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Details for Benchmark: PR0244

N 44° 27.350 W 096° 53.183 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 1623.19

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

Location:
In BROOKINGS county, SD View Original Datasheet
Designation:
C 330
Marker Type:
bench mark disk
Setting:
set into the top of a round concrete monument
Stability:
May hold, but of type commonly subject to surface motion.

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Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1949 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1949 1.4 MI N FROM BRUCE. 1.4 MILES NORTH ALONG A GRAVELED ROAD FROM THE CHICAGO AND NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY STATION AT BRUCE, AT A ROAD INTERSECTION, 90.0 FEET EAST OF THE CENTER LINE OF A NORTH-SOUTH ROAD, 72.0 FEET SOUTH OF THE CENTER LINE OF AN EAST-WEST ROAD, 2.0 FEET NORTHEAST OF A REFERENCE POST, 1.0 FOOT NORTHWEST OF A FENCE, AND SET IN THE TOP OF A CONCRETE POST PROJECTING 0.6 FOOT ABOVE THE GROUND.

Control Text

  • 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.

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