contextily: context geo tiles in Python
contextily is a small Python 3 package to retrieve and write to disk tile maps from
the internet into geospatial raster files. Bounding boxes can be passed in both WGS84 (
EPSG:4326) and Spheric Mercator (
EPSG:3857). See the notebook
contextily_guide.ipynb for usage.
- Toner and Terrain map tiles by Stamen Design, under CC BY 3.0. Data by OpenStreetMap, under ODbL.
- Watercolor map tiles by Stamen Design, under CC BY 3.0. Data by OpenStreetMap, under CC BY SA.
Python 3 only:
pip3 install contextily
BSD compatible. See