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What are the differences between Project Tool and Define Projection?

Project Tools -acts on x-y coordinate of a layer and converts them to a different coordinate system, producing a new feature class and leaving the original feature class unchanged. -convert a layer in one coordinate system to another -should be used only on layers that already work properly and appear in the right location. Define …

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What are different Data Formats in GIS?

What are Data formats? There are two data formats that GIS is handy with: Vector and Raster data formats. Both data systems store spatial and attribute data, but in different ways. Both are georeferenced, meaning that the information is tied to a specific location on the earth’s surface using x-y coordinates defined in a standard way: a …

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