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Adding census and other data overlays to google maps - for a non-programmer :-)! [on hold]

I have been creating private Google maps that track our business ventures and competitive marketplace. This much I could figure out without a CS degree :-) I am now looking for a tool, service, or ...
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Can we combine SVG Overlay with MarkerCluster v3?

I have searched here and there on how to prevent the overlapping circle (svg) layer created from json file. Poor me, no luck till now. Since I doesn't know how to prevent the overlapping circle I ...
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QuickMapServices It is not for ubuntu?

I'm new using QGis. I read somewhere that QMS was better and more stable than the OpenLayers complement to use Google Maps. My problem is that it does not appear when I search with the plugins ...
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Design a system to provide information and routing for users based on coordinates [on hold]

I am a software developer, but have no experience with geographical softwares. I would like to design and build a system that provide information for users about the area of the street they are ...
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Pulling data from a published Google Map

I've been looking at www.powerplantmaps.com and it is a great site that lists all kinds of power plants around the world. The site is very good because it provides a map-based view of the world and ...
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Make openlayers embed map

I'm trying to do some kind of embed map and i see the way Google maps works. For exaple Google maps creates a URL like below : https://www.google.es/maps/@39.4379818,-0.4569777,17z Where it takes ...
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GIS Multiple Choice Questions [closed]

Does anyone have a set of mcqs for GIS? Or know where I could get (separate and apart from a google search?
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Extracting locatation information from Google Maps and business directories

Is there a way to mass download/extract (infrastructure) data from either Google Maps or Business directories based on a search query? I am often asked to create inventories of assets within a local ...
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MySql - Location tagging like Instagram

I want users to tag a location using google place search, save it to database and make it so others can find it by city, country or state... A good example is Instagram What I tried: store cities ...
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Google Maps Timeline - How does the segmentation algorithm work? [closed]

I'm new to GIS and geo-location algorithms. Google Timeline shows a very nice segmentation of my location data. It clearly identifies periods of time in which I stayed in the same location, and ...
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QGIS problem with Google Maps? [duplicate]

In QGIS 2.14.0, When I use a google maps, then I am going to make a map, the image loose quality, or characters. That's a problem and it only happens with google maps.
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Why is my KML file too large?

I'm attempting to upload a KML file to Google My Maps. But it says that the file I'm attempting to upload is either non-parse-able, or too large. The KML file in question is generated by a program ...
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ArcGIS to Google Maps

Can ArcGIS mapping be moved to Google Maps? Looking to migrate from ArcGIS to Google Maps and wondering about the challenges/risks.
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QGIS 2.14 save pdf with google maps

I have an shp file in CRS 2100. I use the open layers plugin and inserted goggle satellite as background. It changes the project's CRS into 3857(OTF). So, in the composer manager, when I try to save ...
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Accessing Layers Through an API?

So, I have reason to believe that this information is not available. Nonetheless, it involves using Android, and preferably the Google Maps API (though other maps may have APIs which supply this data, ...
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Using Google Maps API to dynamically display delivery-time zones?

I'm looking to replicate the functionality from the UPS Ground Map which will allow users to enter a zipcode, then dynamically show delivery times by region. I know I need travel times by state data ...
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PostGIS Svg Projection on Google Map

Context I have a database with spatial data such as areas and points. Some of the areas in my db are coming from OpenStreetMaps, representing some regions. (Which are kinda small at earth's scale, ...
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I'm trying to change my coordinate formats in RStudio

So my data entries for Longitude and Latitude look like this: 87010454" "85404107" "86294685" "85545624" "86243217" "86135700" And I am trying to plot a map of the US and add my data to it using this ...
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Online Map - Vector files postcode lookups - self serve, Mapbox or Gmaps?

I've been reading around how to serve vector tiles to an online map and I have a few questions about which tools and services are best to use together for an application that has c.1.5 million map ...
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Google Maps does not show NASA world view maps layer. JAVASCRIPT

The function is called on window onload but I am uncertain about the getTileUrl's anonymous function. where does it get the tile and zoom parameters from. The main problem is it does not show the ...
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Fusion table, map and displaying images?

I´ve set up a Google Maps displaying points from af fusion table. Is it possible to display the images related to the points, like when mouseover? (html hover?)
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Router that imports POIs?

I like the RideWithGPS router because it works well and supports different maps (Google, OSM, etc.), but unless I'm mistaken, it won't import POIs from a KML file (as exported from Gooogle My Maps): ...
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How to georeference a tile downloaded from Google Maps

I'm trying to georeference a set of image tiles downloaded from a Google Maps site. Based only on each image's Google Maps grid reference and zoom level, how can I calculate the real-world ...
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Alternative to GPSVisualizer to convert Google Maps Directions route to KML file?

Is there an alternative to calling the following form to convert data from a URL of Google Maps Directions (GMD), and get a KML file? http://www.gpsvisualizer.com/map_input?form=googleearth I'd like ...
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Drawing route on google map using gps device and calculating actual distance?

I Want to draw route on google map with the help of gps device and calculate the actual distance. Can anybody help with this? public GoogleAPIModel GetDistance(string origin, string destination) ...
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Getting closest point on road to point in Google Maps using Python?

I need to find the closest point on a road to a external point. I need to do it without downloading the data (I don't know if this is possible in Google Maps) nor using PostgreSQL. I know some Python ...
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Geojson taking long time to load in google map from database

I am trying to load a GeoJSON file from a MySQL database but it is taking about 6-10 seconds to load the data into the map. This is what I have done so far. I generate a GeoJSON file after doing a ...
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Parse OTP Trip Results to Google Maps

I am using Open Trip Planner (OTP) in my Android application. I want to know how to parse a trip request result to draw them on google maps as I found no references on OTP website Response i get ...
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Convert GPX/KMZ to google maps directions

Is there a way to convert a set of waypoints in a GPX/KMZ file to driving directions suitable for Google Maps. There are numerous sites listing community generated routes which I am unable to load ...
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Nominatim UK for geocoding: problem with house numbers

I am testing a few random "addresses string" with Nominatim (https://nominatim.openstreetmap.org/). It looks ok to find the street, but it doesn't look able to pick the right coordinates on the same ...
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Display Geojson data from PHP API (http://localhost/sample.php) on google map

I have PHP API (http://localhost/api.php) that gives data in GeoJSON format, how can I show that GeoJSON data on Google map ? Dragging & Dropping GeoJSON data on map is not allowed.
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Determining if two polygons are overlapping in Google Maps?

I'm working with google maps and polygons, but I have to validate that polygons are not overlapping each other. I have a function that returns TRUE when a point (lat, lng) is inside a polygon, but ...
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Map with All State Legislative Districts [closed]

Is there a google map or other map with all state legislative districts labeled? If not what would be the best program to use to make a map where you type in your address and the state legislative ...
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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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Google maps Javascript API usage statistics does not show

I am currently using the google Geocoder service from the Google Maps JavaScript API in a few applications. For months I was receiving usage statistics in my API manager, but for the last 2 months it ...
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ggmap openstreetmap SCALE, no zoom necessary?

I am relatively new to map projections but believe I have understood how one could translate lat/lon to the map tile coordinates X and Y, which is nicely explained here: ...
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How to calculate multiple travel times using gmapsdistance?

I am trying to use gmapsdistance on R to calculate multiple transit times from Google Maps. I have a Google API key and can generate transit travel times for one origin and one destination with the ...
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Export Shapefile for a custom region

Is there any way to export a region on google maps to a shape file or any other format? For example, I have the following region on google maps. I wish to export it to shapefile.
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How to conveniently generate a Google Maps link from a PostGIS geometry?

When working with a spatial database, it is often convenient to make a sanity check for a location of a point by viewing it on Google Maps (or any other online mapping service). Copying the lat/lon ...
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Open Layer Plugin Zoom Issue (Google/Bing Maps) in QGIS 2.14

I have two different vector layers. One is in WGS 1984(EPSG:4326) projection and another one is in USA_Contiguous_Equidistant_Conic(EPSG:102005). For vector data EPSG:4326, i have to use Google map as ...
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Issues using GE embedded map with KML

I am using an embedded google earth map in html for a website and am having issues manipulating a neighborhood boundary KML. Is there a way to actually jump into the imported KML and change the color ...
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Is it possible to download map layer from map server and adding it to google map?

This is a link for the base map server : http://eservices.alriyadh.gov.sa:7070/wariyadhgeomap/rest/services/riyadhgeomap/RiyadhBaseMap/MapServer It contain about 23 layers, my question.. let say I ...
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QGIS Google Hybrid Layer Error [duplicate]

The google hybrid layer from the OpenLayer Plugin is no longer working for any of our maps. It's gone completely blank, and uninstalling and reinstalling the plugin hasn't resolved the issue. Has ...
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Is it possible to query/download satellite images with Python?

I was wondering if there exists a Python library/API for downloading satellite images. Ideally, I would want to enter the latitude and longitude of a bounding box and get a high resolution image ...
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Beginner wanting to build a map for offline use (MyMaps, OSM or QGis?) [closed]

I recently managed to get GPS coordinates from a polyline embedded on a Google map I found. I would like to build my own offline map for travel purposes. I'm looking at OSM or QGis, even though I'm ...
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Similar representation of flow using leaflet and its plugins for Polyline

Is there any javascript plugin of leaflet that can achieve that which are shown in the link? http://gmaps-samples-v3.googlecode.com/svn/trunk/symbols/polyline-symbols.html Is it as smooth as shown ...
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Android Google Maps average polyline paths

I'm making an android app that maps my path through plotting polylines using the google map API. If I have several of these paths, it just looks like a bunch of paths plotted on top of each other. Is ...
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Stretched QGIS Hexbin in Google maps

I am very new to GIS so please forgive me if the question is naive, but I haven't found a solution yet. I generated a mock hexbin in QGIS using MMQGIS plugin, with project set to EPSG:4326 and saved ...
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Retrieve Google Maps API friendly latitudes and longitudes from shape file polygon

I have a shape file with a polygon in it, and I am trying to the latitudes and longitudes associated with it so I can use them with the Google Maps API. So far I have been working with QGIS Lyon and ...
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Why do I get incomplete answers using google maps api in java?

I'm using google maps API in java to check wether some places are correct, but I don't get all possible responses: GeocodingApiRequest req = GeocodingApi.newRequest(context).address("Sydney"); try { ...