pos

iati-activities/iati-activity/location/point/pos

This is the reference page for the XML element pos. See also the relevant overview page: Geography

Definition

The latitude and longitude coordinates in the format “lat lng”

Rules

The text in this element must be of type xsd:string.

This element must occur once and only once (within each parent element).

Example Usage

Example usage of pos, a child element of the point element of location.

  <location ref="AF-KAN">
   <location-reach code="1" />	  
   <location-id vocabulary="G1" code="1453782" />
   <name>
	<narrative>Location name</narrative>
   </name>
   <description>
	<narrative>Location description</narrative>
   </description>
   <activity-description>
	<narrative>A description that qualifies the activity taking place at the location</narrative>
   </activity-description>
   <administrative vocabulary="G1" level="1" code="1453782" />
   <point srsName="http://www.opengis.net/def/crs/EPSG/0/4326">
    <pos>31.616944 65.716944</pos>
   </point>
   <exactness code="1"/>
   <location-class code="2"/>
   <feature-designation code="ADMF"/>
  </location>

Changelog

1.04

Introduced in 1.04 to align the geocoding standard with Geographic Markup Language (GML)

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