Platform Data Extension API Developer's Guide

Checking Available Maps

User Story

The user wants to lookup which maps are available.
Note: Do not use the doc/maps resource within the application at runtime. It is only meant for use in the framework of application development.

Request

https://pde.cit.api.here.com/1/doc/maps.json
?app_id={YOUR_APP_ID}
&app_code={YOUR_APP_CODE}

Response

The response to the request contains the following information blocks:
  • name of the map
  • coverage type (indicating the region the map covers)
  • release date
  • information on whether the map is the latest available
{
  "maps":[
    ...
    {
    "name": "SAM_16131",
    "coverage": "SAM",
    "releaseYearAndQuarter": "16131",
    "isLatest": true
    }
    ...
    {
    "name": "WEU_16131",
    "coverage": "WEU",
    "releaseYearAndQuarter": "16131",
    "isLatest": true
    },
    {
    "name": "WEU_161F0",
    "coverage": "WEU",
    "releaseYearAndQuarter": "161F0",
    "isLatest": true
    }
  ]
}