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uMap let you create maps with OpenStreetMap layers in a minute and embed them in your site.

Maps Mapping And GIS Web Mapping

uMap Reviews and details

uMap Landing Page
uMap Landing Page


UMAP Uniform Manifold Approximation and Projection for Dimension Reduction | SciPy 2018 |

Paper Review Call 019 - UMAP

PyData Ann Arbor: Leland McInnes | PCA, t-SNE, and UMAP: Modern Approaches to Dimension Reduction

Social recommendations and mentions

We have tracked the following product recommendations or mentions on various public social media platforms and blogs. They can help you see what people think about uMap and what they use it for.
  • How to share PoI with other users?
    I haven't tried but I bet you could also import it into a uMap. Source: 2 months ago
  • Share your trips here!
    If you prefer not to use proprietary, walled-off services like Strava I recommend Umap which has some great map editing Functionality and allows sharing links or even exporting the maps as JSON. Source: 4 months ago
  • Self hosted POI map?
    I'm not hosting it myself but I'm using the open-source OSM uMap ( with a custom layer that points to a GeoJSON endpoint on my webserver. Source: 6 months ago
  • collaboration between 9 users
    That being said, exists. This is a website where one can make a small map, personal or shared with friends who can edit. Source: 7 months ago
  • Latest options for Maps
    Open Street Map iframe of a custom map ( with an external layer that points to an endpoint on my server. The server takes my database of points/labels/etc and serves it in GeoJSON format for OSM to understand and render. Source: 7 months ago
  • All the places I've been in our beautiful continent! (Never been on a plane in my life btw)
    If anyone is also not satisfied with coloring in NUTS regions, maybe check out uMap. Source: 8 months ago
  • Maps Creation tools
    Hi, You can try uMap which use OpenStreetMap: Source: 9 months ago
  • Solarpunk app
    Why not start a solarpunk map without an app? Source: 12 months ago
  • I think I found an ORM Easter egg!
    If you can prove that it's the designated on-the-ground name, then you can add it back :) - But it seems at least some of you implied it doesn't exist in that name. If you want to add a marker with that name onto the map even if the name is incorrect you can use Source: about 1 year ago
  • Local map creator app or program? I’d like to create a map of the area around my accomodation to showcase walking tracks, lookouts, animal viewing platforms etc nearby. Does anyone know of a map creator I can use to create my own map for guests. (Australia)
    You could use something like or to overlay that information into other maps. Source: about 1 year ago
  • Plot custom data[received from an API] on map
    uMap might be an option if the data is in a supported format (geojson, csv, gpx, kml, georss). Source: over 1 year ago
  • Edit openstreetmap data on local server
    Just draw on top of an OpenStreetMap background map. E.g. Using That doesn’t give you tiles, but a shareable map. Source: over 1 year ago
  • Is it possible to overlay map data?
    Https:// does exactly that. Source: over 1 year ago
  • Looking for the gold nuggets of websites
    If you would be satisfied with a color pointer in the center of the street, perhaps umap would be the easiest approach. French streets are typically less than 1000 meters long, so this might be a good compromise. Source: over 1 year ago
  • I've looked every where for a program.
    If it's ok it being an online tool, I've used for this sort of thing before. Source: almost 2 years ago
  • I need help creating a map to help people find resources (doctors, daycares) in their area.
    I like uMap for small projects like this, though it may be tricky to do the filtering on the fly. Source: almost 2 years ago
  • Open Source, Free/Cheap map sharing/interaction solution?
    You can have a look at : Source: about 2 years ago
  • Is there any way to convert my .gpx, .kml, .geojson to PDF?
    Website in question is and I've found another site that let's me download my maps as pdf's ( Source: about 2 years ago
  • What websites do you use to make maps
    If you mean displaying points on a webmap that can become part of a page, I typically use umap. Source: about 2 years ago

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