Any of a set of two or more numbers used to determine the position of a point, line, curve, or plane in a space of a given dimension with respect to a system of lines or other fixed references.

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How to calculate next point given two gps coordinates and speed?

If an entity is traveling in a straight line and at a known speed of 1km/min, how can I calculate the next point at time t given two gps locations? The altitude does not matter. The gps format is in ...
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Calculate centre point of SpatialGrid object

I am using R and have a SpatialGrid object similar to the example from this question: Overlay a spatial polygon with a grid and check in which grid element specific coordinates are located ## read ...
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narrowing down to single FIP [on hold]

I have a researcher with lat and long coordinates from the US. She would like to get the corresponding FIPs so that the data can be linked to US Census. I found an API that is able to return the ...
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Use gdalbuildvrt then gdal_translate changes Corner Coordinates

when I use: gdalwarp -dstalpha -multi -t_srs epsg:900913 b172.tif b282.tif b770.tif b771.tif b772.tif b832.tif w_25k.tif I can get one merged tif then go through gdal2tiles for tiling But if I use ...
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How to convert a string of coordinates to a readable polyline for export as a geojson

I need to take an xls file which has multiple columns of data, and a column called coordinates which is a string of coordinates (ex. 147.775364306,-20.49918551,0 147.776402476,-20.500021717,0 147....
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Longitude difference to Meters

I have been trying to find an effective method (be it an equation or table filled with values) that would be useful for converting differences in longitude values into a distance in kilometers. It ...
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Why is my coordinate notation different?

I was working on a project in WGS84, and I was continually adding layers to it. As I was rendering in print composer and enabled grid-coordinates, I noticed that my coordinates were different. It's ...
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How to add start and end coordinate to attributes of a road network?

I have generated a road network from open street map data. How can i add start and end coordinates (point_x, point_y) to its attributes table via toolbox or arcpy? That's how the roads look like. I ...
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How can I convert the following coordinates to something I can put in Google Earth?

I've tried converting the following lat/long data into Google Earth but the intersection doesn't show up on my map when I try entering them. What does N87° 40'20"E convert to? What does N1° 49'33"W ...
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Click to copy Co-ordinates From QGIS

I have a created some point data using CRS ESPG:4326 and added Google basemap from Open-layers plugin. While adding the Google maps imagery i have changed CRS to ESPG:3857 in project properties. ...
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PostGIS Unknown Coordinates Format

I've turned a shapefile into a postgis table using shp2pgsql-gui. Then, i wanted to get the coordinates of geom column, for that i converted geom to WTK throught ST_AsText(geom) function. The ...
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Knowing coordinates of four corners

I have exported map as image from ArcGis. How to know the coordinates(latitude and longitude) of four corners?
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Get coordinates from drawn items with Mapbox-gl-draw

I'm using mapbox-gl-draw in my application and I need to get and save the coordinates of the drawn items on the map. I've checked and I found turf getCoor method, but I don't know how to access the ...
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Location Unit Conversions Data

I'm making a unit conversion code to convert from an Earth-Centered, Earth-Fixed (ECEF) location to a Latitude, Longitude, and Altitude (LLA) location and vice versa. I'm also making a code to convert ...
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Using ArcGIS for clustering and correlating large datasets

I have a large amount of historical lightning strike data (with lat, lon and timestamp) and am trying to separate out isolated events, which aren't part of larger clusters found in thunderstorms (i.e. ...
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Quick way to produce polygons to cover variable precision lat / lon points?

I'm using the Smithsonian Global Volcanism Database and have a .csv lat lon points from it. It seems they are using decimal precision on their lat lon to give a rough idea of the size of the area that ...
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Sri Lanka paper map sheet key

I have a list of river gauging station locations, with the coordinates given in a local system: L/24(5.5*8.15) O/13(3.5*0.15) P/3(0.9*2.1) M/17(13.5*1.6) Presumably these coordinates are pointing ...
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Converting UTM coordinates to WGS 84

I know the coordinates below are in UTM 36N (due to the EPSG code), and I can convert them with several websites online to wgs 84 and see them in Google Maps. However, been helplessly looking the ...
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get lat/lon values of every start and end point of polyline

I have a polyline shapefile with 166 different line features. How would one populate the attribute table with x and y values of the start and end points of each line?
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How to set a python code to trigger on any update on a feature class

For example, when I have a geometry change on a point, I would like to update the X and Y fields to the new current location, I understand how to make the code, but not where do I set or put it to be ...
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Why does Print composer draw wrong coordinates?

QGIS Version: 2.14.3 EPSG: 32630 (WGS 84 UTM Zone 30N) I´m trying to draw a grid with EPSG: 32630. Layers are in the same CRS. As you see, coordinates are completely off. It does not matter if I use ...
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Calculate latitude and longitude on the arc given radius

I have two points with known latitude and longitude. What I need to do is to draw an arc between these two points on a map. So, I use the following algorithm: Find the latitude and longitude of ...
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Export csv-coordinates to JSON - square brackets [closed]

I´ve got multiple point-layers that I want to join in a single JSON-file used for webmapping. The layers is to be listed in column by column like this: [55.778659,12.151137 ], [55.77272358,12....
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How to get (x,y) coordinates given MinGX, MinGY, MaxGX, MaxGY? [closed]

I have a set of data that stores the MinGX, MinGY, MaxGX, MaxGY values of each location. I need to find the (x,y) coordinates of these locations. Is there any way to do this without using/downloading ...
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Defining a local CRS that is basically UTM31N rotated by 43.22 degrees

Working with some data in the North Sea and basically I'm a bit fed up of working at a slant of 43.22 degrees. I was thinking it must be possible to define an orthogonal local coordinate system as a ....
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Coordinates from Excel list

I'd like to import Coordinates from an Excel list, for this reason I saved the excel sheet as an .csv ant tried to import it via "Layer --> Add delimited text Layer". The points are imported, but with ...
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Determining coordinates of a SHP file

i have a SHP file of a building converted from a DXF file. This SHP file is unprojected and have no specific coordinates (origin 0,0). I find WGS84 coordinates (lat, long) of this building from Google ...
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Plot x,y coordinates on a Polyconic Map Projection

I have an image of a large polyconic map projection: (Note that the actual image is much larger, I just made it smaller to upload it.) I would like to take in a user's GPS coordinates and plot where ...
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Converting a CSV to DXF using ogr2ogr from the command line

I am trying to convert a .csv file to .dxf using ogr2org from the command line using the following command: ogr2ogr -f DXF control.dxf opua.vrt This is the .vrt file I am using: <...
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Create a turf polygon from extents to check intersection with other polygons

I am storing the bbox of layers as strings, as the following string : var layerExtent='[768039.2602094524, 5772524.37609651, 2313901.7202488566, 7435794.111581946]' and I'm using this method to ...
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Arcgis FeatureLayer.MODE_ONDEMAND not select exactly coodinate?

I'm working with ArcGis API. I push my Feature Layer on map in MODE_ONDEMAND. But when I select feature (selectTask), the coordinates come out as [692010, 101011], with no decimal places. What I want ...
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Problem adding google map coordinates to arcmap

I am having some issues adding x y coordinates from Google Maps into ArcMap. I am adding the following table to ArcMap by specifying X-Field as longitude, and the Y-Field as latitude:. However, when ...
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KD-Tree implementation with lat/lon coordinates

I have implemented a KD-Tree that stores coordinates (latitude, longitude). I have also implemented a Nearest Neighbor search algorithm using the Haversine distance. Will I get correct results (same ...
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Project (lat,lng) GPS point to a line segment (road segment)

Is there a way to project a point A to a B,C line segment and find a point D ? The points are latitude, longitude points, so I believe we should incorporate the haversine distance formula. Edit: I am ...
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What format is a location represented like this?

While converting an old system, I came across a position column with values in a format like this: 38RQT6410550656 While I've never seen global positioning represented this way, putting this in ...
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Postgres/postgis st_makepoint

I am looping through a csv, taking latlng values and trying to add there geometry to postgis enabled postgres table. xy values are int's conn = psycopg2.connect("connected") cur = conn.cursor() cur....
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Adding XY coordinate to map in ArcGIS (not in dataset)?

Is there a quick and easy way to add an XY coordinate in ArcGIS outside of creating a table? A coworker just wants to see what that point is on a topo background. I just want to see where a ...
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Inverted lat lon on drawn polygons in Openlayers 3

I am working on a map in openlayers 3 with geoserver I display the layers as WFS and I added the draw and modify interactions, but when I save the drawn polygons the coordinates of the newly drawn ...
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Fill array with coordinates within geographical bounds in Leaflet

I want to create an array and fill it with geographical coordinates I get from a bounds variable. Basically, a for-loop shall create coordinate pairs within the specified bounds with a fixed distance ...
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Wrong calculation of line start and end XY coordinates of a merged line- how can I fix this?

I have a feature class containing several rivers, which are derived from merging individual river segments to make a continuous line. They have been merged using the editor tool. I have calculated ...
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XY Coordinates result in weird scale

Currently trying to display XY data with what I consider unusual coordinates. These coordinates come from a transit scheduling software called HASTUS. Though I'm able to plot the points in relation to ...
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Converting polylines coordinates stored in PostGIS in column type text, in another column type geometry(MultiLineString,2154)?

I want to draw a polyline on a leaflet map and then send it to PostGis with php. I’m drawing my polylines using the Leaflet draw plugin and send the coordinates in a column “coords” in PostGIS with ...
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How to create polygons associated to coordinates (QGIS)

I'm trying to create polygons associate to given .csv files. On the polygon I would have to be able to read the coordinates x, y (AND Z) because I need to interpolate points and work with them. I know ...
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Which points in projected raster corresponds to certain latitude,longitude location?

What I have is a SRTM 3 arc-second raster file in WGS84 geographic coordinate system (here is that file). I then project it to the Azimuthal Equidistant projection with GDAL: gdalwarp -s_srs EPSG:...
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Change the actual coordinates in a shapefile (QGIS)

I'm trying to map data for a county in Texas. The data were provided to me in a shapefile, and I've been working with it in QGIS 2.14. My problem is this: The coordinates in the shapefile I was given ...
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Coordinate points not lining up with a preexisting map on QGIS

I asked this question once before, but I did not receive any feedback on solving on the issue and I am still confused as to what I am doing wrong. I found a public domain map of Florida counties on ...
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Transform geometry to coordinates

I need transform with postgis a geometry of type ...
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Are perpendicular lines still perpendicular after converting from UTM zone 15 to 16 (or between two neighboring zones)?

I want to convert a square polygon that is close to the edge of UTM zones 15N and 16N. The polygon's coordinates are in UTM 16N, but it is spatially positioned in the UTM15 area. My question is that ...
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Selecting the feature under the pixel

I am using a Vector/kml layer with an event to show a popup when the user clicks on an item. Relying on the evt.pixel doesn't look fine, since rarely does the user click exactly on the middle of the ...
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Coordinates calculation using QGIS

I am quite new to GIS software. I use QGIS. I have a question that might be trivial. I would like to derive the coordinates (Y and X) for an area. Just to make an example: I have two regions A and B. ...