Metadata - Geospatial

 
Number:
A000062
Category:
Information and Data
IMT Data / Information
IMT Data / Information
Type:
Reference Standard
Version:
1
Effective Date:
2017-02-16
Last Reviewed:
2017-02-16
Status:
Ratified
Scope:
GOA Wide

Description:

The Geospatial Metadata standard is applicable to objects that have an explicit geopgraphic extent.  Such objects may be stored in geographic information systems (GIS) or may be documents, datasets, images or other objects, services, or related items that exist in some other environment.

The ISO 19115 North American Profile, currently used internationally for the collection, management and dissemination of geospatial metadata, is the recognized standard.

Tags: Location standards, Web Mapping, Database Standards, Web Map Service, Geospatial

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