Free & Discounted Maps
Our free and discounted maps can be downloaded and used commercially with a nonrestrictive Creative Commons License (CC-BY 4.0). If you are planning to use these maps in any kind of product you will have to add an attribution which states where they come from. An example could look like this:
Map designed by boundlessmaps.com
Premium Maps License Options
|invitations, advertising and promotional projects, including printed materials, product packaging, presentations, film and video presentations, commercials, catalogs, brochures, promotional greeting cards and promotional postcards (ie. not for resale or license) up to an unlimited number of prints
|non-commercial, educational or research projects
|social media post or profile image
|decorative background on a personal computer or mobile device
|online or electronic publications, including web pages, blogs, ebooks and videos, limited to a
maximum of 48,000,000 total pixels (for example: 6000px x 8000px) per media file where un-edited
|invitations, advertising and promotional projects, including printed materials, product packaging, presentations, catalogs, brochures, promotional greeting cards and postcards up to an unlimited number of prints
|entertainment applications, such as books and book covers, magazines, newspapers, editorials, newsletters, and video, broadcast and theatrical presentations up to an unlimited number of prints
|prints, posters (i.e. a hardcopy) and other reproductions for personal or promotional purposes, resale, license or other distribution up to an unlimited number of prints
|design elements (Props & Scenery) in television broadcasts, short film & full-length film productions
|design templates for resale (software, applications & web distribution)
|design elements on software applications for resale (smartphones, tablets, desktop operating systems)
|in themes, skins and other electronic software meant for resale with unlimited amount of pixels per media file where un-edited
Note, Standard and Extended licenses permit you to use the purchased maps in one project only. For use in multiple projects, additional licenses may be required.
Our maps use exclusively open data sources and some of which require you to follow their attribution requirements when you distribute our maps, free or premium. Below we provide more details and examples for proper attribution.
© OpenStreetMap contributors
NASA Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) datasets provided by the LP DAAC requires any author using this product in their work to credit the data, and any assistance provided by the LP DAAC, in the data section of the paper, the acknowledgement section, and/or as a reference. The recommended citation is:
NASA JPL (2013). NASA Shuttle Radar Topography Mission Global 1 arc second [Data set]. NASA EOSDIS Land Processes DAAC.
Accessed 2023-05-09 from https://doi.org/10.5067/MEaSUREs/SRTM/SRTMGL1.003.
© GeoNames licensed under CC BY 4.0