.BIL File Extension

.BIL File Extension

File Type


Developer ESRI
2.8  |  8 Votes
Category GIS Files
Format N/A

What is a BIL file?

GIS file created in ESRI's BIL (binary interleaved) format, a raster image format used for representing surfaces and terrain elevations; can be georeferenced by another file to map the image data to the real world location.

More Information

BIL files can save satellite images or constructed elevation and surface data.

NOTE: BIL files are often accompanied by a .HDR file which describes the layout and formatting of the raster data.

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Programs that open BIL files

Updated January 12, 2015

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