Digital national maps of Switzerland in raster format are derived directly from map bases and are georeferenced. Available in scales of 1:10,000 – 1:1 million. Swiss Map Raster are a conversion of the map image into a digital form with no direct bearing on the individual map elements.The information is structured only in colour layers.
Swiss Map Raster pixel maps are ideal for finding background information for a broad variety of screen applications, web and mobile applications and services, as well as for geographic information systems. They can also be used as basic maps for a variety of purposes (digital printing, plots, offset printing, etc.).