Points map: representation of punctual located indicator
This kind of map is one of the most basic, it shows the location of geographical objects, for example equipment or establishments. The symbol is placed on the map where the object is located, from its address or x,y coordinates. This type of map can be expanded by varying the color or shape of the symbol to represent different categories.
The illustration represents the location of postal services and distinguishes between 3 categories: post offices, municipal postal agencies and retail post offices.