Mapton is some kind of map application in the making.

This is a work in progress and from time to time I do publish a snapshot available for download. Just unzip the snapshot and run the relevant file under the bin directory.

Mapton depends on Java 8.

The source is hosted at


  • Mapton is free software licensed under the Apache Licence, Version 2.0
  • Mapton runs on Linux, MacOS and Windows
  • Image export
  • Open location in external programs
  • Copy location to various formats
  • Bookmark support
  • Plugin mechanism
  • Coordinate transformation (extensible via plugins)
  • Different map styles (extensible via plugins)


  • Plot files (kml, gpx, pxy, geo…)
  • Use different map providers