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Click the + and - symbols in the upper left corner of the map to zoom in and out.
Click and drag to pan to a new area.
Click the "Home" button to zoom out to continental extent.
ADDING MARKERS TO THE MAP
There are two ways to add markers to the map; by double clicking on location on the map or by typing a location in the search box and selecting a search result.
SEARCH FOR PRODUCTS
Once a marker is placed on the map, click on the marker to display its coordinates, location name, and the “View Products” and “Clear” buttons.
Click the “View Products” button to display all the products associated with this location in the Products Pane.
In the Products Pane, click on the shopping cart button to add this product to the cart, or “View PDF” to download the product.
OTHER BASE MAPS
Expand the “Map Layers” pane to toggle between various base layers.
Indices display various grid sizes on top of the map.
Expand the “Map Indices” pane to toggle between various grid footprints
Click on the “Trash” button to clear markers from the map. This also clears the associated products from the Products Pane.
DOWNLOAD A MAP
If a product has a downloadable map, you will see a “View PDF” button beside the product in the Product Pane.
BEGIN FROM STARTING POINT
Click the “Home” button to zoom the map out to it’s original zoom and position.
NEED MORE INFORMATION?
Call USGS customer service at 1-888-ASK-USGS (1-888-275-8747) or email us
Map location pins dropped or searched for by address/place provide products within a 15 mile radius of specified location.
If you have any questions or issues please click here to email firstname.lastname@example.org.