Elevation Finder

This tool can be used to find an estimate for the elevation of a point on the earth.

Elevation Finder

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Instructions

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

Version History

  • 14th November 2013 - New search tool
  • 12th August 2010 - initial version

Previous Comments For This Page

The search feature doesn't work. There is a box with a cursor at the top left of the map box, but when I hit enter (there is no search/go/etc. button), nothing happens. The cursor just keeps flashing.
On 08/11/2014

It doesent work! the numbers are wrong *lol*
By Dingbat on 05/11/2014

how accurate is this
By ste on 05/11/2014

Great tool smooth easy operating just a great idea keep up the good work
By phil on 23/09/2014

Really like all your tools (Adblock removed!); the elevations seem to get funky at New Orleans on the river?
On 22/09/2014

Some Europeans use the decimal in place of a comma in numbers. 4.000 m (USA) = 4,0 m (Slovenia), not 4000 m.
On 11/09/2014

Hi, I think you are getting a decimal point confused with a comma. 4.000m is equivalent to 4m
By Free Map Tools on 11/09/2014

It says that Slovenias coastal town of Izola at 4.000 meters - so 4000 meters wrong :(
On 11/09/2014

Nonsence. According to this, the river Meon runs uphill at PO175AU
On 16/08/2014

What datum is being used for elevations given?
By Landsur1 on 22/07/2014

Sorry this program has water running up hill on the river Wey Guildford Surrey meaning it is impossible to tell height of Sewage works compaired with surrounding plots shame because if it was accurate it would be extremely usefull nb; the drop is 2.5 metres from Navigation to Wey at Bowers Lock ... GU4 7ND
By Jim Allen on 07/07/2014

RR battery east side of Causeway at Ehrhart
By RR Battery on 13/06/2014

Very interesting. Wish we'd seen it before we moved house. We're in a bog!
By Eborbiblio on 31/05/2014

The Ouse river in York is running uphill through the centre of town...
On 28/05/2014

Hi, when you say it doesn't work, can you give a bit more detail please? Does it appear, does it let you type in? Do any results appear on the list? Thanks
By Free Map Tools on 22/05/2014

search box doesn't work. MacBook Pro OS10.6.8
On 21/05/2014

Hi Bard, please have a look at http://www.hardmac.com/blog/2008/04/21/iphone-tip-simulate-mouse-over-actions
By Free Map Tools on 12/05/2014

How to 'Hover over the Marker' on on iPhone though, which don't have mice ?
By Bard on 12/05/2014

a very good site
On 27/04/2014

Hi, can you provide some examples please?
By Free Map Tools on 26/04/2014

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