Accession Number : ADA132249

Title :   Automated Standard Nautical Chart Production.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

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

Personal Author(s) : Strewig,Larry ; Ruys,Joseph P ; Schneier,Jan S

PDF Url : ADA132249

Report Date : 15 Jul 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : In September of 1982, the Defense Mapping Agency Hydrographic/Topographic Center printed and released to the public a Standard Nautical Chart which was compiled, symbolized, and color separated using computer technology. The production of this chart involved several different computer driven mapping systems, as well as a unique mix of cartographers and computer specialists. This report describes the methodology, techniques, and computer systems used to produce the chart. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Navigation charts, Oceans, Production, Computer applications, Data processing, Printing

Subject Categories : Cartography and Aerial Photography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE