Station Balacanan, Marinduque: Journey to the Heart of the Philippines

ShareTweet Luzon Datum, Station Balacanan, Mompog, Marinduque Do these before reading the post: 1. Get your Philippines map. 2. Point your finger on the very center of the Philippines 3. Bonus: Count how many times I used the word “heart.”   The place you are pointing to is called Station Balacanan or Luzon Datum as called by the Mariduquenos.  Latitude 13° 33′ 42″ N; Longitude 121° 52′ 03″ E. This place should be in every Geodetic Engineer’s dream destination. I’m no geodetic engineer (what’s that?!!) but going to the very heart of the Philippines was an accomplishment because its kinda […]

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