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Feature Statistic Timor-Leste

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
442A.ADM3third-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a second-order administrative division
65A.ADM2second-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a first-order administrative division
13A.ADM1first-order administrative divisiona primary administrative division of a country, such as a state in the United States
1A.PCLIindependent political entity
521 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
902H.STMIintermittent stream
558H.STMstreama body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land
43H.LKlakea large inland body of standing water
32H.BAYbaya coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf
10H.STMMstream mouth(s)a place where a stream discharges into a lagoon, lake, or the sea
4H.ESTYestuarya funnel-shaped stream mouth or embayment where fresh water mixes with sea water under tidal influences
2H.COVEcove(s)a small coastal indentation, smaller than a bay
2H.INLTinleta narrow waterway extending into the land, or connecting a bay or lagoon with a larger body of water
2H.PNDponda small standing waterbody
2H.SPNGspring(s)a place where ground water flows naturally out of the ground
1H.SWMPswampa wetland dominated by tree vegetation
1H.RSVreservoir(s)an artificial pond or lake
1H.WTRCwatercoursea natural, well-defined channel produced by flowing water, or an artificial channel designed to carry flowing water
1H.CRKTtidal creek(s)a meandering channel in a coastal wetland subject to bi-directional tidal currents
1H.CHNMmarine channelthat part of a body of water deep enough for navigation through an area otherwise not suitable
1H.BNKXsection of bank
1H.STMXsection of stream
1H.LKIintermittent lake
1H.LKNsalt lakean inland body of salt water with no outlet
1,566 Total for H
Area Features (parks,area, ...)
2L.LCTYlocalitya minor area or place of unspecified or mixed character and indefinite boundaries
1L.PRTporta place provided with terminal and transfer facilities for loading and discharging waterborne cargo or passengers, usually located in a harbor
3 Total for L
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
3,296P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
94P.PPLXsection of populated place
16P.PPLLpopulated localityan area similar to a locality but with a small group of dwellings or other buildings
11P.PPLAseat of a first-order administrative divisionseat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
2P.PPLSpopulated placescities, towns, villages, or other agglomerations of buildings where people live and work
1P.PPLCcapital of a political entity
3,420 Total for P
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
19S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
6S.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.CMTYcemeterya burial place or ground
2S.AIRFairfielda place on land where aircraft land and take off; no facilities provided for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
2S.HSPhospitala building in which sick or injured, especially those confined to bed, are medically treated
1S.RSRTresorta specialized facility for vacation, health, or participation sports activities
1S.ADMFadministrative facilitya government building
1S.AGRFagricultural facilitya building and/or tract of land used for improving agriculture
1S.BLDOoffice buildingcommercial building where business and/or services are conducted
1S.PALpalacea large stately house, often a royal or presidential residence
1S.SCHTtechnical schoolpost-secondary school with a specifically technical or vocational curriculum
1S.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.
38 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
1,570T.MTmountainan elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
462T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
107T.PKpeaka pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature
94T.PTpointa tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape
40T.PLNplain(s)an extensive area of comparatively level to gently undulating land, lacking surface irregularities, and usually adjacent to a higher area
5T.CAPEcapea land area, more prominent than a point, projecting into the sea and marking a notable change in coastal direction
4T.HDLDheadlanda high projection of land extending into a large body of water beyond the line of the coast
3T.BCHbeacha shore zone of coarse unconsolidated sediment that extends from the low-water line to the highest reach of storm waves
2T.MTSmountainsa mountain range or a group of mountains or high ridges
2T.ISLislanda tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
2T.PLATplateauan elevated plain with steep slopes on one or more sides, and often with incised streams
1T.DPRdepression(s)a low area surrounded by higher land and usually characterized by interior drainage
1T.RDGEridge(s)a long narrow elevation with steep sides, and a more or less continuous crest
1T.RKrocka conspicuous, isolated rocky mass
1T.SPURspur(s)a subordinate ridge projecting outward from a hill, mountain or other elevation
2,295 Total for T

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