencing.cs

Subinterfaces of IdentifiedObject in org.opengis.referencing.cs
` interface` `AffineCS`
A two- or three-dimensional coordinate system with straight axes that are not necessarily orthogonal.
` interface` `CartesianCS`
A 1-, 2-, or 3-dimensional coordinate system.
` interface` `CoordinateSystem`
The set of coordinate system axes that spans a given coordinate space.
` interface` `CoordinateSystemAxis`
Definition of a coordinate system axis.
` interface` `CylindricalCS`
A three-dimensional coordinate system consisting of a polar coordinate system extended by a straight coordinate axis perpendicular to the plane spanned by the polar coordinate system.
` interface` `EllipsoidalCS`
A two- or three-dimensional coordinate system in which position is specified by geodetic latitude, geodetic longitude, and (in the three-dimensional case) ellipsoidal height.
` interface` `LinearCS`
A one-dimensional coordinate system that consists of the points that lie on the single axis described.
` interface` `PolarCS`
A two-dimensional coordinate system in which position is specified by the distance from the origin and the angle between the line from the origin to a point and a reference direction.
` interface` `SphericalCS`
A three-dimensional coordinate system with one distance measured from the origin and two angular coordinates.
` interface` `TimeCS`
A one-dimensional coordinate system containing a single time axis, used to describe the temporal position of a point in the specified time units from a specified time origin.
` interface` `UserDefinedCS`
A two- or three-dimensional coordinate system that consists of any combination of coordinate axes not covered by any other Coordinate System type.
` interface` `VerticalCS`
A one-dimensional coordinate system used to record the heights (or depths) of points.

Uses of IdentifiedObject in org.opengis.referencing.datum

Subinterfaces of IdentifiedObject in org.opengis.referencing.datum
` interface` `Datum`
Specifies the relationship of a coordinate system to the earth, thus creating a coordinate reference system.
` interface` `Ellipsoid`
Geometric figure that can be used to describe the approximate shape of the earth.
` interface` `EngineeringDatum`
Defines the origin of an engineering coordinate reference system.
` interface` `GeodeticDatum`
Defines the location and precise orientation in 3-dimensional space of a defined ellipsoid (or sphere) that approximates the shape of the earth.
` interface` `ImageDatum`
Defines the origin of an image coordinate reference system.
` interface` `PrimeMeridian`
A prime meridian defines the origin from which longitude values are determined.
` interface` `TemporalDatum`
A temporal datum defines the origin of a temporal coordinate reference system.
` interface` `VerticalDatum`
A textual description and/or a set of parameters identifying a particular reference level surface used as a zero-height surface.

Subinterfaces of IdentifiedObject in org.opengis.referencing.operation
` interface` `ConcatenatedOperation`
An ordered sequence of two or more single coordinate operations.
` interface` `ConicProjection`
Base interface for conical map projections.
` interface` `Conversion`
An operation on coordinates that does not include any change of Datum.
` interface` `CoordinateOperation`
A mathematical operation on coordinates that transforms or converts coordinates to another coordinate reference system.
` interface` `CylindricalProjection`
Base interface for cylindrical map projections.
` interface` `Operation`
A parameterized mathematical operation on coordinates that transforms or converts coordinates to another coordinate reference system.
` interface` `OperationMethod`
Definition of an algorithm used to perform a coordinate operation.
` interface` `PassThroughOperation`
A pass-through operation specifies that a subset of a coordinate tuple is subject to a specific coordinate operation.
` interface` `PlanarProjection`
Base interface for for azimuthal (or planar) map projections.
` interface` `Projection`
A conversion transforming (longitude,latitude) coordinates to cartesian coordinates (x,y).
` interface` `SingleOperation`
A single (not concatenated) coordinate operation.
` interface` `Transformation`
An operation on coordinates that usually includes a change of Datum.

GeoAPI 2.0
Build 2005-06-08

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