Satellite Map API Parameters

Request Parameters | Response Parameters | Product List Response Parameters | Product Frame Response Parameters

 



Global Satellite API Query String Parameters

Parameter Description Default value
api Hostname to be used only in production: api.accuweather.com. N/A Required
apidev Hostname to be used only in development: apidev.accuweather.com. N/A Required
apikey Unique code used to access the API. N/A Required
version Version of the API. v1 Required
display_mode A numerical value that can change the resultant rendered tiles. N/A Optional
locations Boolean value. When true, returns a bounding box for the requested feature. false Optional
toplat The northern latitude that defines a bounding box. N/A Required
bottomlat The southern latitude that defines a bounding box. N/A Required
rightlon The eastern longitude that defines a bounding box. N/A Required
leftlon The western longitude that defines a bounding box. N/A Required
zoom Viewing height or distance the viewer appears to be from the map surface. N/A Required
attribute Returns JSON query attribution information for the source data. false Optional
products The full code of a specific Global Satellite product or products. N/A Required
x1 The top left X coordinate of a bounding box. N/A Required
y1 The top left Y coordinate of a bounding box. N/A Required
x2 The bottom right X coordinate of a bounding box. N/A Required
y2 The bottom right Y coordinate of a bounding box. N/A Required
nrd Normalized radar data. Returns all satellite graphics in red only. The red value directly correlates to the temperature in Kelvin. N/A Optional

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Product Request Response Parameters

Product Lists

Parameter Description
products An array containing the full list of products.
url The root URL for the current API system.

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Product Frames

Parameter Description
attributions An array that contains information about the sources for weather data within the product frames.
frames An array containing a list of frames.
url The root URL for the current API system.

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