Details for Benchmark: MG0048
N 41° 27.533 W 090° 22.250 (NAD 83)
Coordinates may not be exact. Altitude is ADJUSTED and location is SCALED. (more info)
- In HENRY county, IL View Original Datasheet
- C 53
- Marker Type:
- bench mark disk
- set into the top of a round concrete monument
- May hold, but of type commonly subject to surface motion.
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Documented History (by the NGS)
|01/01/1934 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
|DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1934
2.1 MI S FROM COLONA. 2.1 MILES SOUTH ALONG THE CHICAGO, BURLINGTON AND QUINCY RAILROAD FROM THE STATION AT COLONA, HENRY COUNTY, 10 POLES NORTHEAST OF MILEPOST 236, AT A PRIVATE-ROAD CROSSING, 40 FEET NORTH OF THE CENTERLINE OF THE NORTH TRACK, 12 FEET EAST OF THE CENTER OF A GATE, ONE FOOT SOUTH OF A FENCEL NE, AND LEVEL WITH THE TRACK. A STANDARD DISK, STAMPED C 53 1934 AND SET IN THE TOP OF A CONCRETE POST.
|07/17/1996 by USPSQD (MARK NOT FOUND)
|RECOVERY NOTE BY US POWER SQUADRON 1996
MARK NOT FOUND.
- The horizontal coordinates were scaled from a topographic map and have an estimated accuracy of +/- 6 seconds.
- The orthometric height was determined by differential leveling and adjusted by the National Geodetic Survey in June 1991.
- The geoid height was determined by GEOID99.
- The dynamic height is computed by dividing the NAVD 88 geopotential number by the normal gravity value computed on the Geodetic Reference System of 1980 (GRS 80) ellipsoid at 45 degrees latitude (g = 980.6199 gals.).
- The modeled gravity was interpolated from observed gravity values.