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Feature Statistic Antigua and Barbuda

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
8A.ADM1first-order administrative divisiona primary administrative division of a country, such as a state in the United States
1A.PCLIindependent political entity
9 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
83H.BAYbaya coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf
30H.COVEcove(s)a small coastal indentation, smaller than a bay
22H.SHOLshoal(s)a surface-navigation hazard composed of unconsolidated material
13H.CHNchannelthe deepest part of a stream, bay, lagoon, or strait, through which the main current flows
10H.RFreef(s)a surface-navigation hazard composed of consolidated material
6H.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
6H.INLTinleta narrow waterway extending into the land, or connecting a bay or lagoon with a larger body of water
4H.BNKbank(s)an elevation, typically located on a shelf, over which the depth of water is relatively shallow but sufficient for most surface navigation
3H.CHNMmarine channelthat part of a body of water deep enough for navigation through an area otherwise not suitable
3H.PNDNsalt ponda small standing body of salt water often in a marsh or swamp, usually along a seacoast
3H.PNDponda small standing waterbody
3H.LGNlagoona shallow coastal waterbody, completely or partly separated from a larger body of water by a barrier island, coral reef or other depositional feature
2H.STMXsection of stream
2H.RSVreservoir(s)an artificial pond or lake
1H.BGHTbight(s)an open body of water forming a slight recession in a coastline
1H.WLLQabandoned well
1H.HBRharbor(s)a haven or space of deep water so sheltered by the adjacent land as to afford a safe anchorage for ships
1H.PNDIintermittent pond
1H.RDSTroadsteadan open anchorage affording less protection than a harbor
1H.ESTYestuarya funnel-shaped stream mouth or embayment where fresh water mixes with sea water under tidal influences
1H.STMstreama body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land
1H.SWMPswampa wetland dominated by tree vegetation
198 Total for H
Area Features (parks,area, ...)
21L.LCTYlocalitya minor area or place of unspecified or mixed character and indefinite boundaries
1L.AREAareaa tract of land without homogeneous character or boundaries
1L.PRKparkan area, often of forested land, maintained as a place of beauty, or for recreation
1L.PRTporta place provided with terminal and transfer facilities for loading and discharging waterborne cargo or passengers, usually located in a harbor
24 Total for L
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
126P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
36P.PPLLpopulated localityan area similar to a locality but with a small group of dwellings or other buildings
13P.PPLXsection of populated place
5P.PPLAseat of a first-order administrative divisionseat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
1P.PPLCcapital of a political entity
181 Total for P
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
66S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
15S.FTforta defensive structure or earthworks
12S.DAMdama barrier constructed across a stream to impound water
4S.RUINruin(s)a destroyed or decayed structure which is no longer functional
3S.PIERpiera structure built out into navigable water on piles providing berthing for ships and recreation
3S.CHchurcha building for public Christian worship
2S.LDNGlandinga place where boats receive or discharge passengers and freight, but lacking most port facilities
2S.AIRFairfielda place on land where aircraft land and take off; no facilities provided for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
2S.BDGbridgea structure erected across an obstacle such as a stream, road, etc., in order to carry roads, railroads, and pedestrians across
2S.ESTestate(s)a large commercialized agricultural landholding with associated buildings and other facilities
2S.LTHSElighthousea distinctive structure exhibiting a major navigation light
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.
1S.MFGQabandoned factory
1S.STDMstadiuma structure with an enclosure for athletic games with tiers of seats for spectators
1S.TOWRtowera high conspicuous structure, typically much higher than its diameter
1S.FRMfarma tract of land with associated buildings devoted to agriculture
1S.WHRFwharf(-ves)a structure of open rather than solid construction along a shore or a bank which provides berthing for ships and cargo-handling facilities
1S.BLDOoffice buildingcommercial building where business and/or services are conducted
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.MFGSGsugar refinerya facility for converting raw sugar into refined sugar
1S.OILRoil refinerya facility for converting crude oil into refined petroleum products
1S.PALpalacea large stately house, often a royal or presidential residence
1S.BLDGbuilding(s)a structure built for permanent use, as a house, factory, etc.
1S.PMPWwater pumping stationa facility for pumping water from a major well or through a pipeline
1S.PSpower stationa facility for generating electric power
1S.RESTrestaurantA place where meals are served to the public
1S.ATHFathletic fielda tract of land used for playing team sports, and athletic track and field events
130 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
94T.PTpointa tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape
53T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
37T.ISLislanda tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
10T.MTmountainan elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
9T.RKrocka conspicuous, isolated rocky mass
8T.CLFcliff(s)a high, steep to perpendicular slope overlooking a waterbody or lower area
3T.HLLShillsrounded elevations of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
3T.BCHbeacha shore zone of coarse unconsolidated sediment that extends from the low-water line to the highest reach of storm waves
3T.ISLSislandstracts of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
3T.PENpeninsulaan elongate area of land projecting into a body of water and nearly surrounded by water
2T.VALvalleyan elongated depression usually traversed by a stream
2T.ISLTland-tied islanda coastal island connected to the mainland by barrier beaches, levees or dikes
1T.MTSmountainsa mountain range or a group of mountains or high ridges
1T.RKSrocksconspicuous, isolated rocky masses
1T.SINKsinkholea small crater-shape depression in a karst area
1T.CAPEcapea land area, more prominent than a point, projecting into the sea and marking a notable change in coastal direction
1T.RDGEridge(s)a long narrow elevation with steep sides, and a more or less continuous crest
1T.PLNplain(s)an extensive area of comparatively level to gently undulating land, lacking surface irregularities, and usually adjacent to a higher area
233 Total for T
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