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Technical details

Coordinate systems: LV95 (LV03 on request).

Ground resolution: 0.1 m, 0.25 m (depending on the area, resampled to 25 cm), 0.5 m and 2 m.

In addition, SWISSIMAGE is freely available throughout Switzerland with a resolution of 25 m.

Standard deviation for the precision in position: +/- 0.15 m for the ground sample distance of 0.1 m.

Data format: RGB TIFF (3 x 8 bit) with TFW (World File)-georeference

From the acquisition year 2018 onwards, the center of the 20 biggest Swiss lakes comes from RapidEye satellite images from 2016 to 2018. The correct copyrights statement is “Includes material © (2016-2018) Planet. All rights reserved”

Coordinate system: LV03

Ground resolution: 0.5 m

Standard deviation for the precision in position: +/- 0.5 m.

Data format: RGB TIFF (3 x 8 bit) with TFW (World File)-georeference

Coordinate systems:  LV03 from 2005 to 2007, LV95 since 2008

Ground resolution: 0.25 m or 0.5 m (depending on the area)

Standard deviation for the precision in position: +/- 0.25 m for the ground sample distance of 0.25 m (in hilly terrain +/- 3-5 m).

Data format: RGB TIFF (3 x 8 bit) with TFW (World File)-georeference.

Documents

Publications concerning SWISSIMAGE are available only in German and French. Please select your preferred language in the navigation bar, to access the desired document.

Sample data

The sample data show their type and format. They are free of charge and can be used for test purposes only. It is not allowed to include them in a product.