Map Image API Developer's Guide

Why Use the Map Image API?

The table below lists the high level use cases for the Map Image API.

Table 1. Main Features of the HERE Map Image API
Feature Description
Basic map Show a map image for a position based on latitude and longitude.
Points of interest Show a map image and one or more points of interest for corresponding geocoordinates.
Regions Show a map image containing colored circles and polygons.
Routes Show a map image containing a route provided as a list of waypoints.
Routing Show a map image containing a route by means of calculating it, which means only the starting and ending points are required.
Turn points Show a map image with a graphical representation of a turning point.
Statistical graphs Show a map image containing circle diagrams and bar charts.
Heat maps Show a map image containing graphical representations of data, where values are represented as colors.
Tilt maps Show a map image for a position based on latitude and longitude with tilting capabilities.
Road signs Show a road sign.
Company logo Show a branded public transport company logo.