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Public-images-osm logo.svg amenity = clock
A publicly visible clock. Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
Group: Amenities
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysshould not be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Useful combination
Status: approvedPage for proposal

amenity=clock is used to map a publicly visible clock.

Additional information

Use the following keys to add details to the clock (also see the value lists in the sections below).

  • support=* How is the clock supported/anchored?
  • display=* How is the time displayed?
  • visibility=* From which distance can you read the clock?
  • date=* Does the clock also show the current date?
  • thermometer=* Does the clock also display the (current) temperature?
  • barometer=* Does the clock also display the (current) barometric pressure?
  • hygrometer=* Does the clock also display the (current) humidity?



  • display=analog The time/data is displayed by hands on a dial.
  • display=digital The time/data is displayed digitally.
  • display=sundial The clock is a sundial.
  • display=unorthodox The time is displayed in an unorthodox manner (binary, water, reverse direction).


  • visibility=house Clock is readable from up to 5m (e.g. a small wall mounted clock)
  • visibility=street Clock is readable from up to 20m (e.g. a medium size billboard clock)
  • visibility=area Clock is readable from more than 20m (e.g. church clock)

Additional data

  • date=yes The clock also shows the current date. Default value: no.
  • advertising=yes The clock also has an advertising panel.
  • thermometer=yes The clock also displays the (current) temperature. Default value: no.
  • barometer=yes The clock also displays the (current) barometric pressure. Default value: no.
  • hygrometer=yes The clock also displays the (current) humidity. Default value: no.
  • faces=N The number of faces, e.g. faces=4. Default value: 1.


Possible Rendering

Amenity clock 20x20.svg suggested by User:Chrisana13

See also