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Details for Benchmark: NW0398

N 42° 44.399 W 116° 54.835 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 7802

Coordinates may not be exact. Altitude is SCALED and location is ADJUSTED. (more info)

Location:
In OWYHEE county, ID View Original Datasheet
Designation:
SOUTH MOUNTAIN CAIRN
Marker Type:
NGS Benchmark
Setting:
setting not listed - see description
Stability:

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Documented History (by the NGS)

1/1/1934 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1934 SEE STATION SOUTH MOUNTAIN.

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  • The horizontal coordinates were established by classical geodetic methods and adjusted by the National Geodetic Survey in July 1992.
  • The orthometric height was scaled from a topographic map.
  • The Laplace correction was computed from DEFLEC99 derived deflections.
  • The geoid height was determined by GEOID99.

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