HERE Map Content - Schema
HERE Map Content Developer's Guide

# Elevation

## Definition

Elevation is the height of a point, polygon or line in reference to the earth's mean sea level.

## Usage

Elevation can be used in map rendering, such as assigning a specific colour to points, polygons, or lines of the same elevation.

## Specification

• Elevation is provided in metres.

• Elevation (Height) is applied only on elevation contours and other features whose entire surface lies at the same elevation, such as with point features like "Mountain Top."