ASTER GDEM Thailand v1.02

This is an update of ASTER-GDEM Thailand v1.00. The main changes are compatibility with more recent versions of Mapsource and incorporation of GSHHS v2 (coastlines) and HydroSHEDS rivers.

Coverage: The whole of Thailand (tiles bordering Malaysia can be obtained from the Malaysia map) and Cambodia; most of Laos and Vietnam (excluding the Northern most parts); portions of Myanmar (up to Mandalay as the north-western most tile covered). Includes these cities: Rangoon, Phnom Penh, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh city and Vientiane, and Bangkok, of course.

Approx: N4-21 E96-108

This was updated 31 May 2010: Removal of Sumatra and addition of the Vietnam 'bulge'

Contours: 10m 100m 500m

Size: 1.16Gb

Compatibility: Works with Mapsource 6.16.3

Download here.

The basic instructions for installing this is:

1. Extract (unzip) the contents of the file into:
C:\Garmin\AG1-TH\

2. Incorporate the file AG1-TH.reg into the windows registry by double-clicking it. For your information, this is its contents:

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Garmin\MapSource\Families\AG1-TH]
"ID"=hex:dd,19
"IDX"="C:\\Garmin\\AG1-TH\\AG1-TH.mdx"

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Garmin\MapSource\Families\AG1-TH\2]
"LOC"="C:\\Garmin\\AG1-TH\\"
"BMAP"="C:\\Garmin\\AG1-TH\\AG1-TH.img"
"TDB"="C:\\Garmin\\AG1-TH\\AG1-TH.tdb"

For 64-bit Windows:

Need to use a different registry file which includes the "Wow6432Node":

http://maps.three15.org/maps/ag1-th.reg

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Garmin\MapSource\Families\AG1-TH]
"ID"=hex:dd,19
"IDX"="C:\\Garmin\\AG1-TH\\AG1-TH.mdx"

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Garmin\MapSource\Families\AG1-TH\2]
"LOC"="C:\\Garmin\\AG1-TH\\"
"BMAP"="C:\\Garmin\\AG1-TH\\AG1-TH.img"
"TDB"="C:\\Garmin\\AG1-TH\\AG1-TH.tdb"

Tiles are named as 60NN1EEE.img where NN is the number of degrees North and EEE is the number of degrees East of the lower left corner of the tile (all tiles are 1 degree squared). The FID is 6621.