Orthophotos

Photo: COWI A/S
Nationwide orthophotos from COWI with a pixel size of 10 x 10 cm make it possible to see and identify objects smaller than 0.5 metre.

By means of orthophotos, you can see objects and get information that are normally not visible on digital vector maps.
COWI’s nationwide orthophotos, with a pixel size of 10 x 10 cm, allow you to see and recognise objects smaller than 0.5 metre.

Seven sets of orthophotos

Since 1962, COWI has overflown Denmark and nationwide aerial photography has been carried out as from 1995. COWI now possesses nationwide digital orthophotos from 1995, 1999, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010  2012, and 2014

As opposed to a technical or topographic map, the orthophoto is an uninterpreted map product. As interpretation is left to the user, this makes the orthophoto a good supplement to other digital maps.

LAST UPDATED: 13.10.2017