EPSG:3408 NSIDC EASE-Grid North


Projection: Lambert Azimuthal Equal-Area
Latitude of the origin: 90
Longitude of the origin
(central meridian):
0
Scaling factor: 1
False eastings: 0
False northings: 0
Semi-major axis (sphere): 6371228 m
Semi-minor axis (sphere): 6371228 m
Units: meters

NOTE: This map projection is the same one used in NSIDC's EASE-Grid data products.

PROJ.4 description:

+proj=laea
+lat_0=90
+lon_0=0
+a=6371228.0
+units=m