[openstreetmap/openstreetmap-website] Allowed to contribute at Zoom Level 24, but enjoy the results at only 19 (#1672)

Dan Jacobson notifications at github.com
Thu Nov 9 03:49:56 UTC 2017

User adds details to shopping centers using Zoom Level 24 in the editor.

Upon save he sees

Your changes should appear in the "Standard" layer in a few minutes. Other layers, and certain features, may take longer.

View on OSM

Now he clicks "View on OSM" but is frustrated that all his hard work has
gone to naught, as he cannot zoom past Zoom Level 19. A whole five zoom
levels less than he was "cheated" into using in the editor.

"What is the point of me adding fine detail if nobody can see it?" He

Turning to Google Maps he sees he can zoom all the way to zoom level 21.

Back at the OSM website he finds that indeed the Humanitarian Layer can
be zoomed to 20, but that is all.

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