Draw an SVG, JPEG, or PNG map

GPS Visualizer has a number of different map input forms that will import your data for various purposes. Use the one that best suits your needs.

• SVG/JPEG/PNG form: The form below. Optimized for creating "flat" map formats: SVG, PNG, and JPEG.

• Google Maps: A special form for plotting tracks or waypoints using Google Maps.

• Google Earth: Creates a KML file that can be instantly visualized in Google Earth.


• Quantitative data: Plot any data field as symbols of varying size and/or color on a map, in any output format.

• Garmin Forerunner: Pared down to the options Forerunner users use the most.

• Wifi/NetStumbler logs: Includes options for displaying wardriving data.

General map parameters   show advanced options [+]
Output format: [help]
Width: px [help]     Height: px [help]     Margin: px [help]
Units: [help]     Title:  [help]
Background map: [help]
BG map opacity: [help]   Embed map in SVG: [help]
Add DEM elevation data:  [help]
Track options   show advanced options [+]
Line width: [help]    Connect segments:  [help]
Max. points per track:  [help]    Tickmark interval:  [help]
Colorize by: [help]     Default color:  [help]
Waypoint options   show advanced options [+]
Show waypoints: [help]
Waypoint names: [help]    Waypoint descriptions:  [help]
Upload your GPS data files here: [help]
(Total size of all files cannot exceed 3 MB)
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Show additional file input boxes

Or type/paste your data here: [help]
Force plain text to be this type:
Or provide the URL of data on the Web:

Download sample data:

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