contour interval in a sentence

Example sentences for contour interval

The space between the contour lines represents a set distance, called the contour interval.
To find the contour interval on a map, check the legend or find two index contours adjacent to each other.
The contour interval of the map tells the difference in elevation between two adjacent lines.
Systematic errors may not exceed one contour interval, determined by the source map, is the maximum permitted.
As the contour interval number increases the terrain is more elevated.
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