Can I clip a part of a basemap on ArcMap 10.4?

I'd like to know if it is possible to clip a basemap, specifically OpenStreetMap.

  • I am not sure about openstreet maps but arc basemaps can be clipped to a shape, right click on layer, then properties, then data frame, and you can clip to the other featureclass from there. – ed.hank Sep 8 '16 at 15:21

I suppose you mean extracting an image from a basemap raster (flux). You can add your basemap, then go to File/Export Map...

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In the dialog box, set the dpi you need, and for example for JPG files, don't forget to check the "Write World File" box. Then you insert your exported image.

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Next step if you really need to CLIP by for example a polygone boundary, is to use the Extract By Mask Tool on your new image (you will need Spatial analyst Extension for this last part).

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