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

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This document specifies an Uniform Resource Identifier (URI) for geographic locations using the 'geo' scheme name. A 'geo' URI identifies a physical location by latitude, longitude and optionally altitude in a compact, simple, human-readable, and protocol independent way.


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

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