Display nodes in the Worldwide Map of Orion nodes resource

Nodes and groups that contain information about their location in the OpenStreet format are displayed automatically. See Place nodes automatically on the Worldwide Map

Objects with the same position are displayed as one location.

Although there is one Worldwide map, you can add the Worldwide Map resource to multiple views, and display different objects and information on each view. For example, you can apply different zoom levels, use different titles and subtitles, or center the map on different coordinates.

If you cannot see the Worldwide Map resource on a view, add the resource. See Add resources and columns to views, and define subviews.

Add nodes manually

Add a new location into the map, and define the nodes positioned in the location.

  1. Click Manage Map in the Worldwide Map resource.
  2. Click Place Nodes on the Map Manually, and click into the map where you want to place the nodes.
  3. Use the Grouping and Search tools to select nodes which you want to place on the map.

    Click > next to a node group to expand a list of all nodes in the group.

  4. Provide a name for the location.
  5. Click Place on Map.
  6. Click Submit.
    If you want to further edit the map, click Save and Continue.

Edit the position of locations

If the exact position is not known or important, you can drag locations to their positions.

  1. Click Manage Map in the Worldwide Map resource.
  2. Click a map location, and click Edit Location.
  3. Provide the Latitude and Longitude of the new location, and click Save.
  4. Click Submit.
    If you want to further edit the map, click Save and Continue.

Add or remove nodes in locations, or rename locations

  1. Click Manage Map in the Worldwide Map resource.
  2. Click the map location you want to edit, and click Edit at the top right of the list of nodes at the selected map location.
  3. Add or remove nodes in the location.
    • Select nodes to be added in the Available Objects section.
    • To remove nodes, click x next to the node in the Selected Objects section.

      If you want to rename the location, type the new name in the Name of Location field at the bottom of the Available Objects section.

  4. Click Save Changes.
  5. To apply your changes in the resource, click Submit or Save and Continue if you want to further edit your worldwide map.

Delete locations

  1. Click Manage Map in the Worldwide Map resource.
  2. Select the map location.
  3. Click Remove from Map, and then confirm the map location removal.
  4. Click Submit.
    If you want to further edit the map, click Save and Continue.

See also Worldwide Map of Orion nodes resource