Maps API for JavaScript Developer's Guide

H.service.MapType

Type Definition Summary

This property specifies the map type. A map type is an object holding tile layers corresponding to a map type (for example 'normal', 'satellite' or 'terrain'). A map type contains at least a map property which defines the basic map layer for a given map type. In addition, it can contain other map layers, for example base, xbase, traffic, etc.

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Property Summary

Table 1. Properties
Properties

map

The basic map tiles with all features and labels

mapnight

The basic map tiles with all features and labels (night mode)

xbase

Map tiles without features and labels

xbasenight

Map tiles without features and labels (night mode)

base

Map tiles without labels

basenight

Map tiles without labels (night mode)

traffic

Map tiles with traffic flow highlighting

trafficnight

Map tiles with traffic flow highlighting (night mode)

transit

Map tiles with public transit lines highlighted

panorama

Map tiles highlighting areas with HERE StreetLevel coverage

panoramanight

Map tiles highlighting areas with HERE StreetLevel coverage (night mode)

labels

Transparent map tiles with labels only

Type Definition Description

This property specifies the map type. A map type is an object holding tile layers corresponding to a map type (for example 'normal', 'satellite' or 'terrain'). A map type contains at least a map property which defines the basic map layer for a given map type. In addition, it can contain other map layers, for example base, xbase, traffic, etc.

Property Details

map: {H.map.layer.TileLayer}

The basic map tiles with all features and labels

mapnight: {H.map.layer.TileLayer}

The basic map tiles with all features and labels (night mode)

xbase: {H.map.layer.TileLayer=} [optional]

Map tiles without features and labels

xbasenight: {H.map.layer.TileLayer=} [optional]

Map tiles without features and labels (night mode)

base: {H.map.layer.TileLayer=} [optional]

Map tiles without labels

basenight: {H.map.layer.TileLayer=} [optional]

Map tiles without labels (night mode)

traffic: {H.map.layer.TileLayer=} [optional]

Map tiles with traffic flow highlighting

trafficnight: {H.map.layer.TileLayer=} [optional]

Map tiles with traffic flow highlighting (night mode)

transit: {H.map.layer.TileLayer=} [optional]

Map tiles with public transit lines highlighted

panorama: {H.map.layer.TileLayer=} [optional]

Map tiles highlighting areas with HERE StreetLevel coverage

panoramanight: {H.map.layer.TileLayer=} [optional]

Map tiles highlighting areas with HERE StreetLevel coverage (night mode)

labels: {H.map.layer.TileLayer=} [optional]

Transparent map tiles with labels only