Killet Software Ing.-GbR releases the new Dynamic Link Library GeoDLL 14.7 with geodetic calculations of Time Zones and Daylight Saving Times, which handles the more than 400 different Time Zones all over the world.
The Time Zones are primarily longitude dependent, but secondary follow the boundaries of countries or their subdivisions.
GeoDLL is able to calculate Time Zones from geographic coordinates.
Map of 408 onshore Time Zones
Plate Carrée EquiRectangular Projection
© Killet Software Ing.-GbR The correct Time Zone is detected also in the peripheral regions of the zone surfaces with high precision. Time Zones supported by GeoDLL are based on a uniform naming convention, designed by Paul Eggert. They correlate to offsets from Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) as a number of hours, such as "America/New_York, UTC-5". Many countries use Daylight Saving Time (DST) in bright seasons, typically by changing clocks one hour forward. Unfortunately, the start and end dates of Daylight Saving Time in countries are handled differently. GeoDLL takes this into account and calculates the Time Zone parameters UTC, DST and start/end dates of the Daylight Saving Period for all countries and Time Zones exactly.
Software developers thus have a further opportunity to embed geodetic functionality into their own programs. But the main feature of GeoDLL are precise Coordinate Transformations all over the world. An online-manual of GeoDLL with detailed function descriptions is available on http://www.killetsoft.de/h_geodll_e/handbuch_e.htm.
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Bavaria and Baden-Wuerttemberg are developing close-meshed grid files for the transformation of geodata in real estate cadastres to UTM/ETRS89.
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The new geodetic Reference System GDA2020 of Australia is supported by TRANSDAT and GeoDLL now. See the list of CRS...
"Geodata Germany" has been updated on the data conditions of January 1st, 2017. The database contains Towns and Municipalities, Town Districts, Coordinates, Postal Codes, Dialing Codes etc.
A new release ot "Geodata International" is available since March 2017. The database contains 256 contry files with Towns and Municipalities, Town Districts, Coordinates, Postal Codes etc.
GeoDLL / TRANSDAT
Proposal for using Polygonal Validity Scopes in NTv2 grid files.
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WINDOWS© 10 compatible
Our software has got the certificate "WINDOWS© 10 compatible". So it complies with the compatibility standards of the Microsoft operating systems WINDOWS© 10.
GeoDLL provides Time Zone Calculations with aspect to Maritime Territorial Limits.
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TRANSDAT / GeoDLL
The program and the DLL now support all HARN / HPGN Reference Systems of the United States.
The programs TRANSDAT and SEVENPAR support language files for the programs interface. Since the language dependent texts are managed in external files, new languages can be added at any time by creating new language files. Everybody who is interested can translate a new language file into his native language for himself and all users.