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Lat and long extents of Canadian provinces

I'm seeking the latitude and longitude extents (i.e., extremes of lat and long) for each Canadian province. I already have Alberta and BC. For example, Wikipedia lists Ontario's extent as 49° 00’ N, ...
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Where can I get pointcloud data?

Is there any freely available pointcloud data? I'm especially interested in dense clouds of small areas(5m to 100m radius) but anything else would be fine too. Edit: I've found that these pages ...
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Can i get earth quake data from api services?

I am working with environmental application and i am willing to add information about Earth Quake. If Other apis like openweather,accuweather etc have services for earthquake, please let me know. ...
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Is there a dataset for the spatial extents of historic levels of the Great Lakes since the Last Glacial Maximum?

Is there a dataset for the spatial extents of historic levels of the Great Lakes since the Last Glacial Maximum? More specifically, we are looking for the maximum level of the Great Lakes after 5,000 ...
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High Resolution Terrain Data for the Philippines

Where can i download Philippines terrain data that is better than the 30 m ASTER global dataset?
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Free vector data on paved roads in Africa

I have recently come across vector road data from the Africa Infrastructure Knowledge Program (http://www.infrastructureafrica.org/documents/list/roads). I found these data helpful for three reasons: ...
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Topographical Elevations for Central Africa and Cameroon

I am using QGIS and I have been faced with the problem of topographical maps. From searching online I could only find data for the United States. Google maps offers elevation contours, however I am ...
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Map mobile phones antennas

Is it possible to find a map of Italian mobile phones antennas (and possibly also European one)? I need to import it in QGIS so it would be great a shape file or dxf file or something related to ...
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Greenspace data in United Kingdom?

I need greenspace data for Brighton and Hove and Dudley areas. Does anyone know where I can get this? I have tried to extract it from OpenStreetMaps but the areas are too large and it crashes before ...
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Is there any shapefile (or other format) of Russia's time zones after 2014 changes?

According to for example Wikipedia, Russia changed its time zone boundaries in 2014, moving areas between existing zones and defining new ones for the Crimea area. Is there any shapefile or other ...
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Best place to download or purchase shapefiles for Louisiana Parish?

I am looking for shapefiles to either download or purchase for the BEAUREGARD Parish in Louisiana. I have been able to find files for the Townships and Sections but I am in desperate need of a ...
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Finding ESRI JSON polygon rings of all US states?

Is ESRI JSON polygon rings of all US states a pubicly available resource anywhere? I have a xml file with point coordinates that I was planing on writing a quick conversion script for, but I imagine ...
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How to manually edit 16 bit GDEM elevation data on a Geotiff file

I'm building a virtual 3D terrain scenery using both satellite imagery (google maps satellite) and elevation data from GDEM Aster elevation data (geoTIFF format files). My problem is that the ...
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What is the best way to visualize multiple large LIDAR tiles?

I want to load approximately 10 large LIDAR tiles for analysis. I have tried using ArcScene but it appears there is a limit on how much data ArcScene can handle at one time. Each tile is 65-90MB in ...
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Which elevation data source has the highest precision for Russian Far East?

If I want to get data on the elevation around the city of Artyrom (region around 132.159633, 43.350116), which elevation data source has the data with the highest precision for that region? I found ...
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Pipeline and electric power grid data for Southern California?

Does anyone know where I can find GIS shapefile or other data for the electric transmission line system as well as water/natural gas and other pipeline systems for Southern California? Notably San ...
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Where can I find spatial data for UK administrative boundaries?

I am specifically looking for UK local authorities, wards, postcodes in shp file format.
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Where can I find GIS data to test GIS coordinate operations?

I am trying to find some data that can be used to test GIS coordinate operations from one CRS to another CRS. So far all I have found is the Gold Data set and also various example points in the EPSG ...
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Raster map source for desktop, commercial application

We develop desktop, commercial application for Architects (c++). In a future update, we would like to provide our customers with the option to automatically create a 3D terrain with appropriate ...
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Source for US parcel boundary data?

Where can I find shapefile (or other vector) data for US private parcel boundaries (such as for a plat map)?
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Port boundaries for California

I'm interested in finding GIS data for ports in California. I have a point layer but I'm hoping to find polygons for each port. Surprisingly this is proving to be more difficult than first expected.
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Ward maps for Indian Cities?

i am looking for maps or shapefiles of ward boundaries of cities in india, it has been arround three days since i have been searching for them, but got very few. Does anyone know from where one can ...
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Does anyone have a Morocco shapefile that includes Western Sahara at the Provincial level?

The 2004 Moroccan census data is available at hcp.ma. I was wondering if anyone had a Moroccan shapefile at the provincial level or commune level that matched the data available on the census and ...
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The list of geocodes of villages/cities of India wanted [closed]

Any relevant information is welcome. For example, license of the data, where I can find relevant sources, etc.
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Looking for a rivers layer for Indonesia

I am looking for a river database for Indonesia. I am aware of VMAP data and can make it myself from a DEM. What I really am looking for is a local product that contains rivers at the very local ...
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New Delhi, India, town level boundary files for GIS

I'm trying to find boundary files for New Delhi to map religious diversity (data here: http://www.censusindia.gov.in/DigitalLibrary/MFTableSeries.aspx), and I have downloaded the GADM files and tried ...
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Where can I find world map shapefiles/GEOJSONs/KMLs for 1950-2015?

I'm looking for world maps showing countries from 1950-2015. Are there shapefiles, KMLs or GEOJSON files of these?
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USA Historical Satellite Imagery for an Online Application

I am looking for different options to add historical satellite imagery to our online-based application. We currently incorporate Bing Maps into our application, but cannot get historical imagery. I ...
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Where can I find historic aerials for some areas in Dona Ana County, New Mexico?

How do I find several historic aerials from the mid-1970's or early 1980's and where can I download them and I would like them to be free of charge. Cheers,
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Historical GIS data

I am looking for geographical boundaries of the Pale of Settlement - a region of Imperial Russia in which permanent residency by Jews was allowed in the 19th century Will manage with most formats
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Shapefile of Baden-Württemberg and Rhineland-Palatinate with district boundaries

Can anyone help me find shapefiles of German states Baden-Württemberg and Rhineland-Palatinate (including their districts)?
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Fine-Grained Political Modern Map of Italy

Italy is made out of regions which are broken down into provinces and each city belongs to a province (each province also has a city with the same name as the province). There are several road maps ...
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Does the USDA SSURGO database have a web-based API that I can query?

Based on a previous question, Can I download the entire NRCS SSURGO database?, it appears that it is difficult to import the entire USDA SSURGO database. The Web Soil Survey provides the ability to ...
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Where can I find Canadian postal code geometries?

Where can I find the shapefiles for Canadian postal codes?
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Need Traffic Accident Data [closed]

I am graduate student studying in GIS. My project is related with traffic accidents, but I cannot find the traffic accident data online. The scale could be a city or a state in US since I just ...
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Touristic poi-data (api or dump) with popularity measure

I'm looking for freely available touristic (hotel, restaurants, bars, attractions, etc.) poi-data that have some measure of popularity. With popularity I mean, explicit popularity like on ...
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Speed of people measured by gps

I was tracking tourist's movement patterns in a city with GPS and I would like to know the speed of all participants (60). The data were recorded and saved in gpx files, so in order to open it and ...
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Where can I find municipal-level administrative boundary data for Poland?

I am looking for municipal-level administrative boundary data (NUTS 5) for Poland. Since it is public information, I thought the data would be readily available, but I can't seem to find it anywhere. ...
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Getting a list of zip codes with its adjacent zip codes

I need a list in the form of adjacency list that contains all zip codes in the United States that each has a list of adjacent zip codes. I tried searching for it on the internet. Many of them only ...
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FEMA LOMA Data/WMS Availability?

Does anybody know where there might be some good/current FEMA data? I am interested specifically in the LOMA data for Florida. I have found a WMS Service that is hosted by FEMA but I'm having ...
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Raster data for maximum temperature

I am looking for raster data for maximum temperature, ideally on a state by state basis (US) to make the file sizes smaller. Data would need to be weekly or daily going back to at least 2010. I ...
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How much time does it take for an agency to develop its GTFS?

How much time does it take for an agency that contains about 15 routes(bi-directional) to develop a simple GTFS file containing only the required .txt files?
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Can I download the entire NRCS SSURGO database?

I am interested in downloading and using the entire USGS SSURGO database. The California Soil Resource Lab provides instructions on working with these data in R, but it starts with the assumption ...
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Bathymetry data for Lac Lecointre or estimate data from satellite imagery?

I would like to get any sort of depth data of Lac (lake) Lecointre in Quebec. I've searched all over and can't seem to find any downloadable data. If there is no bathymetry data for this lake is it ...
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Iran place names in Farsi

I'm looking for a downloadable listing of place names for Iran, in Farsi script. I downloaded GeoNames for Iran, but many of the place names in there seem to be only in Latin script (of 253,000 ...
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What is “steps” and “time” in ERA-interim

I am looking for rainfall information from ERA-Interim and i found something that I don't understand. When I try to select the period of my interest, the page show me the option showed in this image: ...
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Georeference disabled in CartoDB synced dataset

If I upload a dataset with synced option enable then I haven't the option to do the geocoding. Is that normal? How I can geocode the addresses? If manually I can't do the geocoding how I can do ...
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Ordnance Survey grids - download or generate?

Does anyone know a source from which to download vector UK Ordnance Survey grids at varying resolutions? Or failing that, a tool that can create an OS grid at a specified resolution? There are plenty ...
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Building customized data set from American Community Survey data?

I am trying to create a database in SQL Server with a customized dataset containing census information from the American Community Survey content available online. I want to show a granularity in my ...
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Where can I get GIS data layers that show sea ice data for the Beaufort and Chukchi Seas?

I would like to put a layer on my basemap that shows sea ice coverage levels for both the Beaufort and Chukchi Seas off Alaska for the last few years. Is this available anywhere? Would I have to make ...