Map Tile


For cached maps, this resource represents a single cached tile for the map. The image bytes for the tile at the specified level, row and column are directly streamed to the client. If the tile is not found, an HTTP status code of 404 (Not found) is returned.

Resource Hierarchy

Map Tile

Request Parameters




This parameter was added in 10.2

Description: This parameter applies only to cached map services that are configured with the ability to return blank or missing tiles for areas where cache is not available. When blankTile=false, the server will return a resource not found (HTTP 404) response instead of a blank or missing tile. When this parameter is not set, the response will contain the header blank-tile : true for a blank/missing tile.

Example Usage

Example 1: Requests a map tile for the PublicSafetyBasemap service on sampleserver1: