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Feature Statistic Uzbekistan

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
223A.ADM2second-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a first-order administrative division
55A.ADM3third-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a second-order administrative division
14A.ADM1first-order administrative divisiona primary administrative division of a country, such as a state in the United States
3A.ADM4fourth-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a third-order administrative division
1A.ADMDadministrative divisionan administrative division of a country, undifferentiated as to administrative level
1A.PCLIindependent political entity
297 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
967H.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
242H.STMstreama body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land
70H.LKlakea large inland body of standing water
63H.RSVreservoir(s)an artificial pond or lake
61H.CNLcanalan artificial watercourse
61H.SPNGspring(s)a place where ground water flows naturally out of the ground
40H.DTCHditcha small artificial watercourse dug for draining or irrigating the land
9H.LKNsalt lakean inland body of salt water with no outlet
8H.CNLXsection of canal
5H.MRSHmarsh(es)a wetland dominated by grass-like vegetation
4H.BAYbaya coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf
4H.LKSlakeslarge inland bodies of standing water
3H.STMXsection of stream
3H.RVNravine(s)a small, narrow, deep, steep-sided stream channel, smaller than a gorge
3H.MRSHNsalt marsha flat area, subject to periodic salt water inundation, dominated by grassy salt-tolerant plants
2H.LKOoxbow lakea crescent-shaped lake commonly found adjacent to meandering streams
1H.STMIintermittent stream
1H.CHNMmarine channelthat part of a body of water deep enough for navigation through an area otherwise not suitable
1H.DTCHIirrigation ditcha ditch which serves to distribute irrigation water
1H.LKIintermittent lake
1H.LKXsection of lake
1H.PNDSFfishpondsponds or enclosures in which fish are kept or raised
1H.STMCcanalized streama stream that has been substantially ditched, diked, or straightened
1H.WLLQabandoned well
1.553 Total for H
Area Features (parks,area, ...)
45L.AREAareaa tract of land without homogeneous character or boundaries
7L.RESreservea tract of public land reserved for future use or restricted as to use
5L.LCTYlocalitya minor area or place of unspecified or mixed character and indefinite boundaries
4L.PRKparkan area, often of forested land, maintained as a place of beauty, or for recreation
3L.OASoasis(-es)an area in a desert made productive by the availability of water
2L.RGNregionan area distinguished by one or more observable physical or cultural characteristics
2L.SALTsalt areaa shallow basin or flat where salt accumulates after periodic inundation
1L.INDSindustrial areaan area characterized by industrial activity
1L.BSNDdrainage basinan area drained by a stream
1L.RESFforest reservea forested area set aside for preservation or controlled use
1L.RESNnature reservean area reserved for the maintenance of a natural habitat
72 Total for L
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
6.986P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
74P.PPLA2seat of a second-order administrative division
62P.PPLXsection of populated place
13P.PPLAseat of a first-order administrative divisionseat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
5P.PPLLpopulated localityan area similar to a locality but with a small group of dwellings or other buildings
4P.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
7.148 Total for P
Road / Railroad Features (road, railroad )
21R.STstreeta paved urban thoroughfare
1R.RRrailroada permanent twin steel-rail track on which freight and passenger cars move long distances
22 Total for R
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
150S.RSTNrailroad stationa facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading train passengers and freight
81S.FRMfarma tract of land with associated buildings devoted to agriculture
48S.RUINruin(s)a destroyed or decayed structure which is no longer functional
42S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
30S.HSPCclinica medical facility associated with a hospital for outpatients
24S.SCHTtechnical schoolpost-secondary school with a specifically technical or vocational curriculum
21S.AIRFairfielda place on land where aircraft land and take off; no facilities provided for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
20S.TMBtomb(s)a structure for interring bodies
15S.AIRQabandoned airfield
14S.AIRPairporta place where aircraft regularly land and take off, with runways, navigational aids, and major facilities for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
12S.BLDGbuilding(s)a structure built for permanent use, as a house, factory, etc.
11S.RSTPrailroad stopa place lacking station facilities where trains stop to pick up and unload passengers and freight
8S.ATHFathletic fielda tract of land used for playing team sports, and athletic track and field events
7S.GRVEgravea burial site
5S.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.
5S.CMPcamp(s)a site occupied by tents, huts, or other shelters for temporary use
5S.SCHCcollegethe grounds and buildings of an institution of higher learning
5S.MNMTmonumenta commemorative structure or statue
4S.TRIGtriangulation stationa point on the earth whose position has been determined by triangulation
4S.BANKbankA business establishment in which money is kept for saving or commercial purposes or is invested, supplied for loans, or exchanged.
4S.PSpower stationa facility for generating electric power
3S.AIRBairbasean area used to store supplies, provide barracks for air force personnel, hangars and runways for aircraft, and from which operations are initiated
2S.ADMFadministrative facilitya government building
2S.MFGfactoryone or more buildings where goods are manufactured, processed or fabricated
2S.RSRTresorta specialized facility for vacation, health, or participation sports activities
2S.AGRFagricultural facilitya building and/or tract of land used for improving agriculture
2S.STNMmeteorological stationa station at which weather elements are recorded
2S.TOWRtowera high conspicuous structure, typically much higher than its diameter
1S.PMPWwater pumping stationa facility for pumping water from a major well or through a pipeline
1S.SQRsquarea broad, open, public area near the center of a town or city
1S.STNFforest stationa collection of buildings and facilities for carrying out forest management
1S.MUSmuseuma building where objects of permanent interest in one or more of the arts and sciences are preserved and exhibited
1S.CMTYcemeterya burial place or ground
1S.BRKSbarracksa building for lodging military personnel
1S.SCHschoolbuilding(s) where instruction in one or more branches of knowledge takes place
1S.SCHMmilitary schoola school at which military science forms the core of the curriculum
538 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
169T.MTmountainan elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
75T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
61T.PASSpassa break in a mountain range or other high obstruction, used for transportation from one side to the other [See also gap]
59T.MTSmountainsa mountain range or a group of mountains or high ridges
37T.GRGEgorge(s)a short, narrow, steep-sided section of a stream valley
12T.SANDsand areaa tract of land covered with sand
10T.ISLislanda tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
9T.SBEDdry stream beda channel formerly containing the water of a stream
8T.DPRdepression(s)a low area surrounded by higher land and usually characterized by interior drainage
8T.RDGEridge(s)a long narrow elevation with steep sides, and a more or less continuous crest
7T.PTpointa tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape
7T.DSRTdeserta large area with little or no vegetation due to extreme environmental conditions
6T.PKpeaka pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature
6T.MNDmound(s)a low, isolated, rounded hill
3T.HLLShillsrounded elevations of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
3T.UPLDuplandan extensive interior region of high land with low to moderate surface relief
2T.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.CLFcliff(s)a high, steep to perpendicular slope overlooking a waterbody or lower area
1T.PENpeninsulaan elongate area of land projecting into a body of water and nearly surrounded by water
1T.PLATplateauan elevated plain with steep slopes on one or more sides, and often with incised streams
1T.PLNplain(s)an extensive area of comparatively level to gently undulating land, lacking surface irregularities, and usually adjacent to a higher area
487 Total for T
Vegetation Features (forest,heath,...)
3V.GRSLDgrasslandan area dominated by grass vegetation
3 Total for V

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