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

128 datasets found

  • 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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  • 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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  • National Map 1:10'000 (color)

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The 1:10,000 national map is swisstopo’s largest scale topographic map. It stands out for its detailed representation of traffic, settlements, terrain and vegetation as well as its...

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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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  • swissTLM-Map (color)

    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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  • 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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  • swissALTI3D

    Geography, Territory and environment

    swissALTI3D is an extremely precise digital elevation model which describes the surface of Switzerland and the Principality of Liechtenstein without vegetation and development. It...

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  • swissTLMRegio Landcover

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The topic Landcover describes the topographic land cover. It consists of one feature class. The polygons build up a surface network, where gaps and overlays (according to the...

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  • swissTLMRegio

    Agriculture, forestry, Construction and housing, Geography, Mobility and Transport, Territory and environment

    swissTLMRegio is a 2D landscape model, which represents the natural and man-made features of the landscape in vector format. With its high generalisation grade it is a reference...

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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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  • Tectonic Map of Switzerland 1:500000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The Tectonic Map of Switzerland (GK500-Tekto) covers the whole of Switzerland and adjoining parts of neighbouring countries. It shows the large-scale structural and tectonic units...

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  • Geological Map of Switzerland 1:500000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The 1:500,000 Geological Map of Switzerland covers the whole of Switzerland and adjoining parts of neighbouring countries. It gives an overview of the distribution of the uppermost...

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  • VECTOR25 Hydrographic network GWN07

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The layer "Hydrographic network" consists of a directionally oriented line network connected to each other with nodes, and of a table without geometry. Those features which are in...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Aeronautical Chart ICAO Switzerland 1:500'000

    Geography, Mobility and Transport

    The official Aeronautical Chart ICAO 1:500'000 of Switzerland is published in cooperation with skyguide. The chart includes airports and airfields, classified air space, restricted...

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