Identifying Map Tiles

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Map websites such as Bing Maps and Google Maps often store their maps as many different image files, called tiles. The lowest zoom level (level0) consists of a single tile with a low-detail image of the whole map, zoom level1consists of four tiles each containing a slightly more detailed version of a quarter of the map, and in general zoom levelncontains4ndifferent tiles that each contain a part of the map.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://toph.co/p/identifying-map-tiles