An application programming interface specific to Google Maps.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
2answers
256 views

Is there a way to include an autocomplete search bar that does not point back to your data in CartoDB?

I would like to include an autocomplete search bar that uses google maps api or bing maps geocoder, etc. Is there an easy way to integrate this with cartodb's search box? // add search bar to map ...
0
votes
0answers
138 views

Google Maps measure time to render markers

I want to measure how much time it takes to render markers on my map. I have a vector layer with data, like this: var vectorLayer = new google.maps.Data({map: map}); // add features to vectorLayer ...
1
vote
1answer
343 views

Google Maps click event does not work on mobile devices

I created a map using Google Maps API with Angular Material libraries (https://material.angularjs.org/) After I upgraded Angular Material from 0.70 to 0.82, I found the info window did not show up by ...
1
vote
1answer
3k views

Google API for Boundary coordinates

Is there any Google API (or any other) which can provide boundary information (i.e. Lat, Lng) for a particular location. Location can be a city, district or a region with in a city. For Example Dammam ...
0
votes
1answer
144 views

Is there any number of rows limitation or data limitation for CartoDB “Mercator Plan”?

We are using Google MAP API V3 and CartoDB with "Mercator Plan" and having around 200 MB empty space. I am trying to visualize whole UK wide properties on the map with points and I have added about ...
1
vote
0answers
234 views

Zoom and search fusion tables map

I have built a fusion table with a geo location search. Right now, my search function centers on the results of the geocoded address. I would like the map to detect the nearest marker and zoom ...
1
vote
1answer
995 views

How to get boundaries of city? [closed]

is there any api to get bounds of city. What i want is i give city name and in return i get that city boundaries. I have searched google maps, arcgis and OpenStreetMap but didnt found any ...
1
vote
1answer
16k views

display latitude and longitude on googlemaps on click

iam trying to retrieve latitude and longitude values .when user clicks on the google map latitude and longitude values has to be displayed on the textboxes my code is <%@ Page Language="C#" ...
2
votes
2answers
955 views

Working out street view heading

I was wondering if it is possible to work out a POV heading for street view based on a GPS coordinate? For instance, say I have the coordinate '43.6653055692 -79.3102166453' If I plugin the ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

Zipcode to Polygon/Boundry

Is there any API out there which can give me Polygon value for a zipcode? I really thought that it would be fairly easy for me given the number of Maps APIs out there. Either Google Maps API or ...
0
votes
1answer
353 views

Issue on Exporting Shapefile Points to Google Map Longitude & Latitude?

Using ArcGIS 10.2 and Some points in Shapefile with BC Albers Coordinate System I am having problem on Getting Points Longitude & Latitude in Google Map Coordinate System. What I have is a CSV ...
0
votes
1answer
295 views

JSon on Google maps [on hold]

Good morning everyone! I'm trying to show a .json layer on Google Maps. This is the example that I'm using.... got it from google. <!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> ...
1
vote
2answers
499 views

Google Maps API v3 base map visibility

Is it possible to change visibility or opacity of google base map ? I am adding it like in simple example, and adding data layer as overlay and want to see only vector markers. Is it possible? var ...
1
vote
1answer
105 views

Export from QGIS to Google Maps maintaining formatting

I'm totally new to QGIS so I'm not even sure this is possible. I've created a bunch of polygons within QGIS and they look just like I want them (color, transparency, etc.). What I'd like to do now ...
2
votes
1answer
910 views

QGIS Google Maps Coordinate System

I have some Points in Shapefile with BC Albers Coordinate Syetem and I need to Project them to Google Maps Lat and Long. I tried to do this by using WGS 84 / Pseudo Mercator EPSG: 3857 and ...
0
votes
1answer
67 views

Google Maps API v2 and Maps engine

I´m researching on the options in drawing shapes on Google Maps with API v2 and Google Maps Engine. I´ve managed to set up the admission to draw a viewed layer on my setup on my site. Does anyone know ...
1
vote
0answers
492 views

Finding and selecting locations in database near 10 km distance from path

In the Google Maps API, I have this Javascript. It is finding and showing user the shorter path between two cities. <!--////// \\\\\\\--> <style> #panel { position: ...
3
votes
2answers
331 views

Setdrawingmode(null) giving Uncaught RangeError: Maximum call stack size exceeded main.js.27

I have my google map codes running for time where I can draw polygon and polyline without issue. Below are my snippet of codes on how I do my drawing. Unfortunately I got this error Uncaught ...
10
votes
6answers
13k views

Google Earth plugin deprecated. Which alternatives? [closed]

I've got a costumer of mine asking for an integration of the Google Earth Plugin to his website. From Google earth Plugin site I read this: Google Earth Plugin API has been deprecated as of ...
1
vote
2answers
3k views

Offline Maps API for C# Desktop Application?

I have a C# WPF application which has browser control to display a Google Map. Google Maps API v3 is being used in the application. I use data received from a service to plot users current location ...
1
vote
1answer
316 views

Is the data supplied to Google Maps or leaflet.js javascript rest API is private

I have a dataset which has to be used for internal/intranet web application. Is the data supplied to google map javascript api to draw map as well as to show meta information through markers is ...
2
votes
1answer
156 views

am I setting up data from google geocoding correctly for ST_DWithin search?

Sorry to ask a basic question, but I have not been able to find this laid out entirely anywhere. I am mostly relying on this SO post: What Spatial Reference System do I store Google Map's Lat/Lng ...
0
votes
1answer
221 views

Getting GPS coordinates perpendicular and parallel to AB

I already posted this question here And I got the solution thanks to Fang but the problem is that the coordinates I need to use are GPS coordinates and apparently GPS needs a different formula than ...
3
votes
0answers
62 views

Reverse clip with ogr2ogr

I'm fairly new to GIS, working on a project where I overlay counties on google maps, and overlay cities on top. I'm using fusion tables, and running into Z-index issues. To get around this I'm hoping ...
0
votes
0answers
94 views

Getting coordinates perpendicular to AB

I noticed that Google Mapmaker has a function that when you hold shift when drawing a shape you can see the perpendicular line. I want to recreate this function to use in the google maps api v3. So ...
1
vote
1answer
571 views

cartodb Feature Click with two overlapping layers

We are using Google MAP API V3 and CartoDB. I am trying to create the custom info box window as user clicked on CartoDB points marker. We have two layers on Google map first one for UK wide ward area ...
3
votes
0answers
200 views

Is there a way to expose Spherical Mercator Lat Lon in Google Map API?

The map tiles in the Google Maps are in Spherical Mercator projection (srid 900913), but in the API the methods report coordinates in Lat/Lon WGS84, e.g. map.getCenter(). Is there a way to return the ...
5
votes
2answers
537 views

Why is the Google Maps circle shape not matching to the distance calculated with PostgreSQL?

I am running a PostgreSQL 9.1 Database with PostGIS 1.5 extension. Several coordinates are stored in there with type GEOMETRY (SRID 4326). I'm building a web-application with Google Maps Javascript ...
2
votes
2answers
130 views

Can privacy be achieved when using Bing Maps API (for local authority use case)?

We have recently won a contract to provide a website for project run for a local authority. As part of the website, there should be a page with a simple map showing the project's locations, when you ...
1
vote
1answer
5k views

Using Offline map in Google Maps API for Android without copying tiles to mobile device?

I want to use my own tile maps in google maps api for android .The tile maps are created using ArcGIS for server 10.2 . The cache size is about 400 megabyte .I can't copy the cache in mobile devices ...
0
votes
1answer
408 views

google directions api returns no results

So I am trying to figure out why my api called to maps.googleapis is returning no results. I inputted my exact same queries into google maps (using their interface though, same numbers) and I get ...
1
vote
0answers
259 views

Why is longitude also written as B and latitude as k?

Why is longitude also written as B and latitude as k? I see that abbreviation when working with Google maps API.
2
votes
0answers
149 views

What can I use to calculate drive times /with/ traffic considered?

I am looking to obtain drive times for a large list of addresses and want the results to take traffic conditions into consideration. For example, drive times from a distribution centre to a store at ...
0
votes
0answers
49 views

Which software for mapping connection intensity between locations

The idea is to map the connection intensity (number of rides) between different locations, and groups of locations, in a bike sharing scheme. I wondered if someone could give me high level advice ...
1
vote
1answer
4k views

How to get the name of location in Google Maps?

I am new in google maps api. I want to get location name after user click to that location. I try to find answers in docs, but it so huge. Maybe someone can help to me or just say where in docs I can ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

Google Streetview API overlays

Does anyone know if I can draw georeferenced polygons in the streetview api. I'm curious to know if anyone has successfully tried this. I see that custom overlays are allowed but I'm not sure if this ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Google Maps Api , PHP, Javascript and Postgresq-Postgis

I'm trying to make a web application, where I take the start/end city from a text box, geocode the city, use the coordinates to query my database in PHP, and return the features to be drawn in the ...
2
votes
1answer
286 views

Ordering Cartodb torque visualization over Google Maps heatmap layer

I am attempting to create a map with two layers: a CartoDB Torque visualization on top and a Google heatmap layer underneath. So far I have only been able to get them to draw in the opposite order ...
2
votes
1answer
467 views

How to add multiple locations to google map?

Well I am not a js developer, and I want to build a google map with multiple locations. I have a styled google map which looks like this, and I like to add some locations. After some research I found ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

How to add wms overlay layer to google map

I have a WMS server (using MapServer and Apache on windows). i read this document about Mapserver's Tile Mode and use that's example to overlay my map on Google maps.but not work. my code: function ...
2
votes
0answers
170 views

Overlapping Polygons

I have a project that requires us to plot floods in a certain area, the example below shows the flood areas. What I would like to know is how would I be able to shows these polygons in a better ...
4
votes
0answers
402 views

Hexagon binning using Google Maps

I have a bunch of geolocated points that I am looking to cluster on a google map using hexagons. These clusters will be stored in a db for quick retrieval and will be reduced to a single point and ...
0
votes
1answer
132 views

Load single image by map API and draw overlays

I have an image which I want to make it zoomable and dragable in browser, and draw some overlays like lines and markers on it. So I wonder if I can use the map api like Google map or openlayers to ...
0
votes
0answers
62 views

Integrate leaflet module in a google maps application

Is it possible to use a leaflet application over a google maps application? What I want is to integrate a leaflet module / application over a google maps application just by passing the google maps ...
1
vote
0answers
116 views

InfoWindows in Nested Polygons (Google Maps Api 3)

I have a large polygon with thick borders inside which there are several smaller polygons something like multiple city polygons inside a state border. The problem with this is that the info-windows ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Alternative map solutions for a web application behind a paywall (paid webapp) [duplicate]

I am planning to start developing a map enabled application behind a paywall (paid webapp). Since Google requires to license Google maps API for Work (by contacting a representative) I have no idea ...
0
votes
0answers
209 views

sublayers[].hide() Not Working for a Visualization Using Multiple Layers/Tables

I am able to add an additional sublayer (i.e., visualization) to my base map plus base cartodb layer, but when I try to remove it using sublayers[1].hide(), it won't hide them. The visualization I am ...
1
vote
0answers
71 views

Generating a Placemark (Google Earth) via information link

I'm using the ArcGIS JavaScript API. I'd like to have an infowindow pop up that has a link to a downloadable KML placemark. Is this possible without pre-generating thousands of individual KML files? ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

How to get lat/long of all adresses inside a polygon in google map?

I have several polygon shapes inside a City in Germany. I need to generate Point data of houses inside those Polygons. It is very time consuming to add all the building Locations manually. I am ...
2
votes
0answers
322 views

Comparing mapping APIs

I am planning to write a thesis about mapping APIs and compare three of them (Google Maps API, Leaflet and OpenLayers) or four, if you consider OL2 and OL3 as different APIs. I am planning to make 3 ...