Open Knowledge

National Map / 2013 10% open

Russian Federation

What data is expected?

This data category requires a high level national map. To satisfy this category, the following minimum criteria must be met:

  • Scale of 1:250,000 (1 cm = 2.5km).
  • Markings of national roads
  • National borders
  • Marking of streams, rivers, lakes, mountains.
  • Updated at least once a year.

What data is available

  •   Openly licensed? No (No URL given)
  •   Is the data available for free? No
  •   Is the data machine readable? No (n/a)
  •   Available in bulk? No
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? No
  •   Publicly available? No
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? No (No URL given)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


The link above: is a map of cadaster (non-open license) It has NOTHING to do with the National Map (High level map at a scale of 1:250,000 or better (1cm = 2.5km)). Current description completely misrepresent the situation, while mapping data continues to be totally unavailable even for governmental organizations themselves, let alone free.



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