Delorme Launches US & Worldwide Digital Base Maps



World Base Map
World Base Map
US geospatial and mapping specialist DeLorme, today announced its entry into the worldwide digital map data market. DeLorme World Base Map at 1:250,000 scale, and DeLorme North America Data Sets - including a routable street and trail network of the US – are now available for use within third-party GIS and OEM applications.

"DeLorme street and topographic map data has been enjoyed by millions of satisfied DeLorme software and atlas customers, and now that same data is available for third-parties", said DeLorme President Dave Eshelman.

US Data Sets
US Data Sets
The DeLorme North America Data Sets provide a routable US highway, street, back road, and trail network. Detail also includes land cover, drainage and open water, plus places of interest. It is compiled from a variety of sources and includes a digital elevation model to provide topographic detail and contours. The data has a positional accuracy of +/- 5 meters CE in areas where the majority of the US population resides. Street-level detail is also available from DeLorme for Canada and Mexico.

DeLorme World Base Map data provides a seamless 1:250,000 view of the earth, combining accurate object placement and projection with a unique topographic visualization, complete with a digital elevation model for the entire earth. This data set offers a consistent level of detail and reliable horizontal accuracy of +/- 50 meters for all features worldwide.


Tuesday, July 7th 2009


Nav & Telematics | Sport and Outdoor | Location Based Services | Tech & Innovation | Market Data | Finance & Legal | People and Jobs | Voices of the industry | Press Releases