Tag:water=reflecting_pool

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Description
A shallow pool of water, undisturbed by fountain jets, for a calm reflective surface, often found in gardens, squares or at memorial sites Edit or translate this description.
Group: Water
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Status: in use

The tag water=reflecting pool is used with natural=water to map a reflecting pool: a water feature found in gardens, squares, and at memorial sites, which consists of a shallow pool of water, undisturbed by fountain jets, for a calm reflective surface.

How to Map

Draw the reflecting pool area outline. If there is an island in the reflecting pool, you may need to create a multipolygon relation.

Add natural=water and water=reflecting_pool.

Tags used in combination

  • name=* - if the reflecting pool has a commonly used name

See also

  • landuse=reservoir or water=reservoir - A reservoir or an artificial lake is used to store water. Usually formed by a dam over a natural water course, water then backs up into a natural valley or depression.
  • landuse=basin or water=basin - an area of land artificially graded to hold water.
  • water=lake + natural=water for a natural or semi-natural lake
  • water=moat - A moat: A deep, wide defensive ditch, normally filled with water, dug to surround a fortified habitation.