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Digital Shaded-Relief Map of Venezuela
Entry ID: USGS_OFR_2004_1322

Abstract: The Digital Shaded-Relief Map of Venezuela is a composite of more than 20 tiles of 90 meter (3 arc second) pixel resolution elevation data, captured during the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) in February 2000. The SRTM, a joint project between the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), provides the most accurate and ... View entire text
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Description: Shuttle Radar Topography Mission Images.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 12.21   S: 0.6   E: -59.75   W: -73.42

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Christopher P. Garrity, Paul C. Hackley, and Franco Urbani, U.S. Geological Survey
Dataset Title: Digital Shaded-Relief Map of Venezuela
Dataset Series Name: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report
Dataset Release Date: 2004
Dataset Release Place: U.S.
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Version: 1.0
Data Presentation Form: remote sensing image
Online Resource:
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Quality The mission objective is to produce digital topographic map products with <= 20
m absolute horizontal circular accuracy. All accuracies are quoted at the 90%
level, consistent with National Map Accuracy Standards.
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Acknowledgement of the originating agencies would be appreciated in products
derived from these data.
Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
Open File Services Section, Publications Warehouse, Eastern Region, Publications, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 303-202-4200
Phone: 303-202-4210
Fax: 303-202-4188
Email: infoservices at
Contact Address:
USGS Information Services
Open-File Services Section
Box 25286
Federal Center
City: Denver
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80225-0286
Country: USA
Distribution Media: Online
Distribution Size: 79 MB compressed; 214 MB uncompressed
Distribution Format: geoTIFF
Fees: No fees
Phone: 703-648-6426
Fax: 703-648-6419
Email: cgarrity at
Contact Address:
12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, MS 956
City: Reston
Province or State: VA
Postal Code: 20172
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-11-02
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23