MAPdataWorld Layers

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The following is a list of the data layers included in the MAPdataWorld dataset. Note: Not all layers may be present for all areas.

Boundary (Area) Layers

  • Administrative regions - national boundaries*
  • Oceans - oceans of the world
  • Lakes - permanent, impermanent and salt lakes, etc.

Linear Layers

  • Hydrography/drainage - water lines such as rivers and canals etc.
  • Roads - major road networks in a fully topological form
  • Railways - main rail lines
  • Administrative Lines - international, state and disputed boundaries
  • Coastlines - world coastal boundaries
  • Grid - latitude and longitude grid of the world in preset intervals

Point Layers

  • Cities and towns - capital cities, and five other municipal classes based on population
  • Symbolized points (individual layers)
    • airports - major airports worldwide
    • mountains - major peaks worldwide
    • lighthouses, mountain passes, ocean depths and other points of interest

Raster Layers

  • Contours - Height ranges shown in different colours.
  • Hillshading - Hillshading that, when combined with contours, shows effectively height changes of the land.

Extras

  • Pre-labeled text layers for each of the following at appropriate zoom levels:
    • Capital cities
    • Other cities
    • Countries
    • Major land features
    • Oceans
    • States & provinces
    • Water features
    • Other text

* This data set is circa 2008 and as such the international political boundaries contained in this data set may not necessarily reflect the current world state.

 
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