Mango offers multiple search types for users to find the answers they need.

Address, Data, and Coordinate search use the same search field in your map’s action bar.

Configuration is done via the Search panel in your Toolbox.

You can enable or disable any search type, and configure each search type’s options. If more than one search type is enabled, the search set as Default will appear when the user clicks on the search bar. To set the Default search type, click on the Set as default search button.

Address Search Data Search Coordinate Search

Address Search

Mango uses the here™ Places API, allowing users to find individual locations. Coverage includes:

  • over 200 countries
  • over 1.5 million different areas (cities, districts, regions)
  • over 25 million streets split into 90 million and more individual segments

In an increasing number of countries, the Places API provides detailed, building-specific location data – currently over 200 million point addresses. See full coverage here.

Address Search is enabled by default for all maps.

To disable address search, open the TOOLBOX from your administration sidebar, click on the Search icon, open the Settings and flip the toggle to OFF.

You can also configure whether the popup will appear if an address search result lands on a feature:

See the Address Search tool in action →


Data Search, also known as Attribute Search, allows users of your maps to search by the attributes contained within your datasets.

Any matching text that exists in your dataset is returned and users can select from any feature containing that text.

The search function uses attribute tables of all layers that are enabled for Data Search, and will return results ordered by the quality of the match to the search term.

To enable Data Search, open the Toolbox from your administration sidebar, and click on the Search icon, and open the Settings Panel then flip the Data Search toggle to ON. A section showing all layers will appear. From this screen, check all the layers you wish to be activated for Data Search.

Once enabled, the data search is available to users of your map via the map search bar. Users of your map will be able to search the attribute table by simply typing their search query in the search bar at the top. If you have Address or Coordinate search activated, results will be returned separately. Click the respective search type below the search box to change the search type.

See the Attribute Search tool in action →


Coordinate Search

Coordinate search allows users to enter specific coordinates on the map.

To activate Coordinate Search, open the Toolbox from your administration sidebar, and click on the Search icon, and open the Settings Panel then flip the Coordinate toggle to ON.

Web Mercator, which is the projection Mango displays is bound by the following:

  • Latitude: -85 to +85
  • Longitude: -180 to +180

Any search outside these result in an error.

Accuracy of coordinate searches

Decimal places Degrees Distance - Metric Distance - Imperial
0 1 111 km 62 miles
1 0.1 11.1 km 6.2 miles
2 0.01 1.11 km 0.62 miles
3 0.001 111 m About 328 feet
4 0.0001 11.1 m About 33 feet
5 0.00001 1.11 m About 3 feet
6 0.000001 11.1 cm About 4 inches
7 0.0000001 1.11 cm About ½ an inch
8 0.00000001 1.11 mm The width of paperclip wire.
9 0.000000001 111 μm The width of a strand of hair.
10 0.0000000001 11.1 μm A speck of pollen.
11 0.00000000001 1.11 μm A piece of cigarette smoke.
12 0.000000000001 111 nm You’re doing virus-level mapping at this point.
13 0.0000000000001 11.1 nm Does it matter how big this is?
14 0.00000000000001 1.11 nm Your fingernail grows about this far in one second.
15 0.000000000000001 0.11 nm An atom. An atom! What are you mapping?

(h/t to Blackkara)

Address search coverage

Updated 06/08/2018

Country/Area Level Notes
Andorra Full Catalan not supported; English supported
Australia Full
Austria Full
Belarus Full
Belgium Full
Bosnia and Herzegovina Full
Brazil Full
Bulgaria Full
Canada Full
Chile Full
Croatia Full
Czech Republic Full
Denmark Full
Estonia Full
Finland Full
France Full
Germany Full
Gibraltar Full
Greece Full
Hungary Full
Ireland Full
Italy Full
Liechtenstein Full
Lithuania Full
Luxembourg Full Luxembourgish not supported;English & French supported
Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic of Full
Monaco Full
Netherlands Full
New Zealand Full
Norway Full
Poland Full
Portugal Full
Russian Federation Full
Serbia Full
Singapore Full Mandarin
Slovakia Full
Slovenia Full
South Africa Full Isizulu not supported; English supported
Spain Full
Sweden Full
Switzerland Full
United Kingdom Full
United States Full
Vietnam Full
Albania Intermediate
Argentina Intermediate
Bahamas Intermediate
Bahrain Intermediate Arabic not supported; English supported
Cayman Islands Intermediate
Costa Rica Intermediate
Cote D’Ivoire Intermediate French supported
Iceland Intermediate
Indonesia Intermediate
Kazakhstan Intermediate
Latvia Intermediate
Lesotho Intermediate Sesotho not supported; English supported
Malaysia Intermediate Malay not supported; English supported
Malta Intermediate
Moldova, Republic of Intermediate Moldovan not supported; Romanian supported
Montenegro Intermediate
Romania Intermediate
Taiwan Intermediate
Turkey Intermediate
Brunei Darussalam Entry
Cambodia Entry Khmer not supported; English supported
Colombia Entry
Egypt Entry Arabic not supported; English supported
India Entry Hindi not supported; English supported
Israel Entry Hebrew not supported
Jordan Entry Arabic not supported; English supported
Kenya Entry
Lebanon Entry Arabic not supported; French supported
Mexico Entry
Mongolia Entry
Morocco Entry Arabic not supported; French supported
Mozambique Entry
Namibia Entry
Panama Entry
Peru Entry
Philippines Entry English supported ; Filipino not supported
Puerto Rico Entry
Qatar Entry Arabic not supported; English supported
Saudi Arabia Entry Arabic not supported; English supported
Thailand Entry Thai not supported; English supported
United Arab Emirates Entry Arabic not supported; English supported
Venezuela Entry
Afghanistan Untested
Algeria Untested Arabic not supported; French supported
American Samoa Untested
Angola Untested
Anguilla Untested
Antigua and Barbuda Untested
Armenia Untested
Aruba Untested
Azerbaijan Untested
Bangladesh Untested Bangla not supported; English supported
Barbados Untested
Belize Untested
Benin Untested
Bermuda Untested
Bhutan Untested
Bolivia Untested
Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba Untested
Botswana Untested
Burkina Faso Untested
Burundi Untested
Cameroon Untested
Cape Verde Untested
Central African Republic Untested
Chad Untested
Comoros Untested
Congo Untested
Congo, The Democratic Republic of The Untested
Cook Islands Untested
Curacao Untested
Cyprus Untested
Djibouti Untested
Dominica Untested
Dominican Republic Untested
Ecuador Untested
El Salvador Untested
Equatorial Guinea Untested
Eritrea Untested
Ethiopia Untested
Falkland Islands (Malvinas) Untested
Faroe Islands Untested
Fiji Untested
French Guiana Untested
French Polynesia Untested
Gabon Untested
Gambia Untested
Georgia Untested
Ghana Untested
Greenland Untested
Grenada Untested
Guadeloupe Untested
Guam Untested
Guatemala Untested
Guernsey Untested
Guinea Untested
Guinea-Bissau Untested
Guyana Untested
Haiti Untested
Honduras Untested
Hong Kong Untested Chinese not supported; English supported
Iraq Untested
Isle of Man Untested
Jamaica Untested
Jersey Untested
Kiribati Untested
Kosovo Untested
Kuwait Untested Arabic not supported; English supported
Kyrgyzstan Untested
Lao People’s Democratic Republic Untested
Liberia Untested
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya Untested Arabic not supported; English supported
Macau Untested Chinese not supported; Portuguese supported
Madagascar Untested
Malawi Untested
Maldives Untested
Mali Untested
Marshall Islands Untested
Martinique Untested
Mauritania Untested Arabic not supported; French supported
Mauritius Untested
Mayotte Untested
Micronesia, Federated States of Untested
Montserrat Untested
Nauru Untested Nauruan not supported; English supported
Nepal Untested Nepali not supported; English supported
New Caledonia Untested
Nicaragua Untested
Niger Untested
Nigeria Untested
Niue Untested
Norfolk Island Untested
Northern Mariana Islands Untested
Oman Untested Arabic not supported; English supported
Pakistan Untested Punjabi not supported; English supported
Palau Untested
Palestinian Territory, Occupied Untested
Papua New Guinea Untested
Paraguay Untested
Reunion Untested
Rwanda Untested Kinyarwanda not supported; French supported
Saint Barthélemy Untested French supported
Saint Helena Untested
Saint Kitts and Nevis Untested
Saint Lucia Untested
Saint Martin Untested
Saint Pierre and Miquelon Untested
Saint Vincent and The Grenadines Untested
Samoa Untested
San Marino Untested
Sao Tome and Principe Untested
Senegal Untested
Seychelles Untested
Sierra Leone Untested
Sint Maarten Untested
Solomon Islands Untested
Somalia Untested
South Sudan Untested Arabic not supported; English supported
Sri Lanka Untested Sinhala & Tamil not supported; English supported
Suriname Untested
Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands Untested
Swaziland Untested
Tajikistan Untested Tajik not supported; English supported
Tanzania, United Republic of Untested
Timor-Leste Untested
Togo Untested
Tokelau Untested
Tonga Untested
Trinidad and Tobago Untested
Tunisia Untested Arabic not supported; French supported
Turkmenistan Untested
Turks and Caicos Islands Untested
Tuvalu Untested
Uganda Untested
Ukraine Untested
Uruguay Untested
Uzbekistan Untested
Vanuatu Untested
Vatican City State (Holy See) Untested
Virgin Islands (British) Untested
Virgin Islands (U.S.) Untested
Wallis and Futuna Islands Untested
Western Sahara Untested
Yemen Untested Arabic not supported; English supported
Zambia Untested
Zimbabwe Untested
Åland Islands Untested
Antarctica Not available
British Indian Ocean Territory Not available
China Not available
Cuba Not available
Iran (Islamic Republic of) Not available
Japan Not available
Korea, Democratic People’s Republic of Not available
Korea, Republic of Not available
Myanmar Not available
Pitcairn Not available
Sudan Not available
Syrian Arab Republic Not available

Coverage categories

Full Optimized search experience
Intermediate Non-optimized search experience
Entry Non-optimized search experience
Untested Untested search experience
Not available No search support

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