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Name ESRI ArcGIS Raw Raster Reader/ Writer
Other names  
Identifiers PUID:  fmt/1692
Classification GIS
Description These are hdr files generated by ESRI ArcGIS software. They are associated with other ArcGIS formats, .BIL, .BIP and .BSQ. All of these formats are methods of organising mapping raster image data, and the .HDR file stores the attributes of the image, eg. column and line numbers, and byte order. Esri have produced several types of GIS software (for example ArcGIS Pro, ArcPad, ArcMap), and it is not clear which software or version these signatures apply to. If you have any information on ESRI hdr files, please get in touch.
Byte order  
Related file formats None.
Technical Environment  
Supported until  
Format Risk  
Developed by Esri / Esri
Supported by Esri / Esri
Source National Library of Australia / National Library of Australia
Source date 24 May 2022
Source description  
Last updated 24 May 2022
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