ArcGIS REST Services Directory

Layer: World Hillshade (ID: 0)

Name: World Hillshade

Display Field: Id

Type: Feature Layer

Geometry Type: esriGeometryPolygon

Description: This map portrays elevation as an artistic hillshade. This map is designed to be used as a backdrop for topographical, soil, hydro, landcover or other outdoor recreational maps. The map was compiled from a variety of sources from several data providers. The basemap has global coverage down to a scale of ~1:577k. In North America, South America, Africa, Australia, the East Indies, New Zealand, islands of the western Pacific, in most of Europe and continental Asia the coverage is available down to ~1:144k. In the United States, Western Europe, Finland and Norway coverage is provided to ~1:18k. Additionally, Netherlands, Denmark, Finland and select areas of the U.S. are provided down to ~1:9k. For more information on this map, including our terms of use, visit us online at

Definition Expression: N/A

Copyright Text: Sources: Esri, USGS, NGA, NASA, CGIAR, N Robinson, NCEAS, NLS, OS, NMA, Geodatastyrelsen, Rijkswaterstaat, GSA, Geoland, FEMA, Intermap and the GIS user community

Default Visibility: true

MaxRecordCount: 1000

Supported Query Formats: JSON, AMF

Min Scale: 0

Max Scale: 0

Supports Advanced Queries: false

Supports Statistics: false

Has Labels: false

Can Modify Layer: false

Can Scale Symbols: false

Use Standardized Queries: true

Drawing Info: Advanced Query Capabilities:
HasZ: false

HasM: false

Has Attachments: false

HTML Popup Type: esriServerHTMLPopupTypeNone

Type ID Field: null

Supported Operations:   Generate Renderer   Return Updates