StarNavPilot: raster charts

 


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StarNavPilot ®

Navigation software.



Free nautical charts. With StarNavPilot you will never need to buy charts. You can scan your own charts, capture them with a digital camera or download the free charts available in our download center..


Raster charts:


Format description:

A raster nautical chart sometimes called matrix represents the image of a nautical chart associated with complete geo-referencing information allowing to know with great precision the position of each point of the chart. The old raster charts were originally the scan reproductions of a paper charts. This type of chart is very comfortable to use and has all the details that can be found on a paper chart.


Rater charts in StarnavPilot

Preview of a small part of a raster chart (SHOM)



Raster charts are generally distributed in BSB 1,2 and 3 format.

We recognize them in the following way:

BSB1: 1 CHARTHDR folder + 1 folder per chart

BSB 2, 3: KAP files

The United States distributes all their cartography free of charge in BSB 3 format.

SHOM now distributes its raster charts in GeoTIFF format. Only the installation differs but you will not see a difference in use.

More details on the GeoTIFF charts distributed by SHOM here

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