How to Add Google Map Layer to QGIS | How to Add Basemap in QGIS

How to Add Google Map Layer to QGIS | How to Add Basemap in QGIS

AuthorAdmin
Date
7/26/2021
Time1 min read

In this article, we will learn How to Add Google Map Layer to QGIS. Process of Adding basemap in qgis. We will do this process using xyz tiles in qgis.

You can use various plugins for adding google map or basemap in qgis. Example - Tile+ Plugin, QuickMapServices, and OpenLayers Plugin.



Step 1:

On Browser Panel, Right-click on XYZ Tiles and Click on New Connection

Step 2:

Give Name and Input URL. You can copy and paste the URL from this article. Next click on OK.

Step 3:

Now, Double click on XYZ Tiles name whichever you added. A map will be loaded on Layer Panel.



URL for Various Maps:

Bing Virtual Earth
http://ecn.t3.tiles.virtualearth.net/tiles/a{q}.jpeg?g=1
ESRI Satellite
https://server.arcgisonline.com/ArcGIS/rest/services/World_Imagery/MapServer/tile/%7bz%7d/%7by%7d/%7bx%7d
Google Maps
http://mt1.google.com/vt/lyrs=m&x={x}&y={y}&z={z}


Google Satellite
http://mt1.google.com/vt/lyrs=s&x={x}&y={y}&z={z}
Google Satellite Hybrid
http://mt1.google.com/vt/lyrs=y&x={x}&y={y}&z={z}
Google Terrain Hybrid
http://mt1.google.com/vt/lyrs=p&x={x}&y={y}&z={z}
HCMGIS Aerial Images
http://trueortho.hcmgis.vn/basemap/cache_lidar/{z}/{x}/{y}.jpg


OpenStreetMap
http://tile.openstreetmap.org/{z}/{x}/{y}.png
Stamen Toner
http://a.tile.stamen.com/toner/{z}/{x}/{y}.png
Stamen Watercolor
http://c.tile.stamen.com/watercolor/{z}/{x}/{y}.jpg
Wikimedia labeled layer
https://maps.wikimedia.org/osm-intl/{z}/{x}/{y}.png

Hope this article will help you to add various map in QGIS using XYZ Tiles.

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