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For AI parcel data your usage is measured in numbered numbers of parcels downloaded.

What consumes data?

Consuming Nearmap imagery via an integration

integrations such as WMS, ArcGIS Online, Tile API and KML (Google Super-overlay)

NOTE: The DSM API - consumes by transaction.

Consuming data on different Nearmap platforms


Classic MapBrowserNew MapBrowserNearmap on OpenSolar

Zooming and panning around in 2D at zoom level 14 and above, regardless of monitor size ◊ ♣(tick)(tick)(tick)

Larger monitor size ♦ ♣(tick)(tick)(tick)

Selecting another survey date - viewing 2D imagery ♣(tick)
Selecting a date to view from the date dropdown box

Exporting 3D content


Exporting AI parcel data


Solar reports(tick)
typically less than 1MB per report


But once you are zoomed out below 14, no matter how much panning or how big your screen is, we won't count data.

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♣ 2D usage still applies if you are viewing a roads or streets layer on top of your Nearmap imagery.

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In New MapBrowser you access Roads Overlay from the Data Layers panel on the left.
In Classic MapBrowser a roads layer is displayed by clicking the Street Maps button.

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What does not consume data?


The area you're viewing has no Nearmap coverage when:

a dialog at the bottom of New MapBrowser tells you there is no coverage
on New MapBrowser the imagery has a here watermark
on Classic MapBrowser the imagery has a Google watermark
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  • Viewing Roads or Roadmaps

In New MapBrowser - by selecting Roads as your view type
In Classic MapBrowser - by selecting Roadmap as your view type
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Are the usage statistics in Self Service Portal accurate?