OneGeology dataset information page

Short Description

One Geology map of the World

Statement: Datawarehouse to create a digital geological map of the world

Abstract: OneGeology's aim is to create dynamic digital geological map data for the world. It is an international initiative of the geological surveys of the world who are working together to achieve this ambitious and exciting venture. Please follow the links in this section to find out more about OneGeology, what it is, why we are doing it and how such a big initiative can be achieved.

Data format

Data type: Substrates
Data origin: Modeled
Data format: Shapefile, KML
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Data Coverage

Spatial data coverage: Global
Temporal data coverage: Time averaged
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  • Cite: 'Reproduced with the permission of the OneGeology Secretariat & registered Participants. All rights Reserved'