Topographic maps of the Arctic

Topographic maps show the terrain of the earth's surface. Both natural and man-made forms, and features such as the coastlines, glaciers, roads and buildings. These maps also show place names, UTM grid and various types of boundaries. These maps can be bought directly from the institute, in bookshops, and in shops and outlets in Svalbard.

The Arctic and Antarctic

Map over Antarctica and the Arctic

Antarctica and the Arctic.

Map over the North Circumpolar Region

North Circumpolar Region.

Maps
ScaleTitlePrice (NOK)
1:10.000.000 Antarctica and the Arctic. Published by the British Antarctic Survey. Size approx. 90x74 cm. Printed in 2010. 200,-
1:10.000.000 North Circumpolar Region. Part of the National Atlas of Canada Reference Map Series. Size approx. 90x80 cm. Printed in 1997. 200,-

Topographic maps of Svalbard

The Norwegian Polar Institute has several topographic map series from Svalbard in the different standards for different areas.

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Svalbard 1:500.000 (S500)

Svalbard S500
Maps
SheetTitlePrice (NOK)
1 Spitsbergen – south 119,-
2 Edgeøya 119,-
3 Spitsbergen – north 119,-
4 Nordaustlandet 119,-

Svalbard 1:250.000 (S250)

Svalbard S250
Maps
SheetTitlePrice (NOK)
1 Svalbard Sørvest 200,-
2 Svalbard Nordvest 200,-
3 Svalbard Nord 200,-
4 Svalbard Nordaust 200,-
5 Svalbard Søraust 200,-

Svalbard 1:100.000 (S100)

This topographic map series contains 62 map sheets in scale 1:100.000. The exception is the map of Bjørnøya (D20), which is in scale 1:50.000. Contour interval is 50 m. Most maps are printed in the WGS84 datum. The exceptions are G7 and H7 which are printed in datum ED50. Please note the annotations under the table list.

39 printed map sheets are available, the rest are color plots.

Svalbard S100
Maps
SheetTitlePrice (NOK)
A 4 Vasahalvøya**** 119,-
A 5 Magdalenefjorden**** 119,-
A 6 Krossfjorden**** 119,-
A 7 Kongsfjorden**** 119,-
PK A 7 Kongsfjorden (synteape/plastic) 238,-
A 8 Prins Karls Forland**** 119,-
B 4 Reinsdyrflya**** 119,-
B 5 Woodfjorden**** 119,-
B 6 Eidsvollfjellet** 119,-
B 7 Tre Kroner* 119,-
B 8 St. Jonsfjorden* 119,-
B 9 Isfjorden**** 119,-
B 10 Van Mijenfjorden**** 119,-
B 11 Van Keulenfjorden**** 119,-
B 12 Torellbreen**** 119,-
C 4 Mosselhalvøya* 119,-
C 5 Åsgårdfonna* 119,-
C 6 Austfjorden* 119,-
C 7 Dicksonfjorden* 119,-
C 8 Billefjorden**** 119,-
C 9 Adventdalen* 119,-
C 10 Braganzavågen**** 119,-
C 11 Kvalvågen**** 119,-
C 12 Markhambreen**** 119,-
C 13 Sørkapp**** 119,-
D 2 Snøtoppen** 119,-
D 3 Storsteinhalvøya** 119,-
D 4 Gotiahalvøya** 119,-
D 5 Lomfjordhalvøya* 119,-
D 6 Vaigattbogen* 119,-
D 7 Hinlopenbreen* 119,-
D 8 Negribreen**** 119,-
D 9 Agardhfjellet**** 119,-
D 20 Bjørnøya*** 119,-
E 1 Sjuøyane** 119,-
E 2 Nordenskiöldbukta** 119,-
E 3 Rijpfjorden** 119,-
E 4 Wahlenbergfjorden** 119,-
E 5 Gustav Adolf Land** 119,-
E 6 Wilhelmøya* 119,-
E 7 Kapp Payer* 119,-
E 8 Barentsjøkulen* 119,-
E 9 Freemansundet* 119,-
E 10 Guldalen* 119,-
E 11 Hvalpyntfonna** 119,-
E 12 Tusenøyane** 119,-
E 13 Håøya** 119,-
F 2 Repøyane** 119,-
F 3 Duvefjorden** 119,-
F 4 Austfonna** 119,-
F 5 Vibebukta** 119,-
F 6 Bråsvellbreen** 119,-
F 9 Berrheia* 119,-
F 10 Stonebreen** 119,-
F 11 Deltabreen** 119,-
G 2 Foynøya** 119,-
G 3 Leighbreen** 119,-
G 4 Isispynten** 119,-
G 5 Isdomen** 119,-
G 7 Svenskøya 119,-
G 14 Hopen* 119,-
H 3 Storøya** 119,-
H 7 Kongsøya 119,-
J 3 Kvitøya** 119,-

**** Map sheets A4, A5, A7, A8, B4, B5, B9, B10, B11, B12, C8, C9, C10, C11, C12, C13, D8 and D9 is redesigned based on aerial photographs from 1990. Map sheets redesigned A6 is based on aerial photographs from 1990 and 2009.
*** Scale 1:50.000
** Color Plot
* Construction based on aerial photographs from 2008–2012

Brøggerhalvøya 1:10.000

Rectangular UTM projection map with contour interval 10 m. Based on aerial photography from 1966.

Brøggerhalvøya
Maps
SheetTitlePrice (NOK)
V20H55 Leinstranda 62,-
V20H60 Kiærfjellet 62,-
V20H65 Kvadehuksletta 62,-
V28H50 Engelskbukta 62,-
V28H55 Steenfjellet 62,-
V28H60 Ny-Ålesund 62,-
V28H65 Brandalpynten 62,-
V36H60 Lovénøyane 62,-