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Feature Statistic Curacao

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
1A.ADMDadministrative divisionan administrative division of a country, undifferentiated as to administrative level
1A.PCLIXsection of independent political entity
2 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
54H.COVEcove(s)a small coastal indentation, smaller than a bay
17H.BAYbaya coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf
9H.STMIintermittent stream
8H.LGNlagoona shallow coastal waterbody, completely or partly separated from a larger body of water by a barrier island, coral reef or other depositional feature
4H.MFGNsalt evaporation pondsdiked salt ponds used in the production of solar evaporated salt
2H.CHNchannelthe deepest part of a stream, bay, lagoon, or strait, through which the main current flows
2H.INLTinleta narrow waterway extending into the land, or connecting a bay or lagoon with a larger body of water
1H.LKlakea large inland body of standing water
1H.HBRharbor(s)a haven or space of deep water so sheltered by the adjacent land as to afford a safe anchorage for ships
98 Total for H
Area Features (parks,area, ...)
4L.PRTporta place provided with terminal and transfer facilities for loading and discharging waterborne cargo or passengers, usually located in a harbor
3L.LCTYlocalitya minor area or place of unspecified or mixed character and indefinite boundaries
1L.AREAareaa tract of land without homogeneous character or boundaries
1L.AMUSamusement parkAmusement Park are theme parks, adventure parks offering entertainment, similar to funfairs but with a fix location
1L.SALTsalt areaa shallow basin or flat where salt accumulates after periodic inundation
10 Total for L
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
46P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
32P.PPLXsection of populated place
17P.PPLLpopulated localityan area similar to a locality but with a small group of dwellings or other buildings
1P.PPLCcapital of a political entity
96 Total for P
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
78S.ESTestate(s)a large commercialized agricultural landholding with associated buildings and other facilities
68S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
48S.HSECcountry housea large house, mansion, or chateau, on a large estate
4S.FTforta defensive structure or earthworks
2S.RECGgolf coursea recreation field where golf is played
2S.BDGbridgea structure erected across an obstacle such as a stream, road, etc., in order to carry roads, railroads, and pedestrians across
2S.MALLmallA large, often enclosed shopping complex containing various stores, businesses, and restaurants usually accessible by common passageways.
1S.SCHschoolbuilding(s) where instruction in one or more branches of knowledge takes place
1S.AIRPairporta place where aircraft regularly land and take off, with runways, navigational aids, and major facilities for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
1S.CSNOcasinoa building used for entertainment, especially gambling
1S.GHSEguest housea house used to provide lodging for paying guests
1S.OILTtank farma tract of land occupied by large, cylindrical, metal tanks in which oil or liquid petrochemicals are stored
1S.PIERpiera structure built out into navigable water on piles providing berthing for ships and recreation
1S.STDMstadiuma structure with an enclosure for athletic games with tiers of seats for spectators
211 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
35T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
12T.PTpointa tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape
8T.MTmountainan elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
8T.ISLislanda tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
4T.BCHbeacha shore zone of coarse unconsolidated sediment that extends from the low-water line to the highest reach of storm waves
2T.PENpeninsulaan elongate area of land projecting into a body of water and nearly surrounded by water
2T.CAPEcapea land area, more prominent than a point, projecting into the sea and marking a notable change in coastal direction
1T.ISLTland-tied islanda coastal island connected to the mainland by barrier beaches, levees or dikes
72 Total for T
Undersea Features (undersea)
7U.RFUreefa surface-navigation hazard composed of consolidated material
7 Total for U
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