Use the World Tides API to retrieve tidal information for anywhere in the world. World Tides API accepts calls via GET or POST, returns data in JSON, and supports both HTTP/HTTPS. Developers will receive an API Key for authentication after registering with World Tides. The API will return information on: the coordinates of the closest point where tidal information is available, the height of tides at a given time, or tidal data so that users can calculate tide heights at a given time. See World Tides API documentation for more information and code examples.
Geography APIs can enable developers to add data and functions for earth's physical makeup and how humans interact with it. A great way to locate Geography APIs is in the ProgrammableWeb API directory. Here, we take a look at then 10 most popular APIs for adding geography functions to applications.
Earth's oceans are vast and deep, and developers who want to create an application using data about oceans or ocean-related topics need Marine APIs to accomplish their task. Find suitable Marine APIs, or Application Programmaing Interfaces, on ProgrammableWeb. Here are 12 popular choices.
Time is on your side, if you are a developer looking to add time related data to an application. ProgrammableWeb currently contains more than 80 APIs that provide services for time tracking, time tables, timers, time zones, and all other matters of time. These are the ten most popular ones.
The U.S. Department of Transportation's SeaVision offers maritime situational awareness tools and web-based unclassified maritime information sharing in order to increase maritime security and build...