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Proj4js classic demo based on OpenLayers 2.x and Proj4js 1.1. Open the brower console to see the result
<!doctype html>
<html lang="en">
<script type="text/javascript" src="//"></script>
<script type="text/javascript" src="//"></script>
<script type="text/javascript">
//Correct datum for potsdam (altough already corrected with changes in towgs84 in the projection declaration)
// Only useful if you use the outdated proj4js definition whereas is right...
Proj4js.Datum["potsdam"] = {towgs84: "598.1,73.7,418.2,0.202,0.045,-2.455,6.7", ellipse: "bessel", datumName: "Potsdam Rauenberg 1950 DHDN"};
// Declare projection
Proj4js.defs["EPSG:31466"] = "+proj=tmerc +lat_0=0 +lon_0=6 +k=1 +x_0=2500000 +y_0=0 +ellps=bessel +towgs84=598.1,73.7,418.2,0.202,0.045,-2.455,6.7 +units=m +no_defs";
var proj_wgs84 = new OpenLayers.Projection("EPSG:4326");
var proj_31466 = new OpenLayers.Projection("EPSG:31466");
// Center for projection EPSG:31466
var point = new OpenLayers.LonLat(2769212.70, 5678724.61);
var new_point= point.clone().transform(proj_31466, proj_wgs84);
console.log(, new_point.lon);
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