NEW 1 July New High Asia tiles, covering some very large SRTM no-data areas north east of the Karakoram. The DEM of the world is now complete down to 7000m.

Panoramas Downloadable computer drawn panoramas from viewpoints. More than 100 panoramas from selected viewpoints can be downloaded from here.

Digital Elevation Models These are concentrated in mountain areas. They are based on NASA's 3" SRTM data but with most SRTM no-data areas fixed by incorporating data from other accurate sources. More information about DEM's and SRTM

Relative Height Lists Lists of mountain summits ranked by relative height.

Other Products Digital Raster mapping and Gazeteers.

Technical Information Technical Information about panoramas.

Gallery Panorama samples alongside photographs from the same viewpoints.

Topography Project to complete NASA's worldwide 3" digital elevation model.

Wrong Elevations A list of mountains whose elevations are frequently wrongly given by internet and other sources.

High Road Passes Where is the world's highest motorable road pass? A discussion.

Virtual Earth Reviews Some comments about Google Earth, NASA World Wind and ASTER Digital Elevation Data.

Virtual Earth Screenshot Comparisons.

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