World Dark Gray Reference

World dark gray reference layer

Map Service Name: World_Dark_Gray_Reference

Description: This map service provides labels for selected cities, towns, and neighborhoods around the world, in support of the World Dark Gray Base map. Together they draw attention to your thematic content by providing a neutral background with minimal colors, labels, and features. Only key information is represented to provide geographic context, allowing your data to come to the foreground.

This map was compiled by Esri using HERE data, DeLorme basemap layers, MapmyIndia data, OpenStreetMap data, GIS community data, and Esri basemap data. The map includes worldwide coverage from 1:591M scale to 1:577k scale. More detailed coverage is included in North America, Europe, Africa, South America and Central America, the Middle East, Pacific Island nations, India, Australia, and New Zealand down to the 1:9k scale. Data for Pacific Island nations from ~1:288k to ~1:9k was sourced from OpenStreetMap contributors. Specific country list and documentation of Esri's process for including OSM data is in OSM Data Usage in Esri's ArcGIS Online Basemaps (PDF).

This map includes similar coverage to the World Dark Gray Base basemap. View the World Dark Gray Base coverage map for more information.

Attribution: Sources: Esri, DeLorme, HERE, MapmyIndia, © OpenStreetMap contributors, and the GIS community

Coordinate System: Web Mercator Auxiliary Sphere (WKID 102100)

Tiling Scheme: Web Mercator Auxiliary Sphere

Map Service Data Format: Map server cache in PNG32 format