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  • 50,000 map views / mo
  • 50,000 geocode requests / mo
  • 50,000 directions requests / mo
  • 50,000 Matrix elements / mo

Mapbox Maps SDK[edit | edit source]

Originally, Mapbox developed raster map libraries... Over time, Mapbox has deprecated these libraries in favor of vector map libraries.

The Mapbox Maps SDK is based on the Mapbox GL renderer, which takes stylesheets that conform to the Mapbox Style Specification, applies them to vector tiles... Mapbox GL also powers the Mapbox Static API, which produces static map images on the server side for situations where interactivity is unnecessary or impractical... Features...

Elevation api[edit | edit source]

3D terrain to the browser with Three.js demo

Terrain-RGB[edit | edit source]

Terrain-RGB uses each color channel as a position in a base-256 numbering system, allowing for 16,777,216 unique values. We’ve mapped these to 0.1 meter height increments