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Tiles

The Geospace API supports the following tile identifiers:

  • web for the Mercator projection (used by OpenStreetMaps, Google Maps, Bing Maps and others) format: level_x_y; for example: 10_100_100 means level 10. x-coordinate 100, y-coordinate 100
  • tms for the Tile Map Service developed by the Open Source Geospatial Foundation
    format: level_x_y; for example: 10_100_100 means level 10 x-coordinate 100, y-coordinate 100
  • quadkey for quadtree keys used by Bing Maps (formerly Virtual Earth) and others
    format: for example 0123031233 for level 10