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Electricity network grid availability

I am looking for shapefiles of national electricity grid networks of about 40 different countries around the world. Is there any place/database where I can find these type of files for (ideally) all ...
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How can I get the outline coordinates of bodies of water in a country? (Lakes, River, ponds) From Google Maps or any other data set [closed]

I'm in need of acquiring the coordinates of the outlines of all the water bodies inside a country, with the exception of "Sea" or "Ocean" water. Right now, I'm manually outlining the lakes and rivers ...
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Getting CSV file of Wikipedia geolocations?

Where do I get a CSV file containing (a reference to) all Wikipedia articles with lon/lat coordinates? I am aware of Retrieving Wikipedia's coordinate information? which refers to this page: ...
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Obtain free DEM data of South China

Is there any free source of Digital elevation model of China with the resolution of 30 meters or better and vertical accuracy of +-5m. Something along those lines
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Looking for Unique well locations Shape files for Alberta?

I am looking for a shapefile or geodatabase with all the unique well locations in Alberta.
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Looking for road network of Uruguay?

Does anyone know where I can get a reasonably accurate road network of Uruguay? I have only managed to locate a very sparse one, and those roads are often a mile out of position. TAB or SHP file ...
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Texas and New York Township, Range, and Section GIS Data

I have a number of lat/long coordinates that I need to identify township, range, and section for. I am using QGIS to do it. The coordinates are in different states and I was able to most states' ...
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Reflectance values from WorldView-1 images?

Most of the informations on WorldView images are related to the second and third version of the satellite. I own a WorldView-1 image (the black and white one) and I really need to find the reflectance ...
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Seeking public database to input date and city to determine country at time and present-day?

I'm looking to automate a common task for us. For example, Jaromir Jagr was born in Kladno in 1972. I want to be able to take that and output a string. Born in Kladno, Czechoslovakia (present-day ...
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Images raster Mozambique

I'm looking for a high resolution raster image for the province of Maputo in Mozambique. I need it to get the elevation and topography for the area of Moamba-RessanoGarcía. Anyone knows any website ...
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Source for multipolygon data?

I have a PostGIS database where I would like to store multipolygon data of certain cities. The type of the table column is geometry(MultiPolygon,4326). I'm now looking for a source where I can get ...
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Shapefile, topoJSON, geoJSON for Singapore district boundaries - where to find? [duplicate]

This question has been asked before but no one has been able to provide an answer or the links are now deadends. See: Singapore postal boundaries and How to create/obtain district data for Singapore? ...
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Where to find a polygon shapefile of countries, states and islands?

As often happens, the hardest part of GIS is to come up with clean shapefile with an attribute table. I need to create a choropleth map, but all I have is this: Domicile,Captives New Zealand,24 ...
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Looking for real-world DJI Phantom 3 Professional sample geo-tagged images for testing

I am looking for sample DJI Phantom 3 Professional imagery for testing purposes with the Drone2Map for ArcGIS Beta software. So far I am finding the application very polished and easy to use but I am ...
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Where can I download a world shapefile with 180-degree central meridian?

Does anyone know where I could download a world shapefile that has a projection with a central meridian of 180 degrees longitude? I have found the following question that provides instructions for ...
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I'm looking for urban area shapefiles for France, Germany and Belgium

So I'm trying to make a map like this for the Low Countries/Rhineland, where I basically show how spread out all the urban areas would be there if the urban areas had similar densities to American ...
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What dataset contains a complete location hierarchy from continent down to city (or perhaps postal code)?

I'm looking for a dataset that contains a complete hierarchical geographic representation of the world. Basically, I want names, boundaries, relationships ("is a member of"), ISO codes, and more for: ...
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Source for North American public boat and kayak launch sites?

Does anyone know of a good source for North American public boat and kayak launch sites for mapping in a GIS. I would prefer a web service.
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Poland ZIP code shapefile?

I'm looking for Poland zip-code data (polygons). I have found data in csv on the http://www.geonames.org/ but there are only point data. Do you know any free source containing this data?
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Download of very detailed DEM files for Portugal?

Operating system: Windows 10, 64 bit. QGIS Version: 2.13.3 which I installed via the QGIS.org website. I need contour lines for a small area in Portugal. I saw a guide posted here: http://planet....
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How do I make an account in NAVTEQ so as to use the tool “Updated road traffic” of the Network Analyst?

I am trying to make an account in the NAVTEQ so as to be able to use the Updated Road Traffic Data tool inthe Network Analyst. Has someone experience with this? Could you please inform me further ...
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API for land use/land cover

I'm making a mobile game that uses GPS to interact with the real world. The game should be able to "see" what terrain/land use/land cover the user is currently in. Ideally, the game would send the ...
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Finding Historical Maps of Soviet Union

Anyone know where I can find a basic historical map of the Soviet Union, circa around 1940?
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Is there any geocoding for better international support? [closed]

I need international support database with Chinese and English, do you know any data provide both? (So far, I found only Google Map and MaxMind is okay; Open Street Map just poorly supported data; ...
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Joining data from 2 shapefiles Qgis

I think there must be a atraight forward answer to this but I haven't managed yet: I have two shapefiles for the same watershed they are both divided into different areas with different erosion ...
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International postal codes

I'm trying to plot spend data on zipcodes but only have US domestic zipcodes. Where can I find a shapefile/feature class for international postal codes? Point data is preferred but polygons will work.
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Symbology classification scheme for Solar PV Electricity Generation

I am presenting some data relating to rooftops suitable for solar PV and their potential PV electricity generation. I am mapping the above data for the study area. What would be the best symbology ...
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Global shipping network datasets for download?

Does anyone know if global shipping routes for free download (preferably ESRI shapefile) exist? I would need them for my research only as a background presentation on the world image. They can be ...
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How to download Open Street Map data in QGIS?

I'm trying download data from OSM in QGIS via Openlayers plugin. Downloading is successfull, but when I add layer to project, many of the features are missing. Is there any limitation, or does ...
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Displaying Raster Source Information

I have a large number of raster files I'm working on. I need to figure out how each of the files was processed from. I have a composite land cover map and would like to view the file names and ...
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Strange names of swedish cities [duplicate]

I got a GIS Data-set for swedish cities. The problem is that they have strange names such as: Trädet Jäla Mjönäs Älmhult Did someone have the samoe problems? I think "ö" for instance mean ...
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OSM available data extract for addresses only?

Is there a dataextract available for all addresses without the street network? I would be interested in something like this: [streetNumber, street, postcode, city, county, state, country, lat, lon] ...
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Free address data providers for German? (like BEV for Austria)

I am looking for comprehensive address data (incl. house numbers) for Germany. Is there some kind of government agency that provides free downloads? I know that the BEV (Bundesamt fuer Eich und ...
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Looking for data on river flow speeds

I'm looking for sources containing data on measured river flow speeds, any / all locations worldwide, in any format or language. Googling didn't help much.
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Provider of hyperspectral imagery SWIR band

I'm looking for aerial hyperspectral imaging with SWIR band; size of ground pixel should not exceed 5m and dated not earlier as 2015. Could you propose provider such of data ? Area of interest is ...
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free/open source Western Australian Topographical data

does anyone know (or have :P) a free or open source Western Australian Topographical datasets? I have a project that involves terrain relief in Northam, ideally they want it at a scale of 1;25,000 but ...
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Can I consider QGIS OpenLayer basemaps as WMSs?

I am writing a manuscript about QGIS, and I categorized the data types into 3 classes according to popularity (raster, vector, web-data). Then I separated web-data to WMS and WFS. Under the heading ...
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use textual description and name of spatial object from book: copyright?

I have got a copyright question about textual described geo-objects: Can I use the position description of geo-object like a mountain pass or a bridge or something else, which is written in a ...
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Where can I find a list with beaches which include coordinates?

I use World Weather Online marine API to get wave height of different beaches. This API provide data by coordinates and I need a list with coordinates of beaches.
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Where can I find open raw LiDAR data for European Countries?

I'm looking for LiDAR data in laz or las format preferably from an FTP site. Does anyone know which countries have that data available to the public? From my research it doesn't seem to be easy to ...
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World / Global Navigable Waterway Data?

We're looking for an equivalent of "The National Waterway Network" dataset but for the entire world. Essentially vector data of all non-ocean waterways including major rivers etc, that can be used ...
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Ocean Current, Chlorophyll and suspended sediment

Where can I download Ocean Current, Chlorophyll and suspended sediment data of best possible high resolution for Indian scenario?
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Free Digital Elevation (Terrain) Model of Europe or Germany

Is there any free (or not expensive) source of Digital elevation model of Europe or Germany with the resolution of 10 meters or better and vertical accuracy of +-5m or better?
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Basic instructions for loading OS Terrain 50 data

Are there any basic instructions for using the OS Terrain data available online? I do not have an issue extracting - it is all sat in a folder ready to go. What I cannot work out how to do is to ...
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Is there a source for historical (1960-2016) shapefiles? [duplicate]

I need shapefiles of changes that have been made to countries borders in these years 1960- till most recent i have some but Africa and Middle East is really hard to find.
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Conversion of .csv file to MapInfo generates very large .dat file

I am converting an .xls file (500kb) to a .csv (150KB) then using this to generate a MapInfo .tab file format using both QGis and ArcGIS. I can use an intermediate file ie. mif/mid format which gives ...
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High res monthly satellite maps including ice cover

I have some old month by month NASA satellite maps showing the world in 2004 at 5400x2700px. I've noticed NASA has newer cleaner versions of these maps at http://neo.sci.gsfc.nasa.gov/view.php?...
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What is a good world reference atlas with information for each country? [closed]

[I'm not sure if this is the right StackExchange site for this question, but it was the closest I could find to general geography.] I love learning about the countries of the world, and my favorite ...
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Change NODATA values to 0 in Qgis

I know this question has been asked already in this forum, but I couldn't find an easy (for me, a rookie) solution for my problem. I have an RGB 3 band file which, in some pixels, has i.e. R no data ...
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Looking for a Free Shapefile of the European Countries

I do not seem to be able to find a free shapefile of the European countries. This is the kind of map I am looking to populate with my own data using ESRI ArcGIS: The Eurostat website only seems to ...