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Basemap Layers

OpenStreetMap layers documentation.

WARNING

This section is under construction.

For the previous version of the layers, see Layers Version 2

boundaries

KeyValuesDescription
pmap:kindcountry, region, county, locality
pmap:kind_detail
pmap:min_admin_level
pmap:brk_a3
disputedboolean

buildings

Buildings from OpenStreetMap.

KeyValuesDescription
pmap:kindbuilding, building_partWhether it is a whole building or one part.
heightnumberMay be quantized at low zoom levels.
min_heightnumberMay be quantized at low zoom levels.
layerintegerLayer position relative to other buildings.

earth

Polygons from the Natural Earth 50m land theme for z0-z4, 10m for z5, preprocessed land polygons from OSMCoastline for z6+.

KeyValuesDescription
pmap:kindearth

landuse

kind

natural

physical_line

WARNING

physical_line will be deprecated in v4.0.

physical_point

WARNING

physical_point will be deprecated in v4.0.

places

kind

pois

kind

roads

kind

transit

kind

water

Polygons from the Natural Earth 50m lakes and ocean themes for z0-z4, 10m for z5, preprocessed land polygons from OSMCoastline for z6+.

KeyValuesDescription
pmap:kindwater, lake, playa, ocean, other
pmap:kind_detail
reservoir
alkaline
intermittent
bridge
tunnel
layer

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