This data category requires a high level national map. To satisfy this category, the following minimum criteria must be met:

  • Scale of 1:250,000 (1 cm = 2.5km).
  • Markings of national roads
  • National borders
  • Marking of streams, rivers, lakes, mountains.
  • Updated at least once a year.

Data Location


Iran National Cartographic Centre ( seemed to be down when we tried to access it.

The map section of the National Geoscience Database of Iran ( is under construction. While the map here ( is not up to scale, and doesn't show roads or administrative boundaries.

Reviewer comments

The site is still under construction so still unsure

Data Availability

  • ? Openly licensed
  • ? Is the data available for free
  • ? Is the data machine readable
  • ? Available in bulk
  • ? Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis
  • ? Is data in digital form
  • ? Publicly available
  • ? Does the data exist
  • ? Is the data available online
  • Yes
  • No
  • Unsure
  • No data


Date the data became available   Unknown
Format of data   Unknown
Reviewer   Gil Zaretzer
Submitters   Tarek Amr
Last modified   Wed Sep 16 2015 05:07:10 GMT+0000 (UTC)