GIS file formats

What is a GeoTIFF?

A GeoTIFF is a public domain metadata standard which has the georeferencing information embedded within the image file.

January 13, 2020

What is a MXD File?

Files with the extension .mxd are ArcMap document files. MXD files are created by Esri's ArcMap, a component of the…

June 27, 2018

GIS File Formats

Listed here are some of the more common file formats along with associated file extension for GIS file types.

June 27, 2018

GIS Data

This is the launch page for finding information about GIS data: what is geographic data and the different types (vector…

October 11, 2014