King County Cadastral Annotation - Part 1

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What does this data set describe?

Title: King County Cadastral Annotation - Part 1
Annotation (labels) for King County cadastral data for southwestern portion of county. Includes the following annotation classes: SP_LLA Rec No; Esmt Sens Area; Estm Rd_Util_Dr_RR; Adimen; Ldimen; Und Int_CP; Refhist_Other; Street_Hwy Name; Minor; Esmt Envs; Lot No_Tract; Plat_Condo Major; Blk No; Govt Lot; Plat_Condo Name; Plat_Condo Vol Page; Hydro; Hook
Cadastral annotation is divided into three annotation datasets: CA1_ANNO, CA2_ANNO and CA3_ANNO. CA1 covers Southwest King County including the following townships:: T23NR04E T23NR05E T23NR06E T22NR04E T22NR05E T22NR06E T21NR03E T21NR04E T21NR05E T21NR06E T20NR05E T20NR06E
  1. How should this data set be cited?

    King County Dept of Assessments, 20060101, King County Cadastral Annotation - Part 1.

    Online Links:

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  2. What geographic area does the data set cover?

    West_Bounding_Coordinate: -122.482048
    East_Bounding_Coordinate: -121.117385
    North_Bounding_Coordinate: 47.769658
    South_Bounding_Coordinate: 47.164350

  3. What does it look like?

    <> (JPEG)
    JPG File of layer overlain on base of WA counties or local cities

  4. Does the data set describe conditions during a particular time period?

    Calendar_Date: 25-Nov-2012
    Currentness_Reference: publication date

  5. What is the general form of this data set?

    Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: vector digital data

  6. How does the data set represent geographic features?

    1. How are geographic features stored in the data set?

      This is a Vector data set. It contains the following vector data types (SDTS terminology):

      • GT-polygon composed of chains (0)

    2. What coordinate system is used to represent geographic features?

      The map projection used is NAD 1983 HARN StatePlane Washington North FIPS 4601 Feet.

      Projection parameters:
      Standard_Parallel: 47.5
      Standard_Parallel: 48.73333333333333
      Longitude_of_Central_Meridian: -120.8333333333333
      Latitude_of_Projection_Origin: 47.0
      False_Easting: 1640416.666666667
      False_Northing: 0.0

      Planar coordinates are encoded using coordinate pair
      Abscissae (x-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.0005
      Ordinates (y-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.0005
      Planar coordinates are specified in foot_us

      The horizontal datum used is D North American 1983 HARN.
      The ellipsoid used is GRS 1980.
      The semi-major axis of the ellipsoid used is 6378137.0.
      The flattening of the ellipsoid used is 1/298.257222101.

  7. How does the data set describe geographic features?


    Internal feature number. (Source: ESRI)

    Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

























    Feature geometry. (Source: ESRI)

    Coordinates defining the features.



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  3. To whom should users address questions about the data?

    King County Dept of Assessments
    Attn: Christie Most
    GIS Coordinator
    500 4th Ave ADM-AS-0709
    Seattle, WA 98104

    206-263-2284 (voice)

Why was the data set created?

Annoation for the King County cadastral layer.

How was the data set created?

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Are there legal restrictions on access or use of the data?

Access_Constraints: Accessible by ArcGIS users on the King County local network.
King County data are made available with the understanding that they shall be used exclusively by the obtainer or his/her authorized agents. Digital products may not be reproduced or redistributed in any form or by any means without the express written authorization of King County.

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  3. What legal disclaimers am I supposed to read?

    King County disclaims any warranty of use of any digital product or data beyond that for which it was designed.

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Last modified: 09-Jul-2020
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