OpenStreetMap: Access to Open Street Map Raster Images

Accesses high resolution raster maps using the OpenStreetMap protocol. Dozens of road, satellite, and topographic map servers are directly supported, including CloudMade, Mapnik, Bing, stamen, and MapQuest. Maps can be plotted using either base graphics, or ggplot2. This package is not affiliated with the mapping project.

Version: 0.3.2
Depends: methods, R (≥ 2.10.0)
Imports: ggplot2 (≥ 0.9.0), rJava, raster, rgdal, sp
Suggests: colorspace, maptools
Published: 2015-10-09
Author: Ian Fellows, using the JMapViewer library by Jan Peter Stotz
Maintainer: Ian Fellows <ian at>
License: GPL-2 | file LICENCE
NeedsCompilation: no
SystemRequirements: Java (>= 1.5), JRI
In views: Spatial
CRAN checks: OpenStreetMap results


Reference manual: OpenStreetMap.pdf
Package source: OpenStreetMap_0.3.2.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: OpenStreetMap_0.3.2.tgz, r-oldrel: OpenStreetMap_0.3.1.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: OpenStreetMap_0.3.2.tgz
Old sources: OpenStreetMap archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: DeducerSpatial
Reverse imports: mapview, spatsurv
Reverse suggests: cartography, tmap, trajectories