JDEM – Japanese DEM (.mem)
Driver short name
Driver built-in by default
This driver is built-in by default
GDAL includes read support for Japanese DEM files, normally having the extension .mem. These files are a product of the Japanese Geographic Survey Institute.
These files are represented as having one 32bit floating band with elevation data. The georeferencing of the files is returned as well as the coordinate system (always lat/long on the Tokyo datum).
There is no update or creation support for this format.
NOTE: Implemented as
See Also: Geographic Survey Institute (GSI) Web Site.
This driver supports georeferencing
This driver supports virtual I/O operations (/vsimem/, etc.)