Read more about the API URL format.
The advantage of doing this is that it allows the app to be more bandwidth efficient and to upscale on the client. This is more responsive and will consume less network traffic (and less usage for users).
|Required||Name||API / query||Type||Description|
The survey ID in the format of UUID. Only tiles of the specified survey will be returned. You can use the ID from the survey object returned by the Coverage API.
The content type for the requested tiles. The available values are:
Note: the tileResourceType values are case sensitive.
|z||API||integer||The zoom level. The highest resolution is typically 21. Uses the Google Maps Tile Coordinates.|
|x||API||integer||The X tile coordinate (column). Uses the Google Maps Tile Coordinates.|
|y||API||integer||The Y tile coordinate (row). Uses the Google Maps Tile Coordinates.|
The format of the tile output. The available values are:
Note that imagery is stored on Nearmap's servers as JPEG, so switching to PNG does not result in improvement in quality, however it will increase the size of the response.
|apikey||query||string||Your API key. See API Key Authentication for more information.|