A Uniform Resource Identifier for Geographic Areas ('geo' URI)

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Authors Alexander Mayrhofer  , Christian Spanring 
Last updated 2008-02-18
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This document specifies an Uniform Resource Identifier (URI) for geographic areas using the 'geo' scheme name. A 'geo' URI provides a compact, human-readable, and protocol independent way to identify an area by means of a hierarchical tiling scheme.


Alexander Mayrhofer (alexander.mayrhofer@enum.at)
Christian Spanring (spanring@oir.at)

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