Positioning API Developer's Guide

Constructing a Request

A typical request to the Positioning API includes the basic elements shown in the following table and, in addition, it may contain resource-specific parameters or data.

Table 1. Basic request elements
Element Value/Example Description
Base URL

https://pos.api.here.com

https://pos.cit.api.here.com

Production environment only

CIT environment: see HERE Server Environments

Path /positioning/v1/  
Resource

locate

HTTPS POST only, submit data in the body of the request

HTTP header field Content-Type=application/json Used in both requests and responses.
HTTP header field Content-Encoding=gzip Optional header, indicates gzip encoded request body content
Application Code &app_code={YOUR_APP_CODE} Substitute your own unique app_code
Application Id &app_id={YOUR_APP_ID} Substitute your own unique app_id
Here is an example of locate request, which uses the HTTP POST method:
https://pos.cit.api.here.com/positioning/v1/locate
?app_id={YOUR_APP_ID}
&app_code={YOUR_APP_CODE}
The POST body is as follows
{
  "wcdma": [{
    "mcc": 262,
    "mnc": 1,
    "cid": 2106148
  }]
}

You cannot use this account to purchase a commercial plan on Developer Portal, as it is already associated to plans with different payment methods.

To purchase a commercial plan on Developer Portal, please register for or sign in with a different HERE Account.

Something took longer than expected.

The project should be available soon under your projects page.

Sorry, our services are not available in this region.

Something seems to have gone wrong. Please try again later.

We've detected that your account is set to Australian Dollars (AUD).
Unfortunately, we do not offer checkouts in AUD anymore.
You can continue using your current plan as normal, but to subscribe to one of our new plans,
please register for a new HERE account or contact us for billing questions on selfservesupport@here.com.