PanMap

Download PanMap to your computer, unpack it and follow the instructions in the readme file.

PanMap software for Windows and for MacOS9

Manual in English and German.

Examples of Maps created with PanMap: Arctic - Cruise - Delta - Data

Important for Macintosh users:

How to install layers on Macintosh

Geographical resources converted to PanMap layer-format

Links to the original data source or reference site are added at the end of each data description.

World Vector Shoreline (WVS)

draft (200 KB) - full resolution (58 MB)
NGDC/NOAA (1993) Global Relief Data on CD-ROM, World Data Center for Marine Geology & Geophysics, Boulder, courtesy Defense Mapping Agency.
http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/fliers/93mgg01.html

GTOPO30

Layers. Elevations in 100 m increments as vector data, calculated from the GTOPO30 data set. United States Geological Survey, EROS data center.
http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/topo/globe.html

General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans (GEBCO)

Data of the 1994 edition are available in four resolutions:
3% (0.5 MB) - 10% (1.7 MB) - 30% (5.6 MB) - full resolution (21 MB)
The 1997 edition is available in full resolution (40 MB)

Source: IOC, IHO, & BODC (1994) GEBCO Digital Atlas, published on behalf of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (of UNESCO) and the International Hydrographic Organization as part of the General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans (GEBCO); British Oceanographic Data Center, Birkenhead.

GEBCO resources are converted to the proprietary PanMap format and can only be used in connection with PanMap! Full licences can be purchased from BODC (http://www.bodc.ac.uk/projects/international/gebco).

International Bathymetric Chart of the Mediterranean (IBCM)

Layers (10 MB).

Source: IOC, IHO, & BODC (1994) GEBCO Digital Atlas, published on behalf of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (of UNESCO) and the International Hydrographic Organization as part of the General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans (GEBCO); British Oceanographic Data Center, Birkenhead.

GEBCO resources are converted to the proprietary PanMap format and can only be used in connection with PanMap! Full licences can be purchased from BODC (http://www.bodc.ac.uk/projects/international/gebco).

International Bathymetric Chart of the Arctic Ocean (IBCAO)

Layers. Jakobsson, M., N.Z. Cherkis, J. Woodward, R. Macnab, and B. Coakley. New grid of Arctic bathymetry aids scientists and mapmakers; EOS, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, vol 81, no 9, February 29, 2000.
http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/bathymetry/arctic

Kara Sea Bathymetry

Layers. Bathymetric data of the Kara Sea between 68 deg and 77 deg North, compiled by the projects QUEEN and SIRRO, World Data Center for Marine Environmental Sciences, Bremen, 2001.

Bathymetry of the Baltic Sea

Layers (500 KB). T. Seifert, B. Kayser, Baltic Sea Research Institute, 18119 Warnemünde, Germany.
http://www.io-warnemuende.de

Bathymetric Chart of the Weddell Sea (BCWS)

Layers (1.5 MB). Schenke, H W, Hinze, H, Dijkstra, S, Hoppmann, B, Niederjasper, F & Schöne, T (1997). The new bathymetric chart of the Weddell Sea: AWI BCWS. In: Jacobs, S & Weiss, R (eds.), Antarctic Research Series. 75, (AGU, Washington D.C.).
http://www.awi.de

Greenland altimetry

Layers (1.6 MB). Ekholm, S. (1996). A full coverage high resolution topographic model of Greenland, computed from a variety of digital elevation data. Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol. 101(B10), p. 21961-21967.

Miscellaneous layers

Data sources:
Digital Chart of the World (DCW), US Defense Mapping Agency (DMA), VMap0, National Imagery and Mapping Agency (NIMA), Relational World Data Base II 1995 (RWDBII), US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)

Raster to vector data conversion with ArcInfo by Körsgen, Kantz & Weinelt GbR, Kiel

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