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Feature Statistic Armenia

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
28A.ADMDadministrative divisionan administrative division of a country, undifferentiated as to administrative level
28A.ADM1Hhistorical first-order administrative divisiona former first-order administrative division
11A.ADM1first-order administrative divisiona primary administrative division of a country, such as a state in the United States
10A.ADM2second-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a first-order administrative division
1A.ADM3third-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a second-order administrative division
1A.PCLIindependent political entity
79 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
2.840H.SPNGspring(s)a place where ground water flows naturally out of the ground
913H.STMstreama body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land
335H.LKlakea large inland body of standing water
122H.CNLcanalan artificial watercourse
79H.PNDponda small standing waterbody
46H.BOGbog(s)a wetland characterized by peat forming sphagnum moss, sedge, and other acid-water plants
43H.FLLSwaterfall(s)a perpendicular or very steep descent of the water of a stream
22H.RSVreservoir(s)an artificial pond or lake
8H.STMIintermittent stream
6H.CNLAaqueducta conduit used to carry water
4H.SHOLshoal(s)a surface-navigation hazard composed of unconsolidated material
2H.BAYbaya coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf
1H.STMXsection of stream
1H.CNLSBunderground irrigation canal(s)a gently inclined underground tunnel bringing water for irrigation from aquifers
4.422 Total for H
Area Features (parks,area, ...)
12.565L.FLDfield(s)an open as opposed to wooded area
658L.GRAZgrazing areaan area of grasses and shrubs used for grazing
63L.PRKparkan area, often of forested land, maintained as a place of beauty, or for recreation
7L.AREAareaa tract of land without homogeneous character or boundaries
3L.RESNnature reservean area reserved for the maintenance of a natural habitat
1L.RESFforest reservea forested area set aside for preservation or controlled use
1L.RGNregionan area distinguished by one or more observable physical or cultural characteristics
1L.SALTsalt areaa shallow basin or flat where salt accumulates after periodic inundation
1L.MILBmilitary basea place used by an army or other armed service for storing arms and supplies, and for accommodating and training troops, a base from which operations can be initiated
13.300 Total for L
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
3.246P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
54P.PPLXsection of populated place
10P.PPLAseat of a first-order administrative divisionseat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
9P.PPLQabandoned populated place
3P.PPLWdestroyed populated placea village, town or city destroyed by a natural disaster, or by war
1P.PPLCcapital of a political entity
3.323 Total for P
Road / Railroad Features (road, railroad )
120R.RDroadan open way with improved surface for transportation of animals, people and vehicles
120 Total for R
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
1.644S.CHchurcha building for public Christian worship
1.008S.MNMTmonumenta commemorative structure or statue
882S.GDNgarden(s)an enclosure for displaying selected plant or animal life
765S.CMTYcemeterya burial place or ground
347S.CAVEcave(s)an underground passageway or chamber, or cavity on the side of a cliff
325S.HSTShistorical sitea place of historical importance
196S.BDGbridgea structure erected across an obstacle such as a stream, road, etc., in order to carry roads, railroads, and pedestrians across
162S.MNmine(s)a site where mineral ores are extracted from the ground by excavating surface pits and subterranean passages
145S.MSTYmonasterya building and grounds where a community of monks lives in seclusion
108S.ANSarchaeological/prehistoric sitea place where archeological remains, old structures, or cultural artifacts are located
98S.MLmill(s)a building housing machines for transforming, shaping, finishing, grinding, or extracting products
73S.RUINruin(s)a destroyed or decayed structure which is no longer functional
57S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
40S.RSTNrailroad stationa facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading train passengers and freight
38S.PSpower stationa facility for generating electric power
26S.DAMdama barrier constructed across a stream to impound water
17S.MUSmuseuma building where objects of permanent interest in one or more of the arts and sciences are preserved and exhibited
14S.TOWRtowera high conspicuous structure, typically much higher than its diameter
8S.MSQEmosquea building for public Islamic worship
6S.CMPcamp(s)a site occupied by tents, huts, or other shelters for temporary use
5S.OILWoil wella well from which oil may be pumped
5S.AIRQabandoned airfield
5S.AIRFairfielda place on land where aircraft land and take off; no facilities provided for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
4S.FRMfarma tract of land with associated buildings devoted to agriculture
3S.AIRPairporta place where aircraft regularly land and take off, with runways, navigational aids, and major facilities for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
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.HUThuta small primitive house
1S.RSDrailroad sidinga short track parallel to and joining the main track
1S.MFGfactoryone or more buildings where goods are manufactured, processed or fabricated
1S.MFGQabandoned factory
1S.OBSobservatorya facility equipped for observation of atmospheric or space phenomena
1S.PSHhydroelectric power stationa building where electricity is generated from water power
1S.RSRTresorta specialized facility for vacation, health, or participation sports activities
1S.RSTNQabandoned railroad station
1S.RSTPrailroad stopa place lacking station facilities where trains stop to pick up and unload passengers and freight
1S.SCHschoolbuilding(s) where instruction in one or more branches of knowledge takes place
5.994 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
1.720T.MTmountainan elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
1.423T.CNYNcanyona deep, narrow valley with steep sides cutting into a plateau or mountainous area
645T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
317T.RKrocka conspicuous, isolated rocky mass
155T.MTSmountainsa mountain range or a group of mountains or high ridges
16T.PASSpassa break in a mountain range or other high obstruction, used for transportation from one side to the other [See also gap]
8T.PKpeaka pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature
4T.UPLDuplandan extensive interior region of high land with low to moderate surface relief
2T.PENpeninsulaan elongate area of land projecting into a body of water and nearly surrounded by water
2T.PLNplain(s)an extensive area of comparatively level to gently undulating land, lacking surface irregularities, and usually adjacent to a higher area
1T.VLCvolcanoa conical elevation composed of volcanic materials with a crater at the top
1T.VALvalleyan elongated depression usually traversed by a stream
1T.CAPEcapea land area, more prominent than a point, projecting into the sea and marking a notable change in coastal direction
1T.PLATplateauan elevated plain with steep slopes on one or more sides, and often with incised streams
1T.GRGEgorge(s)a short, narrow, steep-sided section of a stream valley
4.297 Total for T
Undersea Features (undersea)
1U.SHSUshoalshazards to surface navigation composed of unconsolidated material
1 Total for U
Vegetation Features (forest,heath,...)
194V.FRSTforest(s)an area dominated by tree vegetation
13V.GROVEgrovea small wooded area or collection of trees growing closely together, occurring naturally or deliberately planted
1V.GRSLDgrasslandan area dominated by grass vegetation
208 Total for V

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