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Web Mercator

Vicmap API is available in the Web Mercator (commonly known as Google maps) projection. This projection is utilised by the vast majority of Web Mapping applications around the world and will enable web developers and designers to integrate Vicmap API seamlessly into their current application or web page. All layers are served with high resolution tiles being 512 x 512 pixels.

WEB Mercator Hotlink

The Spherical Mercator or Web Mercator projection is coded as : 900913 equivilent to EPSG:3857.

For further information on the Web Mercator projection please visit Wikipedia

The scale levels and resolution are listed below. 

                         Web Mercator scales

functions table
Zoom LevelScale (m)Resolution

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

9,000,000

4,000,000

2,000,000

1,000,000

546,000

273,000

136,000

68,000

34,000

17,000

8531

4265

2133

1066

533

2445.9849051249898

1222.9924525624949

611.496226281379687

305.74811314055756

152.87405657041106

76.437028285073239

38.21851414253662

19.10925707126831

9.5546285356341549

4.7773142679493699

2.3886571339746849

1.1943285668550503

0.59716428355981721

0.29858214164761665

0.14929107082380833