This tool can be used to find an estimate for the elevation of a point on the earth.
Input the latitude and longitude of a point on the left map and see the estimated elevation.
To use the elevation finder tool:
- Zoom and pan the map to find the desired location
- Click on the map to place a marker. You will then see the estimated elevation displayed below the map.
- Click again to place further markers
- You can find the elevation of any old marker by hovering over the marker with your mouse.
- Use the search facility to:
- Find a location
- Find a business nearby
- Any search results will be displayed below the map
- Click clear map to remove all markers from the map
- 4th August 2015 - latitude and longitude of location displayed below the map
- 1st August 2015 - New option to estimate elevation by inputting latitude and longitude
- 14th November 2013 - New search tool
- 12th August 2010 - initial version
Previous Comments For This Page
It's most important think.
By sunny on 31/08/2015
Hi Jon, this has been added.
By Free Map Tools on 04/08/2015
When clicking on a point to obtain the height, it would be useful to have the Lat and Long for that point displayed to say 6dp.
It would give our feeders a one stop shop for height and Lat/Long.
Dave, this has now been implemented
By Free Map Tools on 01/08/2015
PLEASE MODIFY TO ACCEPT CO-ORDINATES, TA.
By DAVE on 30/07/2015
Wow, it works nice
not accurate ,but still some time it works ,,however area calculator is very good tool .in this site ...
By naveed alam dirvi (pakistan) on 23/07/2015
I am impressed. I have been looking for this for quite some time. Only thing that would make it better is if it would give you an average grade or fill necessary, but that would make my job too easy. Glad to have found you.
By McWhorter on 23/07/2015
It would be very helpful if by clicking the cursor on a point on a map, it would tell you what the elevation is at that point. Is there some where on this site that I can do that or is there another map site for that.
By Searcher on 08/07/2015
whats the reference to site if I was to use a elevation from this site?
Hi Sam, the output is an estimate for the distance above mean sea level. So as you go over water the figure will likely be negative as it gives the distance from mean sea level to the sea floor.
By Free Map Tools on 26/06/2015
Sea level should be zero, right? I get high negatives! Try it yourself. But on land its pretty close and good fun.
By Sam on 26/06/2015
Sea level should be zero, right? I get high negatives! Try it yourself.
By Sam on 26/06/2015
By Class on 07/06/2015
i love this
***This is not accurate at all***. I have a point which I know for certain is between 7m-8m and wanted to find it more precisely. This tool tells me it's 13m!
I don't think it's accurate.
how can I save my map with the elevation data?
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