Map Image API Developer's Guide

Geopolitical View

User Story

The user wants to obtain a map image of South Patagonia from the Argentinian point of view.

Request

This request below is for a map image that includes a geopolitical view specified by the parameter pview. The value ARG indicates an Argentinian view of area.
https://image.maps.ls.hereapi.com/mia/1.6/mapview
?apiKey={YOUR_API_KEY}
&pview=ARG
&w=350
&h=350
&z=5
&c=-53.16,-70.93
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 Image API, see Authentication Examples.

Response

The response to the request delivers the following map image:

Figure 1. South Patagonian Ice Field Argentinian View

Please compare it with the same tile when pview is omitted, using the international view, which is showing a dashed border surrounding the South Patagonian Ice Field between Chile and Argentina.

Figure 2. South Patagonian Ice Field International View