Created: 2014-05-19 17:16
Updated: 2017-11-02 17:19
License: gpl-3.0


QGIS plugin - Search & Format EPSG CRS

About plugin

Plugin to search and format a coordinate reference system (CRS) in a wide variety of formats: prettywkt, wkt, mapnik, sql, esriwkt, js, proj4, gml, xml, geoserver, mapserver, etc.

Searches are made on the basis of a valid EPSG code. The Plugin can also retrieve the available transformations list for a CRS as well as other basic information about the CRS, as area, type and official name.

This plugin uses great website EPSG.io (http://epsg.io/).

The EPSG.io website is built around the official EPSG database maintained by OGP Geomatics Committee.

You can find the plugin in QGIS Plugin Repository: http://plugins.qgis.org/plugins/searchEpsgCRS/

To install it you can use the QGIS plugin manager from the Plugins menu.


QGIS 2.0 or later.

About author

Developed by Cayetano Benavent (2014). GIS Analyst at Geographica.



This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

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