The property possessed by an object of producing different sensations on the eye as a result of the way it reflects or emits light

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Style rule based on feature adjacency?

Is there a way in QGIS to use an expression to define a polygon feature's color based on whether it's adjacent to other features? I would like to achieve something like the following: -If a feature ...
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Display selected features with same point geometry

I have a point layer and some features have exactly the same geometry. When I make a selection it seems that some features are not selected because they do not display with the "Selection color" as ...
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Assigning different colors to different parts of text in labels using QGIS?

I'm using QGIS 2.14.3. It is now possible to assign different colors (or fonts) to different parts of text in one label (I have seen How to make a different font and color of text in labels? )? If so,...
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QGIS how obtain multicolour lines from polygon cell grid multicolour

In QGIS I have different lines with same colour that pass through a grid polygon cell (each cell of the grid have a colour). When a line cross a cell, it must colour with the relative cell colour. ...
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Color ramp resources other than Color Brewer?

I am looking for more resources on color theory in cartography. When to de-saturate a color? Or if you start with one color, how do you create a ramp from it? RGB or HSV? I can hack at it and come up ...
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Creating a palette for categorized data displays

I regularly categorize data as follows: Prehistoric = blue Roman = red Anglo-saxon = green Medieval = yellow Post-medieval = brown Modern = grey Undated = white Is there any way to save this palette ...
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QGIS: How to modify the appearence of selected attributes [duplicate]

I am using QGIS version 2.14.1 (Essen). When I open the attributes table of a layer, I select some data which is then highlighted in yellow on the map. I was wondering if it is possible to change the ...
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OpenLayer WMS Polygon Fill color dynamically

i am new to OpenLayer Geoserver and PostGIS. I want to color my WMS Polygon Layer which has multiple polygon in different color based on some value. Is this possible with wms or wfs. Color for polygon ...
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How to colour a SpatialLinesDataFrame with Rainbow

how to color a SpatialLinesDataFrame according to some given value (Rainbow) FRA=readShapePoly("FRA_adm0.shp") grid <- raster(extent(FRA)) # Choose its resolution. I will use 2 degrees of latitude ...
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Changing colours in SVG symbol using QGIS?

I am using QGIS version 2.14.1 (Essen), and I have imported a traffic cone symbol in SVG format to represent some of my data. I was wondering if it was possible to change the color of this symbol ...
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Geonetwork style customization

When i launch Geonetwork, all changes in files of style(geonetwork.css, gn_search_less, gn_view.less,...) are lost, and the system generate a new file /static/gn_search_default.css. How can I ...
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Export color corrected rasters from a catalog in arcmap

I have several raster in a raster catalog for which I(ve used color correction. I'de like to export each raster as a geotiff with exactly the same resolution and world file than the original geotiff ...
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Polygon made by colour difference

I need to analyze differences (historical) in coverage of some species (seagrass Posidonia). Although its a marine species, subject area is very shallow and even from common satellite and aerial ...
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How to make water transparent on openstreemap-carto style?

I have build up manually a tile server on Ubuntu 14.04. LTS, by following switch2osm's guide and have used the openstreetmap-carto style. Now I intend to add a base layer, underneath the current one,...
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ArcPy - Symbology Color Changes After Setting Class Break Values

I develop a python script tool to adapt the symbology of a set of shapefiles based on a given symbology template (layer file). These are the properties that should be changed: Number of classes and ...
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How to control polygon colour in hand-crafted Json for ArcGIS Desktop 10.3/10.4?

An app I'm developing needs to handcraft ESRI JSON to display simple polygons in ArcMap Desktop upon import. I want to specify color/transparency/outlining for the polygons in a layer and ideally ...
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How to find a object in by name in the properties? [duplicate]

I would like to change the color of one object in the shapefile. I have done it with every object of interest and it worked so far. But this one I can’t find by name in the properties. Is it possible ...
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Create polygon symbology from attribute? [duplicate]

I have shape file with polygons and lines. There are attributes for: layer, lineweight, colour: Red, colour: Green, colour: Blue. (colour values are from 0-255) Is there a way to read values from ...
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Color gradients to show direction in polylines

I am referring to this very useful hack to change the color gradient of buffered polygons in order to show direction (with a gradient from red to green, for example) hack The only problem is that ...
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Cartodb: Linking social data to road color scheme

I am recreating this "smelly maps" project on cartodb. I'd like to create symbology on roads (IE: color roads red,blue,green,yellow) based on the information I am receiving on social media. View ...
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QGIS Color text labels the same color as the feature [duplicate]

Using QGIS 2.12.1 on Ubuntu 14.04 Desktop. What I have is a layer where each feature is a different color. I also want to label each feature but I want the label colors to match the feature colors. I ...
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NDVI colour scheme for ArcGIS

Does anyone have a download link for the NDVI colour scheme to use in ArcGIS for Desktop? I am looking for MODIS mod13 data and cannot find an appropriate colour scheme in the programme.
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Displaying colored traces and waypoints

Goal: display map with few routes, which have colored segments. Also displays few waypoints with text + gives option to download few gpx routes and additional text. I see that gpx format has ...
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Change the ArcMap background from white to blue (i.e the sea)

Say I have an image like the map below, how can I change the white to blue, to represent that this is the ocean? It is not part of the shape file itself, so I cannot use symbology.
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Printing ArcMap layers in black and white?

I am working in ArcMap 10.1. I would like to print a select few layers in black and white and have one or two layers print in color? Can this be done? If so how?
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Random color ramp issue

I have one set of polygons and one set of points sharing a common attribute (value 0-503). When applying style with new random color ramp (Categorized) the first set of polygons is displayed ...
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Manually selecting colors for different polygons within layer in ArcMap?

There is a polygon layer with several polygons. They are displayed with some colour which can be changed simultaneously for all of them. Is there a way to manually select several polygons (without ...
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Trouble saving graduated color style in Spatialite db in QGIS

When I attempt to save a style with graduated colors for a vector layer in a Spatialite db, I receive the following error: Error looking for style. The query was logged I had success saving ...
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How to transfer saved colors from computer to computer?

I have a ton of colors saved on the color palette and I was wondering how to transfer this color palette from a machine using QGIS 1.10 to a machine using QGIS 1.12.
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Regarding Landsat 8 QA image color

As par the USGS page explaining the 8 bit quality image in following link: http://landsat.usgs.gov/LandsatLookImages.php Water is represented by bit 3 [Translated to color range (8 -15)] and Snow/ ...
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Changing color of individual parcels in CityEngine?

How do I change the color of individual parcels (i.e. specific section of a layer) using CGA codes in CityEngine? I have 4 sections within my layer and I need to change the color so that each one ...
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How to ApplySymbologyFromLayer but autogenerate unique color?

I am trying to write a script that will allow me to change all the layers within a selected group layer to a particular symbology. For example, we often want to change our point data to all display ...
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Create a Geotiff with different colors

I have a geotiff raster image. I have estracted the WritableRaster, the envelope, and the gridsampleDimension I need to create a new geotiff using Geotools. GridCoverageFactory gcf = new ...
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Importing World Map image, color issues?

I am having a hard time finding a world relief map with "lighter" ocean colors that will actually display as such in Arc. This is the image I download from the web but this is how it displays in ...
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arcpy: read color value of shapefile loaded in ArcGIS Desktop

I've got various polyline shapefiles loaded in ArcGIS, each using the default line style with different colors. For a python addin I'm working on I would like to use arcpy to read the RGB value of ...
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How to set transparency per polygon in a shapfile in QGIS?

How to set transparency per polygon in a shapfile in QGIS? For example: a polygon with field "value" = 1 should be fully transparent whereas field with field "value" = 0.4 should have a 40% ...
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Mapserver label background colour

I'm a totally newbie in Mapserver. I'm using mapserver 6.0.3. I have managed to label some lines but I cannot create a background colour for the labels. Using QGIS 2.10 I got something near to what ...
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Colouring three individual attributes in point layer using QGIS?

I am new to QGIS and am learning the expressions function. I would like to know how to independently colour three separate attributes on a point layer as below:
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Change single patch color in geopandas

Using this map of NYC I'd like to change Manhattan to be bright blue. But when I change the individual patch color of Manhattan all the other patch colors change too. This was unexpected to me. How ...
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QGIS 2.10- symbology - Using BOTH size and colour to represent 2 pieces of information on single point

I want the colour of the point to represent value from data column x (eg. rating from 1-5) and SIMULTANEOUSLY the size of the point to represent value from data column y (eg. Number of ratings 0-600). ...
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How do I color XY coordinates with different colors in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have added XY coordinates on map layers in ArcMap. These coordinates now show up as points. However, I want to be able to color each coordinate point a different color. Any tips/explanation?
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What is the color standard for roads or Transportation for USA?

Are there color standards for US Transportation roads such as Interstate, County,, Interstate, local, private, state highway and other roads out there ?
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QGIS colors not rendered accurately

After installing 2.10.1-Pisa, a very annoying problem suddenly appeared. As you can see, colors in the left sidebar are not rendered correctly in the main window (nor in the print manager). Instead, ...
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How to change a Esri Scale Bar's font color

I'm working on my first ESRI web map project. In the Default.Aspx page the scale bar is initiated as shown below : dojo.require("esri.dijit.Scalebar"); map.on('load', function () { //resize ...
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Changing Layer Color

I have a map with many feature classes on it. I want to use arcobjects to get to a selected layer (aka one of the feature classes) on the map, and change the fill color of all the polygons within that ...
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redraw canvas when add new overlay?

How to redraw canvas when I add overlay layer? Firstly load osm map, then creates canvas. So when I push the botton and add another layer it looks like sandwich and canvas in a middle...first layer - ...
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Mapping continuous vector data on a continuous colour gradient in ArcMAP 10

I'm plotting vector data for different attributes for countries across Europe. I've used symbology to plot categories of countries. However, the data are numbers so are on a continuous scale. I would ...
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pyQGIS changing Paletted Raster Layers to Grayscale

I've written a plugin which imports a number of colour geoTifs (map tiles) and works correctly but it would be great to display these as Grayscale after loading in. The geoTifs load as paletted ...
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Editing Road Style/Color from ArcGIS Maps and Data Group

I have ArcMap 10.2 on a Windows 10 pc. I uploaded this open source layer into my desktop map, but I can't edit the look of the streets or color from the table of contents. Is there a way to do this, ...
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Importing TIF raster in QGIS, default color band

Where can I change the default color bands for importing raster images? When I import a TIF image the green color band is not set causing a purplish image. When I set it in the properties it views ...