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Feature Statistic Uzbekistan

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
222A.ADM2second-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a first-order administrative division
54A.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
295 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
238H.STMstreama body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land
61H.LKlakea large inland body of standing water
52H.SPNGspring(s)a place where ground water flows naturally out of the ground
52H.RSVreservoir(s)an artificial pond or lake
40H.DTCHditcha small artificial watercourse dug for draining or irrigating the land
30H.CNLcanalan artificial watercourse
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
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
3H.LKSlakeslarge inland bodies of standing water
2H.LKNsalt lakean inland body of salt water with no outlet
2H.LKOoxbow lakea crescent-shaped lake commonly found adjacent to meandering streams
1H.DTCHIirrigation ditcha ditch which serves to distribute irrigation water
1H.CHNMmarine channelthat part of a body of water deep enough for navigation through an area otherwise not suitable
1H.PNDSFfishpondsponds or enclosures in which fish are kept or raised
1H.LKIintermittent lake
1H.LKXsection of lake
1H.STMCcanalized streama stream that has been substantially ditched, diked, or straightened
1.476 Total for H
Area Features (parks,area, ...)
39L.AREAareaa tract of land without homogeneous character or boundaries
7L.RESreservea tract of public land reserved for future use or restricted as to use
7L.LCTYlocalitya minor area or place of unspecified or mixed character and indefinite boundaries
3L.OASoasis(-es)an area in a desert made productive by the availability of water
2L.SALTsalt areaa shallow basin or flat where salt accumulates after periodic inundation
2L.RGNregionan area distinguished by one or more observable physical or cultural characteristics
1L.RESNnature reservean area reserved for the maintenance of a natural habitat
1L.BSNDdrainage basinan area drained by a stream
1L.PRKparkan area, often of forested land, maintained as a place of beauty, or for recreation
63 Total for L
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
5.377P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
44P.PPLA2seat of a second-order administrative division
23P.PPLXsection of populated place
13P.PPLAseat of a first-order administrative divisionseat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
12P.PPLLpopulated localityan area similar to a locality but with a small group of dwellings or other buildings
2P.PPLQabandoned populated place
1P.PPLCcapital of a political entity
1P.PPLWdestroyed populated placea village, town or city destroyed by a natural disaster, or by war
5.473 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)
118S.RSTNrailroad stationa facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading train passengers and freight
82S.FRMfarma tract of land with associated buildings devoted to agriculture
36S.RUINruin(s)a destroyed or decayed structure which is no longer functional
21S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
20S.TMBtomb(s)a structure for interring bodies
13S.AIRPairporta place where aircraft regularly land and take off, with runways, navigational aids, and major facilities for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
9S.RSTPrailroad stopa place lacking station facilities where trains stop to pick up and unload passengers and freight
7S.BLDGbuilding(s)a structure built for permanent use, as a house, factory, etc.
7S.GRVEgravea burial site
5S.CMPcamp(s)a site occupied by tents, huts, or other shelters for temporary use
4S.TRIGtriangulation stationa point on the earth whose position has been determined by triangulation
4S.PSpower stationa facility for generating electric power
2S.RSRTresorta specialized facility for vacation, health, or participation sports activities
2S.STNMmeteorological stationa station at which weather elements are recorded
2S.TOWRtowera high conspicuous structure, typically much higher than its diameter
1S.AGRFagricultural facilitya building and/or tract of land used for improving agriculture
1S.CMTYcemeterya burial place or ground
1S.MNMTmonumenta commemorative structure or statue
1S.SCHschoolbuilding(s) where instruction in one or more branches of knowledge takes place
1S.SQRsquarea broad, open, public area near the center of a town or city
1S.PMPWwater pumping stationa facility for pumping water from a major well or through a pipeline
1S.MFGfactoryone or more buildings where goods are manufactured, processed or fabricated
1S.BRKSbarracksa building for lodging military personnel
1S.RSDrailroad sidinga short track parallel to and joining the main track
341 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
158T.MTmountainan elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
74T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
56T.PASSpassa break in a mountain range or other high obstruction, used for transportation from one side to the other [See also gap]
55T.MTSmountainsa mountain range or a group of mountains or high ridges
37T.GRGEgorge(s)a short, narrow, steep-sided section of a stream valley
11T.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
9T.RDGEridge(s)a long narrow elevation with steep sides, and a more or less continuous crest
8T.DPRdepression(s)a low area surrounded by higher land and usually characterized by interior drainage
8T.DSRTdeserta large area with little or no vegetation due to extreme environmental conditions
7T.PTpointa tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape
6T.MNDmound(s)a low, isolated, rounded hill
5T.PKpeaka pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature
3T.VALvalleyan elongated depression usually traversed by a stream
3T.UPLDuplandan extensive interior region of high land with low to moderate surface relief
3T.HLLShillsrounded elevations of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
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
1T.CAPEcapea land area, more prominent than a point, projecting into the sea and marking a notable change in coastal direction
467 Total for T
Vegetation Features (forest,heath,...)
3V.GRSLDgrasslandan area dominated by grass vegetation
3 Total for V

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