All our map designs are based on real elevation data and are made by processing millions of measurements into sophisticated topographic maps. Elevation measurements for every 30 meters (98 feet) are used to create map art that reveals hidden patterns in the landscape.
California by the numbers
Total Area : 163,707 square miles
Land Area : 155,973 square miles
Water Area : 7,734 square miles
Highest Point : Mt. Whitney, at 14,494 feet above sea level
Lowest Point : 282 feet below sea level
Discover California, you might be surprised by what you see!