Jura, Switzerland

Area of Lake Neuchâtel, Lake Biel and Bern.


Regula Spiess.

Creation Date


Scale and Size

Digital art size at 300 DPI, 10,991 × 6,175 pixels.

Terms of Use

No use restrictions. The shaded relief is in the public domain. Please cite on your map Regula Spiess as the author, and Wäger & Partner, Switzerland as the contributor.


The shaded relief image is not georeferenced. It is not north-oriented, but rotated by approximately 35 degrees in clock-wise direction.

Release Date

June 2011

Additional Information

Gray shaded relief and hypsometric colors modulated with exposition are available as separate downloads. Colors for higher elevations vary from bright yellow on northern slopes to purple on southern slopes.

Relief art used for the map Drei-Seen-Land at 1:100,000 (2002, 50 × 91 cm) with bike, skating and hiking tracks by Wäger & Partner. The shaded relief was produced based on a digital terrain model with Photoshop by Regula Spiess in collaboration with the Institute of Cartography and Geoinformation of ETH Zurich,
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Gray Shaded Relief


 36 MB
TIFF file

Color Overlay


 60 MB
TIFF file