An application programming interface specific to Google Maps.

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Route planning needs double click

I am new to Stack Exchange so i hope i can prepare my question in an adequate way. I try to make a small route planning application. A start address should be entered and the destinations are fixed. ...
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Get road type by coordinates

I need to do the following task: to retrieve the road type (highway, bridge, track, pedestrian and others) by coordinates, query a remote service (via HTTP). I'm looking at the different major ...
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Google maps to gpx

I have taravel map created in google maps. Now I need to save way points in GPX format to make them available for my GPS Osmand application. How to solve this problem?
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How to draw small circles within a big circle(greater radius) on the basis of marker size on google maps?

I have more than 1000 markers at different location in my Map. I read Lat and Long from a xml file and render it in Google maps and create circle over them on the basis of city name within given ...
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Change SHP Projection to display on Google Map

I'm pretty new to GIS but not to programming, so sorry if this was already asked. I didn't find a solution not sure if I didn't quite understand everything about Projections and so on. I have a GIS ...
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simulation in a google map

i tey to make samething like this site but i dont know how , i have find from google api this to but how i compine the animation site because i have not the coordinates of the routing of the this ...
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google.maps.InfoWindow is not working

If anyone encountered the same problem and come up with the solution please give me an idea if what's wrong with this code. The InfoWindow is not working when i click the map polygon. All parts ...
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Is there a way to limit google street view to extent on openlayers 2?

I would like to be able to limit the Google street view area in my map to to 500m radius from where the panoramic street view starts ( this is where the user clicked the mouse on the map) Is this ...
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API to find polygon for cities and administrative boundaries in India

I am new to GIS and learning basics by going through various forums. I am looking for a way to get polygon coordinates for any place (city, 2nd/3rd order administrative division) in India. I started ...
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SQL Server to Google Maps

Does someone have a beginning to end example of how to take data from a SQL Server geography type field and pass it to the Google Maps API to display the shape on a map? The geography data I'm ...
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Cluster the data on map using cartodb.createLayer

We are using Google MAP API V3 and CartoDB. I am trying to achieve whole UK wide properties on the map with points and I have plotted all the points using cartodb.createLayer as per its Geo coordinate ...
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Using ArcGIS API for Timeslider with Google Maps API?

Is it possible to use ArcGIS API for a Timeslider with Google maps API? If this is not possible, then is there some other way I can use a timeslider outside of ArcGIS?
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Google Maps Javascript and PHP

I try to make a menu bar with icons which show the same icons in the map when clicked, for example hotels or bars. I made a form with radio buttons for choose and click submit. This goes to PHP, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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....
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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 out/...
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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 ...
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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#" ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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: ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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.
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 I'...
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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 ...