RDM and MD Landscape in Earth & Environment

Compilation of Data Formats

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NameAlternative NameDisciplines

Arc/Info ASCII Grid

ESRI ASCII Grid

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

Arc/Info Binary Grid

ESRI Grid

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

Arc/Info E00 (ASCII) Coverage

Arc/Info E00 (ASCII) Coverage

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

Band Interleaved by Line Image File

BIL

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

Bathymetric attributed grid

BAG

Oceanography

Binary Alignment Map

BAM

Omics, Life Science, Bioinformatics

Catalog Service for the Web

CSW

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

Cloud Optimized GeoTIFF

COG

Remote Sensing, Earth Science, Other

Comma Separated Values

CSV

Subject Agnostic

CRAM

Omics, Life Science, Bioinformatics

CSV Dialect

Subject Agnostic

Data Package

Subject Agnostic

Data Resource

Subject Agnostic

Enhanced Compression Wavelet

ECW

Remote Sensing, Earth Science, Other

ERDAS IMAGINE File Format

ERDAS IMG

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

ESRI File Geodatabase

OpenFileGDB, GDB

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

ESRI Personal GeoDatabase

MDB

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

ESRI Shapefile

SHP

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

FASTQ

Omics, Life Science, Bioinformatics

General Regularly-distributed Information in Binary form

GRIB, GRIdded Binary

Remote Sensing, Earth Science, Climatology

Geographically Encoded Objects for Elasticsearch

Remote Sensing, Earth Science, Other

GeoJSON

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

GeoPackage

GPKG

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

Geospatial PDF

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

GeoTIFF

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

GPS Exchange Format

GPX

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

Graphics Interchange Format

GIF

Subject Agnostic

Hierarchical Data Format Version 4

HDF4

Remote Sensing, Earth Science, Other

Hierarchical Data Format Version 5

HDF5

Remote Sensing, Earth Science, Other

High Efficiency Image File Format

HEIF, ISO/IEC 23008-12:2017

Subject Agnostic

JavaScript Object Notation for Linked Data

JSON-LD

Subject Agnostic

JPEG Image Encoding Family

JPEG

Subject Agnostic

Keyhole Markup Language

KML

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

Map Markup Language

MapML

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

MongoDB

MongoDB

Subject Agnostic

MySQL file format

FRM

Subject Agnostic

Network Common Data Form

NetCDF

Remote Sensing, Earth Science, Climatology, Oceanography

Newline delimited JavaScript Object Notation

NDJSON

Subject Agnostic

Normbasierte Austauschschnittstelle

NAS

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

Office Open XML spreadsheet

XLSX

Subject Agnostic

Open Document Spreadsheet

ODF

Subject Agnostic

OpenIndexMaps

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

OpenStreetMap file format

OSM

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

Planetary Data System v3

PDS3

Remote Sensing, Earth Science, Other

Planetary Data System v4

PDS4

Remote Sensing, Earth Science, Other

PostgreSQL

PostgreSQL

Subject Agnostic

Radiance HDR

HDR, RGBE

Subject Agnostic

Scalable Vector Graphics

SVG

Subject Agnostic

Sequence Alignment Map

SAM

Omics, Life Science, Bioinformatics

SpatioTemporal Asset Catalog Item

STAC item

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

SQLite

Subject Agnostic

Table Schema

Subject Agnostic

Tabluar Data Package

Subject Agnostic

Tabular Data Resource

Subject Agnostic

Tabular Diff Format

Subject Agnostic

TopoJSON

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

VRT Raster

VRT

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

Web Coverage Service

WCS

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

Web Feature Service

WFS

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

Web Map Services

WMS

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

Web Map Tile Service

WMTS

Remote Sensing, Earth Science

Zarr

Subject Agnostic