An application programming interface specific to Google Maps.

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Finding locations within a radius of a given path [duplicate]

I am trying to figure out in Postgis the right sql statement for the following: I have in my database a table of merchants with latitudes and longitudes; I have a route from google that lists a lot ...
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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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Google Maps API : Picklist on markers

I need to change the markers colors by showing a picklist onclick. For example: A red Marker, with the inner info 'Red', when clicked shows a picklist with others colors (blue, black,... ), when ...
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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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Extending Google Maps Geocoding for poorly indexed countries

I would like to extend Google Maps Goecoding service for a country where fine-grained addresses are missing in a remarkable way that would hinder the proper functioning of my application. Should I ...
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Integrate Google Street View into Openlayers3

I am wondering if it is possible to integrate Google Street View into my Openlayers3 application. I do not want to show Google Maps, only Street View, since the base maps I am working with are more ...
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How to add the geocode filtering to gxp.plugins.GoogleGeocoder

The Google geocode provides the capability of applying filters/restraints to the search, e.g. restricting the search to an area with a specific postal code, etc... I want to accomplish the same with ...
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HTML form to load points on Google Maps using API?

I am creating a web page with a Google Map embedded in it. I want to create a form to allow a user to type which London tube zone they wish to see and, when submitted, this will map the tube stations ...
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How to find roads with similar incline?

I have no prior GIS experience, so please bare with me. What I'm trying to do is find a road (or a portions of road) from one country that is similar to another road(or portion of a road) from a ...
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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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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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Showing city border in Google Maps using OSM data

What I want is a border like in Google Maps: In my solution, i use the overpass-turbo service to get all long/lat for a city. All works fine! But sometimes, borders will be rendered not correct. I ...
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How to get polygon boundaries of City in JSON from google maps api?

When searching Google Maps for a city, the city's administrative boundary is displayed. Is there a way to get the polygon boundaries of City in a JSON format using google maps api? If there is, how? ...
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Methods for WMS Layer Data Display in Google Maps

I'm new to GIS. I have started with the Google Maps JS API V3, although I want to connect it to a WMS layer hosted via Geoserver. It seems that the only way to do this with google is to write my own ...
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GeoJSON data and XYZ (meter) coordinates

I'm relatively new to mapping. I have some data which I would like to save using the GeoJson format and display on Google Maps (Javascript API v3). This works for my shapes which are in [Lng,Lat] ...
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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 { ...
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Click event doesn't work with with Google Maps

I'm trying to create a simple click event when I click on a list item on my page, a marker should be created on the google map in that page. But it does not happen. Is there some google maps API ...
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How to get all postal code using polygon mapping

I am working with polygon mapping in GOOGLE MAPS API 3. in my application i need to get all postal code (Singapore) between the boundaries which i mapped. can anyone suggest me for any possibilities.
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Geocode area/neigborhood into polygon vertices

I have been successfully using the Google Maps API using the R package ggmap to find location coordinates for e.g. addresses or city names. However, Google Maps now shows areas as well, indicating ...
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Python error in go2streetview plugin

We have the go2streetview plugin installed in QGIS 2.8.6 Wien and when performing a search using this plugin, the following error appeared: An error has occured while executing Python code: ...
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Why does google scale seem way off? [closed]

I have read similar threads on here regarding the technicality and am in way over my head. I am not a professional cartographer - I am a professional coach driver that uses google maps to plan routes. ...
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How to scale, rotate and translate a KMZ file in Google Earth

I'm a GIS software developer. I would like to adjust manually a KMZ over Google Earth images scaling, shifting and rotating it. What I'm wondering is a tool like the one in Google Earth to add a ...
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Google Maps Distance Matrix API - Queries per second?

I'm pretty familiar with Google's Distance Matrix API, but I'm unsure about one aspect of the Usage Limitations. The documentation states that you have access to 100 elements per query (element = ...
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How to perform Zoom to ImageMapType in Google Maps API?

I am adding ImageMapType on Google Map using Google Maps API. Whenever ImageMapType is added then Map should zoom to that ImageMapType. I have read the ImageMapType reference and found out that any ...
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How to bind event to Polygon inside polygon in google maps.?

I am drawing a polygon buffer in google maps api v3 and finding number of polygon objects lying inside it.(on click) I am using oracle spatial database. on each child polygon click i need to do some ...
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How to use Chrome element inspector to inspect marker icons in Google Maps API application? [closed]

I have some json data that are loaded with google maps API map.Data layer, I want to inspect the marker icon element (as shown as stars in the attached picture), what's the trick to use browser ...
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How to get unique placemark id's in kml file?

I'm implementing a kml layer in a map using Google Maps Javascript API, and I'm using QGIS to create the kml file from a shp file. In order to view the extended data in the kml file in Google Maps, it ...
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Mysql 5.5 spatial to Google Maps API

I've got a mysql table with points and polygons spatial geometries. I can see that MySQL 5.5 doesn't have the ST_AsGeoJSON() function to extract to GeoJSON. I'm looking for the simplest way to ...
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Controlling layer order between cartoDB and Google maps Fusion layer

I am trying to control the layer order between a cartoDB layer and a Google FusionTables layer, on a google base map. The CartoDB layer always displays underneath, whereas i want it on top. I have ...
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Birdseye Viewer in other applications?

has anyone used Bing Maps Birdseye Viewer tiles in other applications? I have seen Leaflet Bing but it looks like it just has aerial, aerial with labels and road tiles. Does it have birdseye tiles? Is ...
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Google maps not being displayed inside my widget

I am trying to display my data in google maps. Like if i drag and drop my data, a widget should opens and it should display the data in the google maps inside the widget.Now, widget is opening, but ...
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Google Maps JS API With Google Earth Spotted?

I've been, somewhat, following the news on the deprecation of the Google Earth API since it was first announced earlier this year. I'm an amateur GIS guy and I've been wanting to port over a simple ...
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How to add the geometry to google maps from geojson(retrieved as json) for a specified condition using javascript

I have a array called place_names which holds some place names. I have a GeoJSON layer loaded in CartoDB, which has three columns id, name and the_geom (which is a geometry object) that can be queried ...
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Google Maps Layer not working

http://dev.openlayers.org/examples/google.html This example is not working properly. The Google map does not show, however if you click the last map and then click back through the layers to streets ...
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Same behaviour for minzoom for google maps api and leaflet

I need to implement the same behavior for leaflet and google maps for the case of minzoom. Google maps duplicates all the objects from the main map to the world`s copies, however leaflet doesn't since ...
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Centering & zooming on area of interest

For example, our subject of interest are coffeeshops, and user wants to lookup all coffeeshops located in Mitte district of Berlin. In order to do that he selects Berlin as city, Mitte as district and ...
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transparent infowindow google maps apis

I can add a div into the infowindow content and set it's style giving it background color, but I failed to make it transparent. Is there a way to make the infowindow of google maps API transparent, ...
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QGIS KML layer won't show up in Google Maps API

I've trimmed US Census shapefile data to show census blocks in just three states, by editing the attribute table. I then color coded the states based on values in the table by changing the style in ...
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WMS getmap tiles not matching in google maps API

I am trying to see a WMS layer above Google maps API's satellite baselayer. When building the WMS URL string I am using WIDTH=256 and HEIGHT=256 which I think is the default. The thing is that the ...
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Google static map path from MS SQL spatial data

I am trying to generate Google static maps on the fly that include a path based on data I have in a MS SQL Server geometry column. I currently use the encoded path algorithm to reduce the length of my ...
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Removing Google maps base layer from Google Maps API

I need to remove the base layer of google maps dynamically. User can add or remove the base layer.Because I am using more layer on top of it.Is there any function in google maps api to remove the ...
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Google maps api kml layer not working

The code below was working, but now it is not. This isn't my actual production code, just my KML test document to make sure everything is working. I got this document as a working example from stack ...
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Batch Geocoding in R over daily limit with pay as you go? [duplicate]

I have found the the geocode function in ggmap to be very helpful in the past. Now I am trying to geocode about 60,000 addresses. The google maps API daily limit is 2500. Google offers a "pay as you ...
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Adding custom polygons in google maps

Do you have any experience with adding custom polygons in to the google maps? I have made polygons from raster layer. And my goal is to show this layer in google maps. For now i have experience with ...
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Problem with my google map, place search with a text bar

I am doing a small project with google maps api, I am trying to locate all the interesting services around me. For example, i want to search "restaurant" then it will shows all the restaurant near me ...
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How to get the directions of the co-ordinates in leaflet?

Now i'm working on the live tracking to track my vehicle.I want to get the directions to change the marker position based on the co-ordinates. I have using arrow icon for marker icon. I need to ...
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Leaflet : How to update polyline ? Live Tracking

var ColorVar = '#bd0026'; var firstpolyline = new L.Polyline(polyList, { color:ColorVar, weight: 8, opacity:0.8, smoothFactor: 1 } ); ...
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Polygons on Mouseover event only Activate on Borders

I have a map with several polygons that have a mouseover and click event. The mouseover event causes the polygon to change color, and the click event brings up a custom info window. Most of the 200 ...
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is there any flight travel time api?

I know there is google api for distance where we can calculate the driving distance but similar to that i want to pass two city names and I want it to give me just the duration like 4 hours 30 ...
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Get every coordinate from an address database

I have a xls database of street addresses. I want to get the latitude/longitude coordinates for all of them. I know very little programming, but I can learn. What's the easiest way of doing this?