Accession Number : ADA118465

Title :   Software for Three Dimensional Topographic Scenes,

Corporate Author : DEFENSE MAPPING AGENCY HYDROGRAPHIC/ TOPOGRAPHIC CENTER WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Honablew,Joseph H ; Schlueter,Joseph J ; Noma,Arthur A

PDF Url : ADA118465

Report Date : Aug 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : The paper discusses the current capability for portraying three dimensional topographic scenes at the Defense Mapping Agency, Hydrographic/Topographic Center and a background of its current usage and potential applications. A number of illustrations of scenes produced using Digital Terrain Elevation Data (DTED) and overlayed Digital Feature Analysis Data (DFAD) will be presented. Planned enhancements will be discussed with illustrations of type of results to be produced. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Computer programs, *Topographic maps, *Three dimensional, Topography, Digital systems, Elevation, Military requirements, Data bases

Subject Categories : Cartography and Aerial Photography
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE