Topographic maps get smartphone support
The online “GSI Maps” of the Geospatial Information Authority of Japan have been renewed in order to ensure comfortable use from mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets.
This will make it possible to view various layers of geospatial information, such as topographic maps, disaster information and elevation values, etc. even from mobile devices.
Features of renewed "GSI Maps":
Screen design easy to use from mobile devices
Current position display using GPS functions of smartphones
Renewed "GSI Maps" http://maps.gsi.go.jp/(in Japanese)
Going forward, GSI will continue to provide maps through "GSI Maps".
Attachment: Features of renewed "GSI Maps" [PDF 207KB]