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A compass rose or wind rose. Show/edit corresponding data item.
Group: man made
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areas (and multipolygon relations)should not be used on relations (except multipolygon relations)
Useful combination
Status: in use

A  compass rose or wind rose. Typically this element appears in the coast: ports, footways across the coast line, etc. It may also appear in a playground or at an airfield.

The compass rose is a rose indicating the cardinal points (north, south, ...) and wind rose indicates the name of the winds and optionally its direction.

How to map

Set a node node or draw an area area and tag it as man_made=compass_rose.

For indicate whether it's a compass_rose or a wind_rose or both, you could use compass_rose:type=compass_rose, compass_rose:type=wind_rose or compass_rose:type=both, respectively.

Tags to use in combination

Useful combination of this tag is with name=* and tourism=attraction if it's applicable.

See also