GLIMS glacier ID generation tool


This is a tool to generate GLIMS glacier IDs from a list of longitude/latitude coordinates. GLIMS glacier IDs are created from the longitude and latitude coordinates as described in the GLIMS Analysis Tutorial.

Input lon/lat coordinates can be pasted into the text box below, or uploaded in a file. If a file is uploaded, it can be a plain 2-column text file (longitude latitude, separated by whitespace), or a DBase file (.dbf, or the attribute table from a shapefile).

Input a list of longitude latitude coordinates:


Upload a file containing lon/lat coordinates (doesn't work yet)