VolksNav in Mashhad

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Location codes like Railway station MHD m12:6 r18 consist of "hours", "minutes" and radius according to the following Convention:

StatusQuo MHD prefix of a position code in Mashhad The urban pole is the Emam Reza Holy Shrine
m12 basic horizon hour from urban pole to north, m3 to east etc.
number after the " : " horizon minutes distance to the horizon hour, in steps of 100 meters
The blue lines on grid show :50 minutes
r... radius
distance to the urban pole, in steps of 100m.
The red circle shows r100 = 10km.

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Line m9/m5 or m5/m9


Line m2/m9 or m9/m2


Such codes are IMAGINABLE !!

Compare for example only the radius of the line m9/m5:

  hour Minutes radius
Vakil Abad m9 :64 r168
Kuhestan Park m9 :62 158
Int. Exposition m9 :58 r148
Iqbal lahori m9 :54 r137
Sayyad-e-shirazi m9 :50 r127
Sadaf m9 :47 r120
Haft-e-Tir m9 :45 r112
Danesh Amuz m9 :42 r105
-----------------------------standard urban circle     r100
Seyed Razi
m9 :38 r96
Kowsar m9 :36 r88
Park-e-Mellat m9 :32 r80
Azadi m9 :27 r70
Khayyam m9 :21 r60
Palestine m9 :13 r49
Taleghani m9 :10 r40
Ghaem m9 :6 r34
Shariati m9 :3 r27
Imam Khomeini m8 :3 r20
Basij m7 :1 r20
m6 :6 r24
Parvin-e-Etessami m6 :2 r28
Ghadir m5 :15 r35
Bustan-e Reyhaneh
m5 :20 r50
Hasheminejad Airport
m5 :15 r70

The division of the horizon into 12 directions can also be used global or indoor.

This map converts lat/lon to StatusQuo(c) on a simplified mode, tolerable for radius < 10 km. For a professional conversion, see VolksNav.com/mapplet