ThinkGeo Cloud Maps Raster Tiles

The ThinkGeo Cloud Maps Raster Tile service offers high-resolution tiles of street data in multiple themes, beautiful aerial imagery and hybrid tiles that put it all together, all via a simple web API.

Cloud-Based Raster Tile Service

ThinkGeo's Cloud Maps Raster Tile Service offers high-performance XYZ raster tile images for all of your mapping needs. Choose from detailed street data (in light or dark themes) sourced from OpenStreetMap and Natural Earth; stunning aerial imagery from Landsat and NAIP; or a hybrid combination of the two. Server-side caching of the majority of scales and urban areas means tiles are delivered to you with the utmost speed.

The live map below consumes raster tiles in real-time from the ThinkGeo Cloud. Switch between the available raster styles to see all of the options and check your area of interest for coverage.

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To access ThinkGeo Cloud Maps Raster Tiles, you'll need a ThinkGeo account and a ThinkGeo Cloud API key which you'll use to authenticate your tile requests. Don't have a ThinkGeo account? Start building today and get a free 60-day evaluation of all ThinkGeo Cloud services, including Vector Tiles, Geocoding, Reverse Geocoding, Elevation and WMS.

XYZ Tiled Map Service

Our cloud-based raster tile service with 512x512 pixel tiles allows you to efficiently display large maps with ease, while the simple XYZ structure makes URLs short and responses fast.

Whole-Planet Coverage

Rasterized images of the 1.2+ billion features from our vector tiles deliver detailed street maps from every corner of our world.

High-DPI Friendly Tiles

ThinkGeo Maps Raster tiles are available in high resolution, so you can deliver the polished experience that your users deserve on modern mobile devices, high-DPI laptops and 4K displays.

Beautiful Aerial Imagery

Enjoy 15-meter resolution Landsat aerial imagery across the globe, and in the United States, zoom in to superdetailed 1-meter imagery from the National Agriculture Imagery Program (NAIP), all updated recently.


Design Features

Comprehensive map coverage and exquisite image detail, delivered via a simple HTTP request.


High-Detail Street Maps with Global Coverage

The perfect base map. ThinkGeo Maps Raster Tiles feature street data layers, styled in either light or dark themes, that comprise 1.2+ billion crowdsourced features from Natural Earth and OpenStreetMap.

Combining this data with the power of our StyleJSON rendering system, our raster tile service delivers this data as beautiful pre-rendered tile images perfect for your mapping applications built with ThinkGeo UI controls, OpenLayers, Leaflet and many more client frameworks.



Stunning Imagery of Our World

Bring your maps to life. ThinkGeo Maps Raster Tile Service offers global aerial imagery coverage provided by Landsat at up to 15-meter resolution, providing stunning backdrops of everything from coastal towns to desert islands.

Inside the continental United States, enjoy up to 1-meter resolution nationwide for ultra-detailed urban GIS planning, agriculture projects and more. Plus, you can overlay our street map data in hybrid mode for a combined experience.


Available Raster Map Styles

ThinkGeo Cloud Maps Raster tile are available in a variety of pre-rendered themes; simply choose the one that best fits your application. Get street data in a light or dark theme, aerial imagery, or a "hybrid" tile where street data is overlaid on top of base imagery.
Light Map
Light Map

ThinkGeo light map is subtle, full-featured maps.It is professional designed for your applications or project.

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Dark Map
Dark Map

We provide a dark theme map.It is useful in night.The dark map contain the full range of geographic information required to providecontext for overlays.

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Hybrid Map
Hybrid Map

Conbine the imagery and street into hybrid map.Some features are from street vector data and the base data is from imagery data.

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Cloud-Based GIS Server

ThinkGeo Cloud can be accessed from anywhere using simple RESTful web requests, so you can serve up great looking maps, or provide routing or geocoding to a variety of client applications.
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See How It Works

ThinkGeo's raster tile service can be used with any library or map viewer that supports XYZ-style requests. The example below uses OpenLayers, a popular open-source JavaScript map library.
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<!DOCTYPE html>
    <meta charset="UTF-8">
    <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0">
    <meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="ie=edge">
    <title>ZXY | ThinkGeo</title>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="" type="text/css">
    <style type="text/css">
            margin: 0;
            padding: 0;

            height: 100%;
            width: 100%;
    <div id="map"></div>
<script src=""> </script>
<script type="text/javascript">
    var view = new ol.View({
        center: ol.proj.fromLonLat([-96.79748, 32.78819]),
        zoom: 7,
        maxResolution: 40075016.68557849 / 512
    xyzMap = new ol.Map({
        target: 'map',
        layers: [
        new ol.layer.Tile({
                source: new ol.source.XYZ({
                    tileSize: 512,
                    urls: ['{z}/{x}/{y}.jpeg?apikey=Your apiKey',
                    '{z}/{x}/{y}.jpeg?apikey=Your apiKey',
                    '{z}/{x}/{y}.jpeg?apikey=Your apiKey',
                    '{z}/{x}/{y}.jpeg?apikey=Your apiKey',
                    '{z}/{x}/{y}.jpeg?apikey=Your apiKey',
                    '{z}/{x}/{y}.jpeg?apikey=Your apiKey']
        view: view

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