Module:Location map/data/France Grand Est

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Location map of Grand Est
name Grand Est
3.17 ←↕→ 8.465
map center 48°47′19″N 5°49′03″E / 48.7885°N 5.8175°E / 48.7885; 5.8175
image Grand Est region location map.svg
image1 Alsace-Champagne-Ardenne-Lorraine region relief location map.jpg

Module:Location map/data/France Grand Est is a location map definition used to overlay markers and labels on an equirectangular projection map of Grand Est. The markers are placed by latitude and longitude coordinates on the default map or a similar map image.


These definitions are used by the following templates when invoked with parameter "France Grand Est":

Map definition

  • name = Grand Est
    Name used in the default map caption
  • bottom = 47.257
    Latitude at bottom edge of map, in decimal degrees
  • left = 3.17
    Longitude at left edge of map, in decimal degrees
  • right = 8.465
    Longitude at right edge of map, in decimal degrees

Alternative map

The {{Location map}}, {{Location map many}}, and {{Location map+}} templates have parameters to specify an alternative map image. The map displayed as image1 can be used with the relief or AlternativeMap parameters. Examples may be found below or in the following:


Longitude: from West to East this map definition covers 5.295 degrees.

  • At an image width of 200 pixels, that is 0.0265 degrees per pixel.
  • At an image width of 1000 pixels, that is 0.0053 degrees per pixel.

Latitude: from North to South this map definition covers 3.063 degrees.

  • At an image height of 200 pixels, that is 0.0153 degrees per pixel.
  • At an image height of 1000 pixels, that is 0.0031 degrees per pixel.

See also

Location map templates

Creating new map definitions

Location map example, using default map (image)

Strasbourg is located in Grand Est
Strasbourg (Grand Est)
{{Location map | France Grand Est
| width   = 200
| lat_deg = 48.58
| lon_deg = 7.75
| label   = Strasbourg

return {
	name = 'Grand Est',
	top = 50.320,
	bottom = 47.257,
	left = 3.17,
	right = 8.465,
	image = 'Grand Est region location map.svg',
	image1 = 'Alsace-Champagne-Ardenne-Lorraine region relief location map.jpg'