Overpass Turbo

Overpass Turbo is a nifty OpenStreetMap server which allows interactive experimentation with map filtering, display formats, etc.

Example

This should produce a skeletal map of a neighborhood near UT Austin, showing only roads (i.e., no buildings) as unlabeled, fixed width lines:

  • In Settings > Map:
    • Set "Tiles Opacity" to 0.
    • Set "Don't display small features as POIs."

  • Enter an address (e.g., "26th and Guadalupe, Austin, TX, USA").

  • In the left-hand (code) area, enter:
      way[highway]({{bbox}}); out; >; out skel;

  • Click the "Run" button.

Here's a screenshot:


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Topic revision: r2 - 22 Jan 2016, RichMorin
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