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Geodetic center of North America

Geodetic center of North America, point located in Osborne County, Kans., and chosen in 1901 by the Coast and Geodetic Survey, a U.S. agency, as the origin of all U.S. mapping. In 1913 it was recognized as the geodetic center of North America by Mexico and Canada.

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