American free online web mapping service owned by AOL. MapQuest provides some extent of street-level detail and/or driving directions for a variety of countries.

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Getting nearest Hospital information by using MapQuest API

How to get a list of hospital details (with address) near by customer address using MapQuest? For example my address is : 1015 museum circle jacksonville FL Using 5-box address format KVP Request, I ...
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Render low zoom level with mapnik

I am trying to render the MapQuest Open style at zoom level 3 for the whole world using Mapnik, at a higher resolution than available online. I have downloaded mapnik, and the MapQuest Open style. ...
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How can I get list of counties in a route from OpenStreetMap?

I have a route created by MapQuest Open Directions Service. I would like to get a list of all counties that route runs through. Does anyone know if this is possible? I have tried figuring out if I ...
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Mapquest routing using multiple stops(via) in OL3

I am trying to find the route between two stops in Mapquest by passing the lat long details in the URL, ...
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How to change default base layer in Geonetwork 3.0?

Geonetwork seems use OpenStreetMap and MapQuest as default WMS(or WMTS).But I found nothing about that in the document. Can I change it to other WMS or WMTS?How can I do?
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Using a proxy for unsecure Mapquest layers in Leaflet L.tileLayer call

I have a web mapping client that needs to be secure and use only HTTPS requests for layers. I would like to include some basemaps such as Mapquest OSM and OpenSeaMap which do not (as far as I can see) ...
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Creating my own map server - with Road speed and Reverse geo coding - using OSM data

Currently I'm using a few services for mapping/reverse Geo coding/road speeds 1 open.mapquestapi.com/geocoding - revese geo coding (usually street name) 2 api.geonames.org - get POI name (e.g. ...
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Geocoding with contact information

I'm looking for some free geocoding service with possibility to retrieve contact information to specific place like phone number, email etc. Currently I'm using MapQuest: ...
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How do i query data like POI locations from OSM?

I posted a question on Reading terrain data from Google? and but an answer that opened up a whole new world to me; that google wasn't the only service that was logging/tracking GIS information. My ...
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Can MapQuest tiles be used in an Openlayers 3 map with a non-standard projection?

I have a map in OpenLayers 3 with raster and GeoJSON layers that are in an UTM projection and I would like to use MapQuest tiles as a base map while keeping the map and layers projected as UTM. Is ...
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delete the markers in routing mode of MapQuest

I am using MapQuest plugin for LeafletJS. After it draw the map, it sets a marker on each stop point on the route, e.g: A, B, C, D, etc. Is there a way to remove those markers, I just need blue ...
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Mapquest 'community license' service discontinuation terms?

I want to use MapQuest's geocoding services under their Community License: http://developer.mapquest.com/web/info/terms-of-use I can't find the clause that explains under what terms I can discontinue ...
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Cost of usage for various providers [closed]

I want to use maping services in my website and I am confused about the options that are provided. I try to do a comparision between features, accuracy and most important cost. I am total newbie and ...
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Nominatim versus Google's geocoder address aproximation

I have been trying to display the details of the route that my program is retrieving, precisely the street names. I get the route results in gps coordinates and i decided to use MapQuest's Nominatim ...
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mapquest batch geocoding truncate response

when I use the batch geocoding service I get sometimes a right answer an sometimes an error using the same arguments. I inspect the headers using curl... when the answer is right the headers are: ...
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Mapquest directions API in ArcGIS javascript webmap application

I'm trying to build a webmap application using the ArcGIS JavaScript API. A functionality I would like to include is driving directions from a current GPS location to a feature in my feature service. ...
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Having 1 base layers hide when the other one is shown and visa versa

I have an open layers map that is using Mapquest as a base layers as well as my own base layer. I've seem to be having an issue with getting the one base layer to show while the other one hides. The ...
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Optimum set up for large data sets such as mobile service coverage maps [closed]

When serving up large data sets such as mobile coverage maps (custom tile) mashed up with MapQuest maps and MapQuest POIs, is there any performance benefit to using shape file VS WMS tile PNGs? Any ...
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How to start creating a map and exporting it as a raster MBTiles file

I am new to this whole GIS thing (my background is software-development, but not GIS) but I am super interested in making maps. So I started playing around with TileMill and was making my first steps ...
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offline OpenLayers with MapQuest not showing (openlayers asking wrong tile names/zooms

i´m beginning on GIS, trying to show maps offline, from the disk. I got the tiles from MapQuest, level 6 to 12. I´m trying to show them with OpenLayers but it´s only showing empty rectangles. ...
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How can I download maps from mapquest?

I need to get a detailed map for my own purposes. I need it detailed as much as I can see the buildings (like google map hybrid mode). I went to http://open.mapquest.com/ but I couldn't find the way ...
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Problem with public key, when i use mapquest directions service?

I recently registered in mapquest service and get api key, then i tried to use make request to directions service, but get following response: Ext.data.JsonP.callback12({ "route": { ...
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Plotting multiple addresses with distance to specific POI

I'm not sure if this is the correct place for this question but here goes. I am getting ready to move to a different city. Right now I have about 80 houses to choose from. One of my parameters for ...
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Handling Mapquest different zoom levels for lower 48 USA and rest of the world

The Mapquest Open data site states: Please also note that global coverage is provided at zoom levels 0-11. Zoom Levels 12+ are provided only in the United States (lower 48) I want to be able ...
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Mapquest in Qgis, why the blur?

I'm trying to do a simple map in Qgis using mapquest has background. I have read that and followed the scale values but even while using those, I get some bad blur on my map. I can't figure out to do ...
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What alternatives do I have for Directions API other than Google Maps and MapQuest?

I need an API, other than the two below that, given the starting point and possibly the ending point, will re-order a list of waypoints by the shortest, fastest or optimized route: Google Directions ...
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mapquest geocoding - i can not get the (lon,lat) returned from the API

I just started using the mapQuest Geocoding API and I created a code for searching addresses. The following code alerts "OK" but I can not alert the (lat, lon) coords, even I tried with so many ...
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Geocoding API Comparison

Is there a good updated source for comparing existing Geocoding APIs (i.e. Google, Mapquest) and their features? I'm really interested in their language support as well. For example, Google has ...
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How often are MapQuest tiles updated with new OSM data?

When users make edits to OpenStreetMap, how long does it generally take for those edits to show up in the MapQuest tiles? Is this on the order of hours, days, or months?
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Map tiles and max/min latitude and longitude

I'm trying to build a map based on a center point lat/long, the map will always be a fixed size say 1024 by 1024. The user can chance the center point and zoom. If I populate the map with map tiles ...
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Differences between OSM data and MapQuest OSM data?

I currently have an OSM "stack" server (Postgres/PostGIS, Mapnik, OpensLayers) working in a development environment, with almost all the South America countries loaded on the database. Since the ...
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how to avoid the bbox limitations on a Mapquest XAPI request

I am doing the following: I send a request to the API-Server - over http as a response I get the following result - in XML example: the following link gives back all the Nodes of the Type ...