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Data Layer GraphicTitle: "U.S. National Transportation Atlas Interstate Highways" (2006)
Description: U.S. National Transportation Atlas Interstate Highways represents rural and urban interstate highways. U.S. National Transportation Atlas Interstate Highways is part of the National Highway Planning Network, published by the Federal Highway Administration as part of the National Transportation Atlas Databases for the United States. U.S. National Transportation Atlas Interstate Highways provides a comprehensive database of interstate highways from the nation's principal arterial highway system and the National Highway System. The data is generalized to improve draw performance and be used effectively at a national level.
Keywords and Themes: Arteries, Express Highways, Highways, Transportation, Urban Areas
Filename Prefix: intrstat.sdc
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Mapped Drive Folder: /esri2006/data_maps/usa/trans/
Total size of data files: 0.7 MB
Data Type: ESRI SDC data set
Feature Type: Polyline
Coordinate System: GCS_North_American_1983
Datum: North American Datum of 1983Map Units: Decimal degrees

Spatial Extent: United States
Source Scale: 1:250,000
Scale Note: Largest scale when displaying the data: 1:250,000.

Created by: Bureau of Transportation Statistics
Released by: ESRI; ESRI International Distributors
Content Date: varies
Published Date: 20061001

Collection Name: ESRI® Data & Maps 2006
Physical Location: Reference GIS Data Cabinet
Call Number: G70.212 .E77 2006
Acquired Date: 20061122
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Record ID: 2857_edm06