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User manual




Displaying maps

Displaying markers

Customizing markers

Mapping services

Semantic mapping

Coordinates data-type

Querying coordinate data

Distance query

Maps in forms

Admin manual

Maps supports several distance units which you can use in all the functionality added by it, and it's extensions.

Supported units

Unit (in metres): supported notations

  • Meters (1m): m, meter, meters
  • Kilometres (1000m): km, kilometers, kilometres
  • Miles (1609.344m): mi, mile, miles
  • Nautical miles (1852m): nm, nautical mile, nautical miles

Converting distances

At the moment there is no way to convert distances to use another unit yet. This will be added in the future though.