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Data served as a Web Feature Service (WFS) service in a Projected Coordinate System is read as a custom authority coordinate system when consumed in ArcMap through the Data Interoperability Connection. This leads to data offset when compared to the REST service or source data when the data is reprojected to match a basemap.

Last Published: February 12, 2016 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000086299
SubmittedMarch 23, 2015
Last ModifiedNovember 24, 2020
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.3
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

FME/Data Interoperability does not natively support EPSG 3338.


1) Publish the original data in a Geographic Coordinate System rather than a Projected Coordinate system. 2) Do not overlay the WFS service on a basemap of a different.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000086299


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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