Last updated
December 31, 2016
Terms of use
Open use. Must provide the source. Use for commercial purposes requires permission of the data owner.

Description

The National Map 1:500,000 is a topographic map giving an overview of Switzerland. The map content is updated periodically in a regular six-year cycle according to a revision plan. The National Map 1:500,000 is published in analogue format as a printed map and in digital format as the Swiss Map Raster. The printed map is available folded and unfolded. The Swiss Map Raster is the digital National Map 1:500,000 and is delivered as a georeferenced TIF file (raster format). The map content is separated into individual colour layers with no direct bearing on the individual map elements. The pixel map is available as a colour combination corresponding to fixed swisstopo standards (254 dpi and 508 dpi) or separated as colour layers (binary file 508 dpi).

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Additional information

Identifier
e1825425-2988-493e-9206-080171cadd27@bundesamt-fur-landestopografie-swisstopo
Issued date
January 1, 1965
Modified date
December 31, 2016
Publishers
Bundesamt für Landestopografie
Contact points
info@swisstopo.ch
Languages
Language independent
Further information
Landing page
https://shop.swisstopo.admin.ch/de/products/maps/national/lk500
Temporal coverage
-
Update interval
Irregular
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