Map Tile API Developer's Guide

Terrain Map

The user wants to obtain an image showing the terrain of Eastern Switzerland, emphasizing the shape and features of the mountains of the Alps. The tile requested uses the terrain.day map schema.

Request

The code block below demonstrates a complete request for a map tile.

https://1.aerial.maps.ls.hereapi.com/maptile/2.1/maptile/newest/terrain.day/7/66/45/256/png8
?apiKey={YOUR_API_KEY}
Note: This example uses a HERE API Key to authenticate your request. For information on other possible options, see Authentication Guide. For examples of how to use the other authentication options with the Map Tile API, see Authentication Examples.

Response

The response to the request delivers the following topographical map image of Eastern Switzerland:

Figure 1. Terrain Map Tile