Search for a location

When using the “Find an area to edit” search bar, you have different options for running map searches. When entering a search term the system will autocomplete and provide suggestions.

Fig.: “Find an area to edit” search bar

 

The following search terms are supported:

1 Entering coordinates in Lat/Lon order

  • 41.88508,-87.632444
  • 41 53 6.29,-87 37 56.80
  • +41° 53′ 6.29″,-87° 37′ 56.80
  • 40° 45′ 36.000″ N,73° 59′ 2.400″ W
Fig.: Searching by coordinates in Lat/Long order followed by search suggestions

 

2 Entering a country name, city name, street name, postal code or a combination

Fig.: Searching by geographic location names followed by search suggestions

 

3 Entering a place name

Fig.: Searching by place names followed by search suggestions