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Title: "ESRI: Global Digital Elevation Model (ETOPO2)" (2004)
 
Description: Global Digital Elevation Model (ETOPO2) represents gridded (2 minute by 2 minute) elevation and bathymetry for the world. These data were derived from the National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC) ETOPO2 Global 2' Elevations data set from September 2001. The VALUE attribute represents the elevation in meters. Global Digital Elevation Model (ETOPO2) provides a base map layer displaying global elevation information for geographic analysis on global, regional, and national scales.
 
Keywords and Themes: Bathymetry, Elevation, Map Scan Images, Oceans
 
Filename Prefix: etopo2
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Mapped Drive Folder: /esri2004/images/world/elevation
Total size of data files: 103.146 MB
 
Data Type: ESRI Grid
Feature Type: raster digital data
Coordinate System: GCS_WGS_1984
Datum: D_WGS_1984Map Units: Decimal degrees

Spatial Extent: World
Source Scale: 1:14,000,000

Created by: National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC)
Released by: ESRI; ESRI International Distributors
Content Date: 0
Published Date: 20040301

Collection Name: ESRI® Data & Maps 2004
Physical Location: Reference GIS Data Cabinet
Call Number: G70.212 .E77 2004
Acquired Date: 20040630
Distribution Restrictions: http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/gis/esridm/2004/help/rdstrght.htm

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Record ID: 2373_edm04