HERE Technologies - Amazon Location Service

HERE Technologies

Amazon Location Service uses HERE Technologies’ location services to help AWS customers use maps, geocode, and calculate routes effectively. HERE's location data offers a location-centric platform that's open, secure, and private. By selecting HERE location data, you are selecting accurate, fresh, and robust data that's deployed natively on the AWS Cloud.

For additional capability information, see HERE on Amazon Location Service data providers.

HERE map styles

Amazon Location Service supports the following HERE map styles when creating a map resource:

Note

HERE map styles that are not listed in this section are currently not supported.

HERE Contrast (Berlin)

HERE Contrast (Berlin)

Map style name: VectorHereContrast

HERE Contrast (Berlin)

A detailed base map of the world that blends 3D and 2D rendering. The high contrast street map includes highways, major roads, minor roads, railways, water features, cities, parks, landmarks, building footprints, and administrative boundaries.

Fonts

Amazon Location serves fonts using GetMapGlyphs. The following are available font stacks for this map:

  • Fira GO Regular

  • Fira GO Bold

Note

This style was renamed from VectorHereBerlin (HERE Berlin maps). VectorHereBerlin is deprecated, but will continue to work in applications that use it.

HERE Explore

HERE Explore

Map style name: VectorHereExplore

HERE Explore

A detailed, neutral base map of the world. The street map includes highways, major roads, minor roads, railways, water features, cities, parks, landmarks, building footprints, and administrative boundaries. Includes a fully designed map of Japan.

Fonts

Amazon Location serves fonts using GetMapGlyphs. The following are available font stacks for this map:

  • Fira GO Italic

  • Fira GO Regular

  • Fira GO Bold

  • Noto Sans CJK JP Light

  • Noto Sans CJK JP Regular

  • Noto Sans CJK JP Bold

HERE Explore Truck

HERE Explore Truck

Map style name: VectorHereExploreTruck

HERE Explore Truck

A detailed, neutral base map of the world. The street map builds on top of the HERE Explore style, and highlights track restrictions and attributes (including width, height, and HAZMAT) with symbols and icons, to support use cases within transport and logistics.

Fonts

Amazon Location serves fonts using GetMapGlyphs. The following are available font stacks for this map:

  • Fira GO Italic

  • Fira GO Regular

  • Fira GO Bold

  • Noto Sans CJK JP Light

  • Noto Sans CJK JP Regular

  • Noto Sans CJK JP Bold

For additional information about map data quality in different regions of the world, see HERE map coverage.

Coverage: HERE

You can use HERE as a data provider to support queries for geocoding, reverse geocoding, and searches when you create a place index resource, or to support queries to calculate a route when you create a route calculator resource.

HERE provides different levels of data quality in different regions of the world. For additional information about coverage in your region of interest, see the following:

Terms of use and data attribution: HERE

Before you use a data provider, be sure you can comply with all applicable legal requirements, including license terms applicable to the use of the provider. For more information, see AWS Service Terms. Because of licensing limitations, you may not use HERE to store geocoding results for locations in Japan.

When using a data provider with your Amazon Location resources for your application or documentation, be sure to provide attributions for each data provider you use. For additional information about attribution guidelines, see HERE Technologies' Supplier Terms Applicable to Location and Other Content.

Error reporting to HERE

To report map errors and discrepancies to HERE, go to https://www.here.com/contact and choose Report a map error.