[Taxacom] Impossible geocodes

Fred Schueler bckcdb at istar.ca
Thu Jan 22 17:17:46 CST 2015

Quoting Geoff Read <gread at actrix.gen.nz>:

> Is there a site that will nicely batch test lat/longs and report
> formatting errors?
> 67º16'86''N; 16º37'77''W

* when I've seen these they mean:

  67º 16.86' N; 16º 37.77' W

...if this is the case, 34% of the mis-punctuated batches should be  

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