Create your Geodetic Moment

Creating a Geodetic Moment is an act of remembering. It is an act of marking the time of waiting to hear some news. Any news.

Remember the person you love that is absent from you. Here's how to create your own Geodetic Moment:

  1. Find the nearest Geodetic Marker or Survey Marker in your city.
  2. Take a photograph looking forwards at the view.
  3. You can decide whether to included the Geodetic Marker in the photo or not.

Once you've shared on social media, add the hashtag #geodeticmoment.

Where can I find Geodetic Markers near me?

United States - National Geodetic Survey approx 1.2 million
United Kingdom Control Stations approx 500,000
New Zealand Geodetic Markers approx 132,000
we can add more as they are found here

More than 1 million children go missing every year according to the International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children (ICMEC).

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What is a geodetic marker? A survey marker or survey mark, or geodetic mark is an object placed to mark key survey points on the Earth's surface. They are used in geodetic and land surveying....and now in remembering a loved one that is absent.