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Title: "ESRI: Canada FSA Postal Centroids" (2004)
 
Description: Canada FSA Postal Centroids represents the Forward Sortation Areas (FSA) of Canada as centroids, which are identified by the first three characters of the postal code. The sequence of the three-character FSA is always Alphabetical character/Number/Alphabetical character. The centroids are calculated from the DMTI Spatial FSA boundary file, which is created from the DMTI Spatial six-character postal code point file and CanMap®. The FSA boundaries encompass the six-character postal code points starting with that FSA designation, and conform to the streets and other physical features within CanMap. Canada FSA Postal Centroids provides the Forward Sortation Areas (FSA) of Canada.
 
Keywords and Themes: 3 Digit ZIP Codes, Forward Sortation Areas (FSA), Postal Codes, Zip Codes
 
Filename Prefix: postal.sdc
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Mapped Drive Folder: /esri2004/data_maps/canada/data
Total size of data files: 0.195 MB
 
Data Type: ESRI SDC vector
Feature Type: Point
Coordinate System: GCS_North_American_1983
Datum: NAD_1983Map Units: Decimal degrees

Spatial Extent: Canada
Source Scale: 1:50,000

Created by: DMTI Spatial Inc.; DMTI Spatial Product Line Changes for November 2003
Released by: ESRI; ESRI International Distributors
Content Date: 20040307
Published Date: 20040301

Collection Name: ESRI® Data & Maps 2004
Physical Location: Reference GIS Data Cabinet
Call Number: G70.212 .E77 2004
Acquired Date: 20040630
Distribution Restrictions: http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/gis/esridm/2004/help/rdstrght.htm

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Record ID: 2380_edm04