swissSURFACE3D Raster monodirectional hillshade

The hillshade is derived from the digital elevation model swissSURFACE3D Raster. It illustrates the surface relief of Switzerland and the Principality of Liechtenstein. A hillshade is derived from the elevation model by calculating the exposure of the surface to sunlight at a certain or several angles. The monodirectional swissSURFACE3D Raster hillshade is generated using a northwestern sun position as light source.

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Additional information

Identifier
ac330de2-572c-4602-acbc-ca4ba80e9d69@bundesamt-fur-landestopografie-swisstopo
Title for URL of the dataset
swisssurface3d-raster-reliefschattierung-monodirektional
Schedule the publication of the dataset
Issued date
October 28, 2020
Modification date
-
Update interval
Annual
Temporal coverage
-
Name
Bundesamt für Landestopografie
Contact points
geodata@swisstopo.ch
Languages
  • English
  • German
  • French
  • Italian
Url
https://www.swisstopo.admin.ch/de/geodata/height/surface3d-raster.html
Relations
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Terms of use
NonCommercialAllowed-CommercialAllowed-ReferenceRequired
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