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Feature Statistic Ukraine

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
460A.ADM3third-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a second-order administrative division
381A.ADM2second-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a first-order administrative division
141A.ADMDadministrative divisionan administrative division of a country, undifferentiated as to administrative level
82A.ADM4fourth-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a third-order administrative division
43A.ADM4Hhistorical fourth-order administrative divisiona former fourth-order administrative division
27A.ADM1first-order administrative divisiona primary administrative division of a country, such as a state in the United States
8A.ADM3Hhistorical third-order administrative divisiona former third-order administrative division
2A.ADM2Hhistorical second-order administrative divisiona former second-order administrative division
2A.ADMDHhistorical administrative division a former administrative division of a political entity, undifferentiated as to administrative level
1A.PCLIindependent political entity
1.147 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
1.286H.STMstreama body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land
247H.LKlakea large inland body of standing water
174H.RVNravine(s)a small, narrow, deep, steep-sided stream channel, smaller than a gorge
56H.BAYbaya coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf
55H.RSVreservoir(s)an artificial pond or lake
39H.LKNsalt lakean inland body of salt water with no outlet
37H.CNLcanalan artificial watercourse
22H.ESTYestuarya funnel-shaped stream mouth or embayment where fresh water mixes with sea water under tidal influences
22H.STMIintermittent stream
15H.PNDponda small standing waterbody
15H.SWMPswampa wetland dominated by tree vegetation
13H.CHNchannelthe deepest part of a stream, bay, lagoon, or strait, through which the main current flows
10H.FLLSwaterfall(s)a perpendicular or very steep descent of the water of a stream
9H.SPNGspring(s)a place where ground water flows naturally out of the ground
9H.BNKbank(s)an elevation, typically located on a shelf, over which the depth of water is relatively shallow but sufficient for most surface navigation
8H.GULFgulfa large recess in the coastline, larger than a bay
7H.LGNlagoona shallow coastal waterbody, completely or partly separated from a larger body of water by a barrier island, coral reef or other depositional feature
5H.DTCHditcha small artificial watercourse dug for draining or irrigating the land
5H.STMXsection of stream
4H.HBRharbor(s)a haven or space of deep water so sheltered by the adjacent land as to afford a safe anchorage for ships
4H.STMCcanalized streama stream that has been substantially ditched, diked, or straightened
4H.LKNIintermittent salt lake
3H.RDSTroadsteadan open anchorage affording less protection than a harbor
3H.MRSHmarsh(es)a wetland dominated by grass-like vegetation
3H.RCHreacha straight section of a navigable stream or channel between two bends
2H.INLTinleta narrow waterway extending into the land, or connecting a bay or lagoon with a larger body of water
1H.CHNNnavigation channela buoyed channel of sufficient depth for the safe navigation of vessels
1H.PNDSFfishpondsponds or enclosures in which fish are kept or raised
1H.MFGNsalt evaporation pondsdiked salt ponds used in the production of solar evaporated salt
1H.LKOIintermittent oxbow lake
1H.STMMstream mouth(s)a place where a stream discharges into a lagoon, lake, or the sea
1H.STMSstreamsbodies of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land
1H.STRTstraita relatively narrow waterway, usually narrower and less extensive than a sound, connecting two larger bodies of water
1H.COVEcove(s)a small coastal indentation, smaller than a bay
1H.WLLwella cylindrical hole, pit, or tunnel drilled or dug down to a depth from which water, oil, or gas can be pumped or brought to the surface
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
2.067 Total for H
Area Features (parks,area, ...)
308L.AREAareaa tract of land without homogeneous character or boundaries
49L.RESWwildlife reservea tract of public land reserved for the preservation of wildlife
41L.RESNnature reservean area reserved for the maintenance of a natural habitat
37L.RESreservea tract of public land reserved for future use or restricted as to use
31L.PRTporta place provided with terminal and transfer facilities for loading and discharging waterborne cargo or passengers, usually located in a harbor
24L.LCTYlocalitya minor area or place of unspecified or mixed character and indefinite boundaries
10L.RGNregionan area distinguished by one or more observable physical or cultural characteristics
9L.PRKparkan area, often of forested land, maintained as a place of beauty, or for recreation
4L.RESVreservationa tract of land set aside for aboriginal, tribal, or native populations
2L.CLGclearingan area in a forest with trees removed
2L.RESHhunting reservea tract of land used primarily for hunting
1L.RGNEeconomic regiona region of a country established for economic development or for statistical purposes
1L.RGNHhistorical regiona former historic area distinguished by one or more observable physical or cultural characteristics
1L.SNOWsnowfieldan area of permanent snow and ice forming the accumulation area of a glacier
1L.COLFcoalfielda region in which coal deposits of possible economic value occur
1L.AMUSamusement parkAmusement Park are theme parks, adventure parks offering entertainment, similar to funfairs but with a fix location
522 Total for L
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
31.508P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
515P.PPLXsection of populated place
461P.PPLA2seat of a second-order administrative division
251P.PPLA3seat of a third-order administrative division
155P.PPLQabandoned populated place
27P.PPLHhistorical populated placea populated place that no longer exists
24P.PPLAseat of a first-order administrative divisionseat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
3P.PPLLpopulated localityan area similar to a locality but with a small group of dwellings or other buildings
3P.PPLFfarm villagea populated place where the population is largely engaged in agricultural activities
2P.PPLWdestroyed populated placea village, town or city destroyed by a natural disaster, or by war
1P.PPLCcapital of a political entity
32.959 Total for P
Road / Railroad Features (road, railroad )
218R.RDroadan open way with improved surface for transportation of animals, people and vehicles
8R.RYDrailroad yarda system of tracks used for the making up of trains, and switching and storing freight cars
3R.STstreeta paved urban thoroughfare
3R.RJCTrailroad junctiona place where two or more railroad tracks join
2R.RRrailroada permanent twin steel-rail track on which freight and passenger cars move long distances
1R.RDJCTroad junctiona place where two or more roads join
235 Total for R
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
1.723S.RSTNrailroad stationa facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading train passengers and freight
398S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
299S.RSTPrailroad stopa place lacking station facilities where trains stop to pick up and unload passengers and freight
188S.FRMfarma tract of land with associated buildings devoted to agriculture
92S.AIRPairporta place where aircraft regularly land and take off, with runways, navigational aids, and major facilities for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
89S.RUINruin(s)a destroyed or decayed structure which is no longer functional
73S.PSTBborder posta post or station at an international boundary for the regulation of movement of people and goods
65S.TMPLtemple(s)an edifice dedicated to religious worship
43S.CAVEcave(s)an underground passageway or chamber, or cavity on the side of a cliff
41S.CHchurcha building for public Christian worship
36S.TOWRtowera high conspicuous structure, typically much higher than its diameter
29S.RSDrailroad sidinga short track parallel to and joining the main track
27S.PSpower stationa facility for generating electric power
26S.MNMTmonumenta commemorative structure or statue
17S.LDNGlandinga place where boats receive or discharge passengers and freight, but lacking most port facilities
14S.LTHSElighthousea distinctive structure exhibiting a major navigation light
14S.FTforta defensive structure or earthworks
14S.RSTPQabandoned railroad stop
10S.HSTShistorical sitea place of historical importance
10S.MTROmetro stationmetro station (Underground, Tube, or Metro)
9S.RSGNLrailroad signala signal at the entrance of a particular section of track governing the movement of trains
9S.AIRHheliporta place where helicopters land and take off
7S.PSHhydroelectric power stationa building where electricity is generated from water power
7S.SNTRsanatoriuma facility where victims of physical or mental disorders are treated
7S.MSTYmonasterya building and grounds where a community of monks lives in seclusion
7S.MNQRquarry(-ies)a surface mine where building stone or gravel and sand, etc. are extracted
6S.ANSarchaeological/prehistoric sitea place where archeological remains, old structures, or cultural artifacts are located
5S.RSRTresorta specialized facility for vacation, health, or participation sports activities
5S.HSECcountry housea large house, mansion, or chateau, on a large estate
5S.HSPhospitala building in which sick or injured, especially those confined to bed, are medically treated
4S.MLWNDwindmilla mill or water pump powered by wind
4S.FRMQabandoned farm
4S.MUSmuseuma building where objects of permanent interest in one or more of the arts and sciences are preserved and exhibited
4S.BRKSbarracksa building for lodging military personnel
4S.BDGbridgea structure erected across an obstacle such as a stream, road, etc., in order to carry roads, railroads, and pedestrians across
4S.AIRBairbasean area used to store supplies, provide barracks for air force personnel, hangars and runways for aircraft, and from which operations are initiated
3S.TRAMtramrail vehicle along urban streets (also known as streetcar or trolley)
3S.BLDGbuilding(s)a structure built for permanent use, as a house, factory, etc.
3S.FCLfacilitya building or buildings housing a center, institute, foundation, hospital, prison, mission, courthouse, etc.
3S.GRVEgravea burial site
3S.MSQEmosquea building for public Islamic worship
3S.PSTPpatrol posta post from which patrols are sent out
2S.RSTNQabandoned railroad station
2S.AGRFagricultural facilitya building and/or tract of land used for improving agriculture
2S.BUSTPbus stopa place lacking station facilities
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.TMBtomb(s)a structure for interring bodies
2S.AIRQabandoned airfield
2S.CRRLcorral(s)a pen or enclosure for confining or capturing animals
2S.CMTYcemeterya burial place or ground
1S.SCHschoolbuilding(s) where instruction in one or more branches of knowledge takes place
1S.SHRNshrinea structure or place memorializing a person or religious concept
1S.BCNbeacona fixed artificial navigation mark
1S.SPAspaa resort area usually developed around a medicinal spring
1S.SQRsquarea broad, open, public area near the center of a town or city
1S.STNBscientific research basea scientific facility used as a base from which research is carried out or monitored
1S.AIRFairfielda place on land where aircraft land and take off; no facilities provided for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
1S.MNCUcopper mine(s)a mine where copper ore is extracted
1S.MNmine(s)a site where mineral ores are extracted from the ground by excavating surface pits and subterranean passages
1S.GDNgarden(s)an enclosure for displaying selected plant or animal life
1S.DCKYdockyarda facility for servicing, building, or repairing ships
1S.RLGreligious sitean ancient site of significant religious importance
1S.CTRRreligious centera facility where more than one religious activity is carried out, e.g., retreat, school, monastery, worship
1S.CSTMcustoms housea building in a port where customs and duties are paid, and where vessels are entered and cleared
1S.CMPLlogging campa camp used by loggers
1S.BRKWbreakwatera structure erected to break the force of waves at the entrance to a harbor or port
1S.ZOOzooa zoological garden or park where wild animals are kept for exhibition
1S.MALLmallA large, often enclosed shopping complex containing various stores, businesses, and restaurants usually accessible by common passageways.
3.352 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
362T.MTmountainan elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
87T.ISLislanda tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
65T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
63T.MTSmountainsa mountain range or a group of mountains or high ridges
58T.PTpointa tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape
54T.CAPEcapea land area, more prominent than a point, projecting into the sea and marking a notable change in coastal direction
37T.MNDmound(s)a low, isolated, rounded hill
34T.PASSpassa break in a mountain range or other high obstruction, used for transportation from one side to the other [See also gap]
23T.SPITspita narrow, straight or curved continuation of a beach into a waterbody
18T.PENpeninsulaan elongate area of land projecting into a body of water and nearly surrounded by water
15T.RDGEridge(s)a long narrow elevation with steep sides, and a more or less continuous crest
9T.CLFcliff(s)a high, steep to perpendicular slope overlooking a waterbody or lower area
9T.GRGEgorge(s)a short, narrow, steep-sided section of a stream valley
9T.VALvalleyan elongated depression usually traversed by a stream
8T.PLNplain(s)an extensive area of comparatively level to gently undulating land, lacking surface irregularities, and usually adjacent to a higher area
8T.ISLSislandstracts of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
7T.HLLShillsrounded elevations of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
7T.UPLDuplandan extensive interior region of high land with low to moderate surface relief
4T.PKpeaka pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature
4T.RKrocka conspicuous, isolated rocky mass
3T.RKSrocksconspicuous, isolated rocky masses
2T.CNYNcanyona deep, narrow valley with steep sides cutting into a plateau or mountainous area
1T.ISTHisthmusa narrow strip of land connecting two larger land masses and bordered by water
1T.DPRdepression(s)a low area surrounded by higher land and usually characterized by interior drainage
1T.SANDsand areaa tract of land covered with sand
1T.BARbara shallow ridge or mound of coarse unconsolidated material in a stream channel, at the mouth of a stream, estuary, or lagoon and in the wave-break zone along coasts
1T.VLCvolcanoa conical elevation composed of volcanic materials with a crater at the top
891 Total for T
Vegetation Features (forest,heath,...)
26V.FRSTforest(s)an area dominated by tree vegetation
1V.TREEtree(s)a conspicuous tree used as a landmark
27 Total for V

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