OPM Moon Basemap v0.1

This basemap of the Moon in a combination of multiple raster and vector datasets that provides a characteristic view for a broader audience.

How to Use

XYZ raster tiles URL

Copy and paste the following URL in your javascript code using web clients such as Leaflet, Google Maps, or OpenLayers.


Note that you can fetch individual layer or a group of layers for this basemap. For example, you can fetch only tiles related to the nomenclature labels, and lay it on top of a single-layer raster basemap available for this planetary body. Learn more about how to fetch CARTO XYZ Tiles for Named Maps.


var map = L.map('map');

var baselayer = new L.tileLayer('https://cartocdn-gusc.global.ssl.fastly.net/opmbuilder/api/v1/map/named/opm-moon-basemap-v0-1/all/{z}/{x}/{y}.png', {
			zoom: 3,
			tms: false,
var map = new ol.Map({
  target: 'map',
	layers: [
	          new ol.layer.Tile({
	            source: new ol.source.XYZ({
	              url: 'https://cartocdn-gusc.global.ssl.fastly.net/opmbuilder/api/v1/map/named/opm-moon-basemap-v0-1/all/{z}/{x}/{y}.png'
  view: new ol.View({
    center: [0,0],
    zoom: 4

Data Layers

This basemap is composed of the following datasets:

Moon Luna Sites
Moon Apollo Sites
Moon Nomenclature (polygons)
Moon Topography Contours (1km interval)
Moon Hillshaded Albedo

Vector datasets are styled, using the CartoCSS styling language, according the following CARTO MapConfig file:

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