# 14.7.3.2 KDirection

Topic Version | 1 | Published | 09/11/2015 | |

For Standard | RESQML v2.0.1 |

Enumeration used to specify if the direction of the coordinate lines is uniquely defined for a grid. If not uniquely defined, e.g., for over-turned reservoirs, then indicate that the K direction is not monotonic.

Name |
Data Type |
Notes |
---|---|---|

down |
External Reference |
K is increasing with depth, dot(tangent,gradDepth)>0. |

up |
External Reference |
K is increasing with elevation, dot(tangent,gradDepth)<0. |

not monotonic |
External Reference |
K is not monotonic with elevation, e.g., for over-turned structures. |