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Map services

Protocols

  • WMS
  • KML

Recommended providers

|Name | License | Protocols | | OpenStreetMap | Open | WMS | | QGIS | Open | WMS | | Kartverket | Partly open | WMS | | Google Maps | Closed | KML | | Apple MapKit | Closed | ? | | MapBox | Closed | WMS | | ArcGIS | Closed | WMS |

GeoCoding services

Geocoding is the process of converting addresses (like "1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA") into geographic coordinates (like latitude 37.423021 and longitude -122.083739), which you can use to place markers on a map, or position the map.

Recommended providers

|Name | License | | GeoNames | Open | | Nominatim | Open | | Google Geocoding API | Closed | | MapBox | Closed | | ArcGIS | Closed | | QGIS plugins | Open | | Kartverket? | Partly open |

Altitude databases

Recommended providers

|Name | License | | OpenCycleMap | Open | | Open-Elevation | Open |

2020-08-18, Geir Aalberg
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