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Service identification

Source name: Viewing and searching for names from UN Geographical Naming Lists - Czech Republic
Alternative name: Names of the World
Reference datum
Reference date: 2021-05-21
Event: revision
Service identifier
Unique identifier:
Contact to the organisation responsible for the service
Name of the organisation: Czech Office for Surveying, Mapping and Cadastre
Abstract: The application for searching for names from the Geographical Naming lists of the United Nations - Czech Republic allows free viewing and searching of names from these lists. Currently, Czech Names of Seas and International Territories, Names of States and their territorial parts and Index of Czech exonyms are published.
Purpose: The application was created as a product of the Digitalization editoral series UNO Gazetteers of Geographical Names - CZ project.
Responsible organisation
Person name: Švehlová, Irena, p.fil.
Name of the organisation: Czech Office for Surveying, Mapping and Cadastre
Responsible organisation information
Contact phone
Phone: +420 284 041 613
Fax: +420 284 041 416
Delivery place: Pod sídlištěm 1800/9
City: Praha 8
ZIP code: 182 11
Country: Czech Republic
Online source
Contact hours: Mo-Fr 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM CET
Supplementary information:
Role: custodian
Keyword: infoMapAccessService
Officially registered thesaurus
Source name: ISO - 19119 geographic services taxonomy
Reference datum
Reference date: 2010-01-19
Event: publication
Organisation responsible for the thesaurus:
Officially registered thesaurus
Reference datum
Reference date: 2009-01-01
Event: publication
Organisation responsible for the thesaurus:
Name of the organisation: Czech Office for Surveying, Mapping and Cadastre
Role: pointOfContact
Keyword: exonym
Keyword: endonym
Keyword: toponym
Keyword: hydronym
Keyword: standardized geographical name, standardized toponym
Officially registered thesaurus
Source name:
Reference datumOrganisation responsible for the thesaurus:
Source restriction
Access and use terms: No charges
Service type name: OtherApplication
Service extension
Extent information: 100 % of the World territory, i.e. 510 065 284 km2.
Geographic limitations
Minimal bounding box
Westernmost coordinate: -180.00
Easternmost coordinate: 180.00
Southernmost coordinate: -90.00
Northernmost coordinate: 90.00
Altitude extension
Minimal value: -11000
Maximal value: 90000
Relation type: tight
Contents operation
Operation name:
Processing platforms (DCP): WebServices
Access location


Distribution formate
Contact information:
Name of the organisation: Land Survey Office
Means of order
Charges: No charges
Transfer possibilities

Service quality

Level of scope
Quality description level: service
Report - INSPIRE compliance
Test identifier:
Alternative name: COMMISSION REGULATION (EC) No 976/2009 of 19 October 2009 implementing Directive 2007/2/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the Network Services
Reference date
Reference date: 2009-10-20
Event: publication
Test description: Application conformity testing with INSPIRE implementing rules for network services.
Degree of conformity: false