The centre of competence for the Swiss Confederation responsible for geographical reference data, for instance the description, representation and archiving of geographic spatial data.

126 datasets found

  • Official index of cities and towns including postal codes and perimeter

    Geography, Territory and environment

    In Article 24 of the regulations governing geographic names (GeoNV), the Federal Office of Topography (swisstopo) is commissioned to establish, administer and publish the new...

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  • Low distortion area

    Geography, Territory and environment

    During fieldwork in the official cadastral survey, a local adaptation must be made or proof must be provided that this is not needed. In low distortion areas, a local adaptation is...

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  • DHM25 basis model

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The digital height model DHM25 is a data set representing the three-dimensional form of the earth?s surface. It was derived from the height information of the Swiss National Map...

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  • Geological Vector Datasets GeoCover

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The GeoCover Datasets V2 (standardized according to the Data Model Geology of Switzerland) is based on the map sheets of the Geological Atlas of Switzerland 1:25 000 and on...

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  • Glider Chart Switzerland 1:300'000

    Geography, Mobility and Transport

    The Glider Map 1:300'000 is published in cooperation with skyguide. The map includes airports and airfields, classified air space, restricted and hazardous areas as well as air...

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  • swissALTI3D monodirectional Hillshade

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The hillshade is derived from the digital elevation model swissALTI3D. It illustrates the surface relief of Switzerland and the Principality of Liechtenstein. A hillshade is...

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  • National Map 1:500'000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    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....

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  • National Map 1:25'000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The National Map 1:25,000 is a topographic map of Switzerland representing the areas of traffic and settlements, the topography and the vegetation in great detail. The map...

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  • swissTLM3D

    Geography, Territory and environment

    swissTLM3D is the large-scale topographical landscape model of Switzerland. It includes both natural and artificial landscape features, as well as name data in vector form. With a...

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  • National Map 1:50'000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The National Map 1:50,000 is a topographic map of Switzerland representing the areas of traffic and settlements, the topography and the vegetation in detail. The map perimeter is...

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  • Permanent Network: The Automated GNSS Network for Switzerland AGNES

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Instead of providing a user with the new reference frame LV95 in a classical manner with site descriptions and coordinates, it is also conceivable to provide LV95 using permanent...

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  • swissALTI3D multidirectional Hillshade

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The hillshade is derived from the digital elevation model swissALTI3D. It illustrates the surface relief of Switzerland and the Principality of Liechtenstein. A hillshade is...

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  • Geological Atlas of Switzerland 1:25000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The sheets of the Geological Atlas of Switzerland (GA25) give detailed information about the uppermost layers of the subsurface structure. Geological formations are represented by...

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  • National Map 1:1 million

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The National Map 1:1 million is a small-scale topographic map giving an overview of Central Europe: Switzerland and its neighbours from Lyons to Salzburg and from Strasbourg to...

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  • Official index of building addresses

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Official data set for “Official index of building addresses”, ID197, as per the catalogue of basic geodata in accordance with Swiss Federal Law. The official index of building...

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  • swissBOUNDARIES3D

    Geography, Territory and environment

    swissBOUNDARIES3D contains all administrative units and national boundaries of Switzerland and the Principality of Liechtenstein in vector form. The product is based on an...

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  • The digital height model of Switzerland with a 200m grid

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The digital height model DHM25 / 200 is a data set representing the three-dimensional form of the earth's surface. It is a height matrix with a 200-m grid. It has been resampled...

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  • swissTLM-Map (grey)

    Geography, Territory and environment

    swissTLM-Map is an automatically generated map which offers a complement to the national maps in the scale range 1:5'000 to 1:10'000. swissTLM-Map is based on the data of the...

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  • swissTLMRegio Transportation road network

    Geography, Mobility and Transport

    The topic Transportation contains different features connected with traffic (road, railway, airports, car-ferry, ...). It consists of 12 feature classes and 3 tables. The lines and...

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  • swissTLM3D Forest

    Geography, Territory and environment

    swissTLM3D Forest contains the forested areas of Switzerland and the Principality of Liechtenstein. It is part of the dataset swissTLM3D. With a high accuracy and the incorporation...

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