Vector service

Service version: 1
Last edit: 2019.03.04

Purpose

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

Tile

Similar to Maps Raster Tile, the Maps Vector Tile serves data on zoom levels ranging from 0 to 22.

Content

TomTom Vector tiles contain map features (points, lines, road shapes, etc.) that can be used to visualize map data.

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 data are divided into grid sections called tiles.

  • 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.

Schema and Content