How to Calculate Scale Factor using UTM WGS84 Coordinate System

Discussion created by palaji on Feb 9, 2013
Latest reply on Feb 17, 2014 by gskselva

Am Ali and I live in Sierra Leone.

I would like to know how to calculate the Scale factor in my region (UTM Zone 28 with central meridian of 15 degrees), given a control point of latitude 8.680658 degrees, longitude -12.51276 degrees and elevation of 168.754 above mean sea level.