Find Geospatial Raster Data
Get geospatial raster data over the Internet by downloading it or by accessing the Web Map Service (WMS) database.
Find and download geospatial raster data using resources such as the ones in these tables. For information about supported file formats, see Supported Geospatial File Formats for Import and Export.
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|Resource||Provider||Examples of Products and Data Sets|
US Geological Survey (USGS)
DTED, GMTED2010, GTOPO30
|The National Map Download Application|
US General Services Administration
DTED, 3DEP, GMTED2010
|ETOPO Global Relief Model|
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI)
ETOPO 2022 (use GeoTIFF format)
|The Global Land One-km Base Elevation Project|
NOAA and NCEI
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Smith and Sandwell
Land Cover Classification
Use Web Map Service Data
Mapping Toolbox includes a built-in database of prequalified Web Map Service (WMS)
servers and layers. Search the WMS database for layers using the
wmsfind function. Read layers from the database using the