Tag:place=continent

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Public-images-osm logo.svg place = continent
Osm element tag.svg
Description
One of the seven continents: Africa, Antarctica, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America, South America Edit or translate this description.
Group: Places
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysshould not be used on areasmay be used on relations
Useful combination
See also
Wikidata
Status: approved

The continents of the earth are tagged with this.

How to Map

Add the place=continent to the appropriate node and name it using name=*.

Examples

place=continent
name=Africa

place=continent
name=Antarctica

place=continent
name=Asia

place=continent
name=Australia

place=continent
name=Europe

place=continent
name=North America

place=continent
name=South America

and an example referencing the continent:

place=city
name=Stockholm
is_in:continent=Europe

See also