Natural Earth

Natural Earth is a public domain map dataset available at 1:10m, 1:50m, and 1:110 million scales. Featuring tightly integrated vector and raster data, with Natural Earth you can make a variety of visually pleasing, well-crafted maps with cartography or GIS software.

Natural Earth was built through a collaboration of many volunteers and is supported by NACIS (North American Cartographic Information Society), and is free for use in any type of project (see our Terms of Use page for more information).


Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Author Natrual Earth
Last Updated August 9, 2017, 12:00 (UTC)
Created September 29, 2015, 14:24 (UTC)
Status onGoing
Usage Contraints See:
Region World
Classification unclassified
Custodian Natural Earth
Contact VU Geoplaza
Contact Email
Temporal extent
Bbox-east-long 180.0
Bbox-west-long -180.0
Bbox-north-lat 90.0
Bbox-south-lat -90.0
Spatial reference system EPSG:4326