Italy-Tuscany Elevation Model

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Coverage for the DTM model for Tuscany – 10 m grid.
Tuscany Elevation Model - Wind Farms near Cecina, Tuscany.


The Italy-Tuscany 10m elevation model is a digital terrain model produced by the Tuscany Region through its Direzione Generale Governo del Territorio. The elevation data are in a 10m x 10m grid and have a spatial coverage for the whole of Tuscany. The model was produced from base maps in scale 1:10000 in years 1993-1998.

Dataset Overview

  • Spatial Coverage: Tuscany Region, Italy
  • Resolution: 10 m
  • Data-type: Digital Terrain Model (DTM)
  • Coordinate system: Gauss-Boaga Fuso Ovest (EPSG:3003) in original data
  • Version: Data downloaded in January 2019.
  • Vertical Accuracy: N/A

Usage Notes

Higher resolution data exists for selected areas in the region based on more recent LiDAR surveys: These 1m and 2 m gridded data may be accessed directly from the geodata-portal of Tuscany:

Availability from within windPRO

The data are available directly from within windPRO in 10-meter resolution. The data can be accessed from the online-services in the following objects:

  • Line Object (with purpose to height contour lines)
  • Elevation Grid Object

License and Attribution

The product belongs to the open data of the region of Tuscany. The data are license under a under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. Please use the following attribution when using this dataset:

Source: Contains elevation data from the Region of Tuscany 05/2019. Licence: CC-BY-40.
Distribution through EMD and windPRO.


  • The Region of Tuscany and its Direzione Generale Governo del Territorio are thanked for producing this digital elevation dataset – and disseminating it in the public domain and thus for aiding the development of renewable energy.
  • Integration of this dataset into EMD services was co-supported through the InnoWind project ([ which is co-funded by the Danish Innovation Fund

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