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The speed limit is set by a sign.
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should not be used on nodesmay be used on waysshould not be used on areasshould not be used on relations (except multipolygon relations)


See also


Status: in use

The speed limit is set by a sign, must be combined with maxspeed=*.

Note that some mappers and/or regions prefer to use maxspeed:type=*.

See also

  • Key:maxspeed:type - listing of other values, including implicit values for when there is no sign
  • Key:source:maxspeed - an alternative way of tagging the type of speed limit
  • Default speed limits - listing of part of legal situation regarding speed limits, specifically what the default is without explicit signage