mapbox-gl-js VS OpenLayers3

Compare mapbox-gl-js vs OpenLayers3 and see what are their differences.

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mapbox-gl-js OpenLayers3
13 60
10,697 10,858
0.7% 1.2%
9.8 9.9
3 days ago 4 days ago
JavaScript JavaScript
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License
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mapbox-gl-js

Posts with mentions or reviews of mapbox-gl-js. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2024-01-22.

OpenLayers3

Posts with mentions or reviews of OpenLayers3. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2024-04-15.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing mapbox-gl-js and OpenLayers3 you can also consider the following projects:

maplibre-gl-js - MapLibre GL JS - Interactive vector tile maps in WebGL2

Leaflet - πŸƒ JavaScript library for mobile-friendly interactive maps πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¦

cesium - An open-source JavaScript library for world-class 3D globes and maps :earth_americas: [Moved to: https://github.com/CesiumGS/cesium]

h3 - Hexagonal hierarchical geospatial indexing system

Cesium - An open-source JavaScript library for world-class 3D globes and maps :earth_americas:

ffprobe-wasm - A Web-based FFProbe. Powered by FFmpeg, Vue and Web Assembly!

vue3-openlayers - Web map Vue 3.x components with the power of OpenLayers

martin - Blazing fast and lightweight PostGIS, MBtiles and PMtiles tile server, tile generation, and mbtiles tooling.

tangram - WebGL map rendering engine for creative cartography

mapbox.js - Mapbox JavaScript API, a Leaflet Plugin