provides a specification for serving geographic information through the web
as georeferenced images that are tiled
, divided into regularly-sized units, and cached
for quick delivery; this is called the Web
Map Tile Service
specification. In addition to providing a visible representation of selected geospatial
data, it allows the scientific attributes of the data to be queried geographically. The services listed
below conform to the WMTS specification version 1.0.0.