Top 23 vector-tile Open-Source Projects
Interactive, thoroughly customizable maps in the browser, powered by vector tiles and WebGLProject mention: 75% of Nova Scotia's population lives in the red areas | reddit.com/r/NovaScotia | 2022-05-20
Do you have programming skills? MapboxGL JS is a great library for stuff like this, you can really easily add a layer of GeoJSON data to a map. If you're looking for something less technical Google map lets you create custom maps where you can add a bunch of pins.
🗺 MapSCII is a Braille & ASCII world map renderer for your console - enter => telnet mapscii.me <= on Mac (brew install telnet) and Linux, connect with PuTTY on WindowsProject mention: Yes, this thing exists and works better than google maps | reddit.com/r/linuxmemes | 2022-06-29
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Interactive, thoroughly customizable maps in native Android, iOS, macOS, Node.js, and Qt applications, powered by vector tiles and OpenGLProject mention: Max zoom levels? | reddit.com/r/mapbox | 2022-03-26
Yes, I'm using the Flutter MapBox GL project (that uses the native implementation, which is mostly written in C++). I'm using vector tiles, and it's getting down to 1.35cm/pixel for iOS and .12cm/pixel for Android at my latitude; I believe this is level 22 for iOS and 25.5 for Android.
Build vector tilesets from large collections of GeoJSON features.Project mention: Reducing vector tile size in QGIS for Mapbox import | reddit.com/r/QGIS | 2022-07-01
Unsure how to do it with qgis. however it seems to be simple with Tippecanoe..here. They seem to have some examples that show what you need to do in the readme.
WebGL map rendering engine for creative cartography (by tangrams)
OpenMapTiles Vector Tile Schema ImplementationProject mention: Show HN: Flatmap – a new tool to create vector tiles from OpenStreetMap data | news.ycombinator.com | 2021-10-25
Flatmap calls into user-defined profiles in 2 places: first when processing each input element to map it to a vector tile feature, then a second time right before emitting all vector features in a layer.
That second call lets you manipulate vector features on each tile using JTS geometry utilities (i.e. merge nearby polygons or lines with the same tags). PostGIS uses GEOS which is ported from JTS so you have access to pretty much the same geometry utilities - often with the same name.
It's definitely not as flexible as a PostGIS based solution - especially if you join faraway features that don't appear on the same tile, but in practice it was enough to port the entire OpenMapTiles schema.
See the basemap layers package: https://github.com/onthegomap/flatmap/tree/main/flatmap-base...
For example see the landcover layer: https://github.com/onthegomap/flatmap/blob/main/flatmap-base...
Which was ported from the SQL contained in: https://github.com/openmaptiles/openmaptiles/tree/master/lay...
Also, this OpenMapTiles PR might help improve your pipeline after it gets merged: https://github.com/openmaptiles/openmaptiles-tools/pull/383
Vector and raster maps with GL styles. Server side rendering by Mapbox GL Native. Map tile server for Mapbox GL JS, Android, iOS, Leaflet, OpenLayers, GIS via WMTS, etc.Project mention: Shade Map Pro | news.ycombinator.com | 2022-03-03
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An open source visual editor for the 'Mapbox Style Specification' (by maputnik)Project mention: Is it possible to remove street names and other text labels from the map? | reddit.com/r/openstreetmap | 2022-05-12
Check out https://maputnik.github.io/editor/ or https://www.maptiler.com/cloud/customize/
Make OpenStreetMap vector tiles without the stackProject mention: Show HN: Self-Hosted Maps Stack | news.ycombinator.com | 2022-05-27
Blazing fast and lightweight PostGIS vector tiles server
2D and 3D map renderer using OpenGL ES
Display gridded vector data (sliced GeoJSON or protobuf vector tiles) in Leaflet 1.0.0Project mention: Why is do I get the error: vectorgrid does not exist on type import ... (Leaflet) | reddit.com/r/Angular2 | 2021-10-20
Hi I am trying to https://github.com/Leaflet/Leaflet.VectorGrid with leaflet. I have seen that there are no typings for that project so I have created leaflet.vectorgrid.d.ts and used https://github.com/Zahma/Leaflet.VectorGrid/blob/master/leaflet.vectorgrid.d.ts as typings. I have imported both like this:
Tilezen vector tile service - OpenStreetMap data in several formatsProject mention: Show HN: 3D map of shade around the world | news.ycombinator.com | 2022-01-06
The open-source alternative to Mapbox GL Native. SDKs for iOS, Android and other platforms
Basic Go server for mbtilesProject mention: Which tile server should I use? Terracotta or Geoserver or is there a better one? | reddit.com/r/gis | 2022-07-15
https://github.com/consbio/mbtileserver We heavily use this tile server works awesome
Central repository for Qwant Maps resourcesProject mention: Avid Chromer since 2009. Just permanently ditched Chrome for Firefox. 'Total Cookie Protection' is a killer feature. I'm so done with endless tracking and site manipulation. | reddit.com/r/firefox | 2022-07-09
I wish this was more configurable, some canvas-based app do not work with this option enabled :c (for example it appears to be the case with mapbox based games : https://www.qwant.com/maps)
Maps server providing tiles, geocoder, and routerProject mention: What Are The Best Linux Apps? | reddit.com/r/linuxquestions | 2022-01-05
Pure Maps with OSM Scout Server for offline mapping and geolocation
protomaps fork of tippecanoe - build big vector tilesets of thematic data (by protomaps)Project mention: Reducing vector tile size in QGIS for Mapbox import | reddit.com/r/QGIS | 2022-07-01
If you have some issues with the mapvox version there is a more updated version by protomaps here. However homebrew won't install this so it might get tricky if you don't know command line very well.
A flutter package for showing customizable vector/raster maps with Maplibre GL (forked from tobrun/flutter-mapbox-gl)Project mention: Using Google Maps with Flutter or alternatives? | reddit.com/r/FlutterDev | 2022-05-22
A fast way to split OSM data in to a portable tiled formatProject mention: Are there any good tools to view the .pbf files from Planet OSM offline? | reddit.com/r/openstreetmap | 2021-09-15
* mapsplit format works around this by using a tiled format, see https://github.com/simonpoole/mapsplit
Generate vector tiles for the entire planet on relatively low spec hardware.Project mention: Downloadable Planet, Europe and Netherlands MBTiles frequently updated | reddit.com/r/openstreetmap | 2022-06-11
Thank you! I did find this recently and have a VM running to see how that works, but a download is much easier to use.
A native Haskell codec for Mapbox Vector Tiles.
Convert ESRI VTPK into mbtilesProject mention: Offline imagery from another navigation apps. | reddit.com/r/ATAK | 2022-01-10
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Avid Chromer since 2009. Just permanently ditched Chrome for Firefox. 'Total Cookie Protection' is a killer feature. I'm so done with endless tracking and site manipulation.
2 projects | reddit.com/r/firefox | 9 Jul 2022
Reducing vector tile size in QGIS for Mapbox import
2 projects | reddit.com/r/QGIS | 1 Jul 2022
Yes, this thing exists and works better than google maps
2 projects | reddit.com/r/linuxmemes | 29 Jun 2022
OsmAnd+ routing tips?
3 projects | reddit.com/r/fossdroid | 22 Jun 2022
Show HN: Self-Hosted Maps Stack
11 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 27 May 2022
2 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 22 May 2022
Using Google Maps with Flutter or alternatives?
2 projects | reddit.com/r/FlutterDev | 22 May 2022
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