Module:Location map/data/South China Sea


Location map of South China Sea
name South China Sea
border
coordinates
25.5
98.5 ←↕→ 122.5
0
map center 12°45′N 110°30′E / 12.75°N 110.5°E / 12.75; 110.5
image South China Sea location map.svg
South China Sea location map.svg
image1 Relief Map of South China Sea.png
Relief Map of South China Sea.png


Module:Location map/data/South China Sea is a location map definition used to overlay markers and labels on an equirectangular projection map of South China Sea. The markers are placed by latitude and longitude coordinates on the default map or a similar map image.

Usage

These definitions are used by the following templates when invoked with parameter "South China Sea":

Map definition

  • name = South China Sea
    Name used in the default map caption
  • bottom = 0
    Latitude at bottom edge of map, in decimal degrees
  • left = 98.5
    Longitude at left edge of map, in decimal degrees
  • right = 122.5
    Longitude at right edge of map, in decimal degrees

Alternative map

The {{Location map}}, {{Location map many}}, and {{Location map+}} templates have parameters to specify an alternative map image. The map displayed as image1 can be used with the relief or AlternativeMap parameters. Examples may be found below or in the following:

Precision

Longitude: from West to East this map definition covers 24 degrees.

  • At an image width of 200 pixels, that is 0.12 degrees per pixel.
  • At an image width of 1000 pixels, that is 0.024 degrees per pixel.

Latitude: from North to South this map definition covers 25.5 degrees.

  • At an image height of 200 pixels, that is 0.1275 degrees per pixel.
  • At an image height of 1000 pixels, that is 0.0255 degrees per pixel.


See also

Location map templates

Creating new map definitions


return {
	name = 'South China Sea',
	top = 25.5,
	bottom = 0.0,
	left = 98.5,
	right = 122.5,
	image = 'South China Sea location map.svg',
	image1 = 'Relief Map of South China Sea.png'
}