Vector Service

Service version: 1
Last edit: 2023.09.29
TomTom Orbis Maps

Important notes:

Purpose

The Map Display API Vector web service suite offers the following service endpoints:

Tile

The Maps Vector Tile serves data on zoom levels ranging from 0 to 22.

Tile

TomTom's global digital map content comprises a large volume of data, and to efficiently transmit map images for display over the internet simultaneously to multiple users.

  • The tiles are rendered at various sizes and available at 23 different zoom levels, ranging from 0 to 22.

  • For zoom level 0, the entire earth is displayed on one single tile, while at zoom level 22, the world is divided into 244 tiles.

  • The format of the tile is formally described using the protobuf schema.

  • The content and the meaning of each tile layer is described in the tile layers description document.