Example of a WMTS source.

This example shows how to manually create the configuration for accessing a WMTS. The WMTS Layer from capabilities example shows how to create the configuration from a GetCapabilities response.

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    <div id="map" class="map"></div>
      var projection = ol.proj.get('EPSG:3857');
      var projectionExtent = projection.getExtent();
      var size = ol.extent.getWidth(projectionExtent) / 256;
      var resolutions = new Array(14);
      var matrixIds = new Array(14);
      for (var z = 0; z < 14; ++z) {
        // generate resolutions and matrixIds arrays for this WMTS
        resolutions[z] = size / Math.pow(2, z);
        matrixIds[z] = z;

      var map = new ol.Map({
        layers: [
          new ol.layer.Tile({
            source: new ol.source.OSM(),
            opacity: 0.7
          new ol.layer.Tile({
            opacity: 0.7,
            source: new ol.source.WMTS({
              attributions: 'Tiles © <a href="https://services.arcgisonline.com/arcgis/rest/' +
              url: 'https://services.arcgisonline.com/arcgis/rest/' +
              layer: '0',
              matrixSet: 'EPSG:3857',
              format: 'image/png',
              projection: projection,
              tileGrid: new ol.tilegrid.WMTS({
                origin: ol.extent.getTopLeft(projectionExtent),
                resolutions: resolutions,
                matrixIds: matrixIds
              style: 'default',
              wrapX: true
        target: 'map',
        controls: ol.control.defaults({
          attributionOptions: {
            collapsible: false
        view: new ol.View({
          center: [-11158582, 4813697],
          zoom: 4