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Umap logo.svg
Author Blacktocat.svg yohanboniface
License WTFPL
Platform Cross-platform
Status Active
Version 1.2.2 (2020-03-28)
Language multiple languages
Source code Blacktocat.svg umap-project/umap
Programming languages Python and JavaScript

Create your own map, add marker and much more

uMap lets you create a map with OpenStreetMap layers and embed it in your site. All within a few minutes. You can create custom maps (see the examples at the instances' front pages). It is powered by open source, WTFPL-licensed software.



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Outside Wiki


Voir FR:UMap#Articles_tutoriels_et_billets_de_blogues


  1. Create an always up to date map with Overpass (en)
  2. blog post about new features in uMap (2014-08-25) (en)
  3. Using overpass queries in uMap (2020-11-23) (en)


  1. Creare una mappa online con fotografie in uMap aggiornabile con EtherCalc (it)
  2. come creare una mappa web in stile Open – Video tutorial (it)
  3. come caricare un layer da remoto su uMap con overpass-api – Video tutorial (it)



Some of the more expressive maps made with uMap:

Pseudo-maps using custom locations, not real geolocations on Earth:


Built using Django (Python) and Leaflet (JavaScript). It also uses the modules django-leaflet-storage and Leaflet.Storage.

Translations are available on Transifex:

Developers news and release notes

Feedback and help

See also

  • offers drawing geometries, displaying markers according to coordinate tables, overlay GPX or KML data, and finally share your map even privately.
  • ShareMap is a flash based online tool to create geometric elements on a background map (OSM among others), display GPX or KML files, import elements from OSM API via overpass-api and finally save the result in different formats for different purposes.
  • is a similar web service
  • An interview with the founder of the public movement "Anti-borschevik" (anti-hogweed) about how they use uMap.