[Tagging] Feature Proposal – RFC – natural=peninsula (Was: Feature Proposal – RFC – place=peninsula)

Christoph Hormann osm at imagico.de
Sat Jan 19 13:19:33 UTC 2019


On Saturday 19 January 2019, Markus wrote:
>
> If natural=cape doesn't mean a headland forming a coastal extreme
> point, then i fail to understand what natural=cape does mean. Does it
> only mean the extreme point of a headland? Are there really names
> that only refer to a point? Isn't it rather a fuzzy area that the
> name refers to?

I don't know what you understand 'headland' to mean here.  

The current meaning of natural=cape i described in a previous mail as:

> * seen from water: landmark at the coast to circumnavigate
> * seen from land: coastal extreme point on land in a certain
> direction

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Christoph Hormann
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