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Swiss Map Raster 1000

Swiss Map Raster products encompass the entire range of digital national maps in raster format. The data is directly derived from digitally produced map bases and is georeferenced.


National mapping in digital raster format 1:1'000'000

Swiss Map Raster are a conversion of the map image into a digital form with no direct bearing on the individual map elements.

Swiss Map Raster pixel maps are ideal for finding background information for a broad variety of screen applications, web and mobile applications and services, as well as for geographic information systems. They can also be used as basic maps for a variety of purposes (digital printing, plots, offset printing, etc.).

Swiss Map Raster products are available free of charge as colour and greyscale combination. For bitmap files, which are available as single thematic layers, please send your orders to who will make an offer for the costs of the provision of the data. To facilitate the order, please specify the area of interest (rectangle in Swiss coordinates, municipality, etc.) and the format.

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Technical details

Specifications for free download:

Format: Cloud Optimized GeoTIFF (COG), LZW compression

Coordinate system: CH1903+/MN95

Product variants:

  • Greyscale combination with shading (KGREL)
  • Colour combination with hypsometry (KHYP)
  • Colour combination without shading (KOMB)
  • Colour combination with shading (KREL)

File sizes:

  • KGREL: 170 MB
  • KHYP: 375 MB
  • KOMB: 14 MB
  • KREL: 352 MB

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Sample data

Sample data SMR1000

  • EE Thematic layers
  • KGREL Greyscale combination with shading
  • KHYP Colour combination with hypsometry
  • KOMB Colour combination without shading
  • KREL Colour combination with shading

Swiss Map Raster 1000 - Access to geodata

Edition: 2022

Access to geodata

Swiss Map Raster 1000

Edition: 2019

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3084 Wabern
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Federal Office of Topography swisstopo

Seftigenstrasse 264
P.O. Box
3084 Wabern

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