Map Image API Developer's Guide

Constructing a Request

A request to the Map Image API includes the basic elements shown in the following table and, in addition, it may contain resource-specific parameters.

Table 1. Basic Request Elements
Element Value/Example Description
Base URL

Production environment only

Path /mia/1.6/  
Resource One of the resource names supported by the service, see Supported Resources

Every request must use the HTTP method GET.

Application Code ?app_code={YOUR_APP_CODE} Substitute your own unique app_code
Application Id &app_id={YOUR_APP_ID} Substitute your own unique app_id
This example request uses an HTTP GET to request the default map image.