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Feature Statistic Estonia

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
4.706A.ADM3third-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a second-order administrative division
167A.ADM2Hhistorical second-order administrative divisiona former second-order administrative division
79A.ADM2second-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a first-order administrative division
71A.ADM3Hhistorical third-order administrative divisiona former third-order administrative division
15A.ADM1first-order administrative divisiona primary administrative division of a country, such as a state in the United States
1A.PCLIindependent political entity
5.039 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
302H.STMstreama body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land
243H.LKlakea large inland body of standing water
71H.BAYbaya coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf
48H.SWMPswampa wetland dominated by tree vegetation
47H.BOGbog(s)a wetland characterized by peat forming sphagnum moss, sedge, and other acid-water plants
42H.MRSHmarsh(es)a wetland dominated by grass-like vegetation
35H.HBRharbor(s)a haven or space of deep water so sheltered by the adjacent land as to afford a safe anchorage for ships
25H.SHOLshoal(s)a surface-navigation hazard composed of unconsolidated material
19H.STMCcanalized streama stream that has been substantially ditched, diked, or straightened
11H.LKSlakeslarge inland bodies of standing water
9H.STRTstraita relatively narrow waterway, usually narrower and less extensive than a sound, connecting two larger bodies of water
4H.CNLcanalan artificial watercourse
4H.RSVreservoir(s)an artificial pond or lake
3H.RFreef(s)a surface-navigation hazard composed of consolidated material
3H.RDSTroadsteadan open anchorage affording less protection than a harbor
2H.COVEcove(s)a small coastal indentation, smaller than a bay
2H.DCKdock(s)a waterway between two piers, or cut into the land for the berthing of ships
1H.SDsounda long arm of the sea forming a channel between the mainland and an island or islands; or connecting two larger bodies of water
1H.BAYSbayscoastal indentations between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf
872 Total for H
Area Features (parks,area, ...)
1.055L.LCTYlocalitya minor area or place of unspecified or mixed character and indefinite boundaries
12L.PRKparkan area, often of forested land, maintained as a place of beauty, or for recreation
10L.PRTporta place provided with terminal and transfer facilities for loading and discharging waterborne cargo or passengers, usually located in a harbor
8L.RESNnature reservean area reserved for the maintenance of a natural habitat
3L.RGNregionan area distinguished by one or more observable physical or cultural characteristics
1L.CLGclearingan area in a forest with trees removed
1.089 Total for L
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
6.802P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
166P.PPLXsection of populated place
59P.PPLA2seat of a second-order administrative division
14P.PPLAseat of a first-order administrative divisionseat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
11P.PPLLpopulated localityan area similar to a locality but with a small group of dwellings or other buildings
3P.PPLA3seat of a third-order administrative division
1P.PPLCcapital of a political entity
1P.PPLFfarm villagea populated place where the population is largely engaged in agricultural activities
1P.PPLQabandoned populated place
7.058 Total for P
Road / Railroad Features (road, railroad )
1R.RYDrailroad yarda system of tracks used for the making up of trains, and switching and storing freight cars
1 Total for R
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
167S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
159S.FRMfarma tract of land with associated buildings devoted to agriculture
101S.RSTNrailroad stationa facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading train passengers and freight
91S.RSTPrailroad stopa place lacking station facilities where trains stop to pick up and unload passengers and freight
36S.RSTNQabandoned railroad station
23S.LTHSElighthousea distinctive structure exhibiting a major navigation light
21S.AIRFairfielda place on land where aircraft land and take off; no facilities provided for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
12S.CHchurcha building for public Christian worship
10S.TOWRtowera high conspicuous structure, typically much higher than its diameter
8S.AIRPairporta place where aircraft regularly land and take off, with runways, navigational aids, and major facilities for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
8S.BDGbridgea structure erected across an obstacle such as a stream, road, etc., in order to carry roads, railroads, and pedestrians across
6S.MALLmallA large, often enclosed shopping complex containing various stores, businesses, and restaurants usually accessible by common passageways.
6S.BCNbeacona fixed artificial navigation mark
5S.PSpower stationa facility for generating electric power
4S.AIRQabandoned airfield
3S.STDMstadiuma structure with an enclosure for athletic games with tiers of seats for spectators
2S.RSTPQabandoned railroad stop
2S.MKTmarketa place where goods are bought and sold at regular intervals
2S.SQRsquarea broad, open, public area near the center of a town or city
2S.UNIVuniversityAn institution for higher learning with teaching and research facilities constituting a graduate school and professional schools that award master's degrees and doctorates and an undergraduate division that awards bachelor's degrees.
2S.AIRHheliporta place where helicopters land and take off
2S.PIERpiera structure built out into navigable water on piles providing berthing for ships and recreation
2S.SCHschoolbuilding(s) where instruction in one or more branches of knowledge takes place
2S.BUSTNbus stationa facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading passengers
1S.MSTYmonasterya building and grounds where a community of monks lives in seclusion
1S.ATHFathletic fielda tract of land used for playing team sports, and athletic track and field events
1S.BLDGbuilding(s)a structure built for permanent use, as a house, factory, etc.
1S.CMPcamp(s)a site occupied by tents, huts, or other shelters for temporary use
1S.CSTLcastlea large fortified building or set of buildings
1S.ESTestate(s)a large commercialized agricultural landholding with associated buildings and other facilities
1S.FTforta defensive structure or earthworks
1S.FYferrya boat or other floating conveyance and terminal facilities regularly used to transport people and vehicles across a waterbody
1S.GHSEguest housea house used to provide lodging for paying guests
1S.HSEhouse(s)a building used as a human habitation
1S.LIBRlibraryA place in which information resources such as books are kept for reading, reference, or lending.
1S.MOLEmolea massive structure of masonry or large stones serving as a pier or breakwater
1S.OBSobservatorya facility equipped for observation of atmospheric or space phenomena
1S.RESTrestaurantA place where meals are served to the public
1S.RNCHranch(es)a large farm specializing in extensive grazing of livestock
1S.RUINruin(s)a destroyed or decayed structure which is no longer functional
1S.SPAspaa resort area usually developed around a medicinal spring
1S.THTRtheatera building or outdoor area used for live theatrical presentations, concerts, opera or dance productions, cinema, and/or other stage productions
695 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
131T.ISLislanda tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
87T.PTpointa tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape
38T.PENpeninsulaan elongate area of land projecting into a body of water and nearly surrounded by water
20T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
17T.CAPEcapea land area, more prominent than a point, projecting into the sea and marking a notable change in coastal direction
8T.SPITspita narrow, straight or curved continuation of a beach into a waterbody
6T.CLFcliff(s)a high, steep to perpendicular slope overlooking a waterbody or lower area
4T.BCHbeacha shore zone of coarse unconsolidated sediment that extends from the low-water line to the highest reach of storm waves
4T.RKrocka conspicuous, isolated rocky mass
3T.ISLSislandstracts of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
3T.HLLShillsrounded elevations of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
3T.RKSrocksconspicuous, isolated rocky masses
2T.MTmountainan elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
1T.TRRterracea long, narrow alluvial platform bounded by steeper slopes above and below, usually overlooking a waterbody
1T.HDLDheadlanda high projection of land extending into a large body of water beyond the line of the coast
1T.UPLDuplandan extensive interior region of high land with low to moderate surface relief
329 Total for T
Vegetation Features (forest,heath,...)
1V.TREEtree(s)a conspicuous tree used as a landmark
1 Total for V

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