General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans (GEBCO)

Display data from user-defined data files

GEBCO Digital Atlas — sample images

Versions 2.0 and later of the GDA Software Interface allow you to select to display your own file(s) of point data in the map display area. Up to ten files can be displayed at one time. In addition to position information, the file(s) can include attribute information which can be queried through the menu options or the text displayed in the map display area.

The image below shows the location of volcanoes (shown as red triangles) plotted on the GEBCO bathymetric data sets. The geographic position information is taken from a data point file which has been added by the user. The data file also includes attribute text which is shown in the map display area. Find out more about the latest version of the GDA Software Interface.

Displaying point data from user-defined data file(s)
Displaying point data from user-defined data file(s) ©

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Related GEBCO Digital Atlas pages at BODC

GEBCO Digital Atlas (GDA) introduction      GDA development
Contents      Copyright and attribution
Software interface      Order the GEBCO Digital Atlas
Sample images Data set errata
Data export formats Software Interface updates

Related GEBCO project pages at BODC

GEBCO at BODC      Download data — GEBCO's gridded bathymetric data sets
Project overview GEBCO Grid display software
GEBCO world map  

Related external links

Official GEBCO web site