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GEBCO bathymetric grids — new releases

The GEBCO_08 Grid overlain by the 'Source Identifier' Grid
The GEBCO_08 Grid overlain by the 'Source Identifier' Grid. ©

16 December 2009

The General Bathymetric Chart of the Ocean (GEBCO) community aims to provide the most authoritative, publicly-available bathymetry for the world's oceans. BODC maintain and distribute gridded bathymetric data sets on behalf of the GEBCO community. These are

You may opt to download data for a user-defined area or the complete global file(s).

Announcing new releases

GEBCO Software

Free grid display software to allow you to view and access data is also available to download under license. It can be used with the global gridded data files but it will not work with user-defined subsets.


Related BODC pages

More news and events      Order the GEBCO Digital Atlas
Download data from the GEBCO bathymetric grids      GEBCO world map
The GEBCO project at BODC       

Related external links

Official GEBCO project web site      International Hydrographic Organization (IHO)
Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC)      International Bathymetric Chart of the Arctic Ocean (IBCAO)