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[IDV #UPC-424347]: KMZ Projection Issues

> Full Name: Stefan Cecelski
> Email Address: address@hidden
> Organization: University of Maryland
> Package Version: 3.0u3 build date:2012-07-10 07:11 UTC
> Operating System: Mac OS X
> Hardware: Java: home: 
> /System/Library/Java/JavaVirtualMachines/1.6.0.jdk/Contents/Home version: 
> 1.6.0_33 j3d:1.5.2 fcs (build4)
> Description of problem: Hello,
> I am having issues when trying to save .kmz images for use with Google Earth. 
> When I load the .kmz file into google earth, the projections are different 
> (and wrong)  when compared to overlays in google earth. I have tried 
> resetting the projections within the IDV to the projections as given by the 
> data, switching to globe view, ect, but the images always seem to be in the 
> wrong location/wrong location when in google earth. I am using the newest 
> Google Earth and the KML generated via the IDV ISL script is version 2.0. Are 
> the projections in the IDV and Google Earth suppose to be matched such that 
> the overlays with google earth flow seemlessly with the IDV data? Thanks in 
> advance for your help.

     Under projections drop down menu, there is item named "Use Displayed 
Area", you need to select this before save the bundle, and the result should be 
corrected in the google earch. BTW, why goodle earth when you have IDV? :)

> V/R,
> Stefan

Ticket Details
Ticket ID: UPC-424347
Department: Support IDV
Priority: Normal
Status: Closed

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