Open Static Map API

Examples

Map Bounding Box

Map with Bounding Box

https://open.mapquestapi.com/staticmap/v5/map?key=KEY&boundingBox=38.915,-77.072,38.876,-77.001&size=1100,500@2x

In some cases, when doing a boundingBox, changing the margin parameter can adjust the zoom level accordingly when you are out of the bounds of the map. Below is an example where the margin parameter is 200 instead of the default value of 50.

Map with Bounding Box and Margin

https://open.mapquestapi.com/staticmap/v5/map?key=KEY&boundingBox=38.915,-77.072,38.876,-77.001&margin=200&size=1100,500@2x