Though an event is comprised of several attributes, one of the most important is where it takes place. An event has to take place somewhere. Location of events are represented in ESS through four
ONE PLACE EVENT
Museum, exposition, concert, sport match...
national event, commemoration...
sport race, motor race, religion walk...
Radio show, TV entertainment, web reunion...
ESS documents are composed by various main XML elements. ESS processors must consider each and every element's description as valid and applicable to each and every other XML element within the same ESS document. If it is not the case, it belong to an other
This section describe the interaction between ESS events and the places where the event takes place.
If "type" attribute is not defined in
But if various events happen on various dates, they belong to several
Inside a common ESS file you can place a
Content of item (ess:item) XML elements depends on "type" attribute.
|Unique and universal location identifier in a specific indicated taxonomy.||IRI RFC3987||FALSE|
|Language-sensitive location short name. Should not be longer then 64 characters||String||TRUE|
|Language-sensitive location description. Should not be longer then 512 chars.||String||FALSE|
|Define event's latitude.||Float||TRUE|
|Define event's longitude.||Float||TRUE|
|Define event's address location. Should not be longer then 512 chars.||String||FALSE|
|Define event's city location name. Should not be longer then 128 characters||String||FALSE|
|Define event's postal code value. Should not be longer then 16 chars.||String||FALSE|
|Define event's region, state or department name, this XML element scan have a "code" attribute that specify region's code in the country taxonomy (should be 2 chars).||String||FALSE|
|Define event's country name, this XML element can have a "code" attribute that specify country's code in the international taxonomy (should be 2 chars).||String||FALSE|
XML structure that numerate an infinite number of
|XML structure only present in
|XML structure only present in
|Only present in
|XML element that define kml structure (the name space xmlns="http://www.opengis.net/kml/2.2" must be defined), more information about how to build KML structure in ESS external libraries||XML||FALSE|
ESS places sample
DTD description [https://eventstandardsyndication.org/history/0.9 ]
xmlns="https://eventstandardsyndication.org/history/0.9"xmlns:k="http://www.opengis.net/kml/2.2" version="0.9" lang="en"> ... >
>[email protected]> >Modern art, National museum> >Here is the place description. ]]> > > >Art> >Museum> > >40.76930> >-73.96791> >5th avenue / 69E street> >New York> >10020> code="NY">New York> code="US">United States of America> >
>[email protected]> >Boston tea-party celebration> >="linecolour"> > >660000FF> >3>> > > >#linecolour> > >-71.053734,42.368691,0 -71.058197,42.36793,0 -71.060944,42.367042,0 -71.065063,42.368184,0 -71.06987,42.364886,0 -71.073303,42.362096,0 -71.073475,42.356134,0 -71.070728,42.352201,0 -71.06884,42.348522,0 -71.061459,42.347253,0 -71.055622,42.347507,0 -71.049099,42.357149,0 -71.047897,42.361335,0 -71.050301,42.368945,0 -71.05368,42.368675,0 > > > > >
>[email protected]> >Motor race> > >40.76930> >-73.96791> >5th avenue / 69E street> >New York> >10020> code="NY">New York> code="US">United States of America> > > >40.70969> >-74.00132> >Brooklyn bridge> >New York> >10005> code="NY">New York> code="US">United States of America> > >
>[email protected]> >Radio show event> code="ES">Spain> unit="radio">My favorite radio name> > > ... >
Search a geographic location
Drag and drop the ESS icon to get a specific longitude / latitude
ESS standard under RFC validation process: RFC ESS Draft
- RFC 3076 : Canonical XML Version 1.0
- RFC 3987 : Internationalized Resource Identifiers (IRIs)
- Latitude : Wikipedia Latitude
- Longitude : Wikipedia Longitude
- Geographic coordinate] : Wikipedia Geographic coordinate
- Geocoding : Wikipedia Geocoding
- KML : Wikipedia KML