Position Query Resources of OGC API - EDRΒΆ

A position is a data type that describes a point or geometry potentially occupied by an object or person. An illustration, created using NASA WorldWind, is shown below.


The position query resource returns data for the requested position. The resource offers a convenience mechanism for querying the API using a Well Known Text (WKT) POINT geometry defining a position.

The path to the resource is shown below:


The paths accepts the following parameters:

  • coords

  • z

  • parameter-name

  • datetime

  • crs

  • f

An example request is shown below.