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

127 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • swissTLMRegio Hydrography

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The topic Hydrography contains the different features connected to water. It consists of 6 feature classes and one table. The lines of "FlowingWater" and "StagnantWater" and the...

  • 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...

  • Slope classes over 30 degrees

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Derivate representation of the digital terrain model swissALTI3D and models from France, Italy, Austria and Germany, which allows for the identification of inclinations over 30°....

  • 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...

  • Geological atlas 25 Vector

    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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • swissTLM3D Hydrographical network

    Geography, Mobility and Transport, Territory and environment

    swissTLM3D hydrographical network contains the watercourses and lake contours of Switzerland and the Principality of Liechtenstein. It is part of the dataset swissTLM3D. With a...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Geoid model CHGeo2004 in CH1903

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Swiss geoid model in the version of 2004 (CHGeo2004) in the reference system CH1903. It forms the zero reference surface (approximated mean sea level) for height determination and...

  • 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...