An application programming interface specific to Google Maps.

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trigger event on multiple layers at the same time in Googlemaps

Say if I have 3 layers with different table schemas (fields), I pushed all three layers into one array and loop through the array to add listeners to each layer so that everytime I click on the map, ...
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How to Legally Use Google Imagery and Maps in ArcGIS Desktop and Web Applications? [duplicate]

With companies like Arc2Earth and Spatial Energy offering solutions to view Google imagery and maps inside ArcGIS for Desktop, there is clearly a legal way to develop a similar product yourself. My ...
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Draw Complex shapes

Is it possible to draw complex shapes (polygons) like below image, combining lines and arcs. It is more like a Land Survey plan. So I have coordinates of each point and in case of arc - Radius, Chord, ...
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Google Maps has inconsistent zoom level / scale ratio

At the same zoom level, the scale bar of a map from Google Maps API (v3) can have different sizes. Here are two screenshots I took at the same zoom level on the same map at two different locations. ...
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Unit of Google Maps API geometry services

When i call the method google.maps.geometry.spherical.computeDistanceBetween(from, to); it returns a number, is this distance in KiloMeters or Miles?? How can we find this and doc on this API?
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Smooth replay of gps points on google map

When first the google map is loaded we load data using php codes in the backend and draw a line connecting between each lat long. There after we check if the lat long point have some ...
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How to understand google map overlay type from object (polygon or polyLine)

var Line = new google.maps.Polyline({ path:predectionArray, editable: false, strokeColor: '#FF0000', strokeOpacity: 1.0, strokeWeight: 2 }); var Rect=new google.maps.Polygon({ ...
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How to use custom map tiles with the Google Map API V2 for Android.?

I'm looking for a way to use custom map tiles with the Google Map API V2 for Android. I'm writing an application that will create it's own maps in real time with data that are comming from a robot. ...
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How do I embed a KML map using the “new” Google Maps?

I have a KML link that I can use to generate an embedded Google Map using "old" Google Maps and would like to use it instead to create a "new" Google Map embedding. To generate the an "old" ...
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Kml not overlaying onto Google Map

I created a basic dashboard with MVC 4, visual studio 2012, The dashboard displays a Google map. Here is an image of the dashboard: My intention is to be able to take this Kml file: And ...
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How to make my KML/KMZ accessible to the public

I created a basic web dashboard with MVC 4 that has a Google Map open on it. I have a KMZ file I made with ArcGIS desktop of a road in a Google Drive folder that i made publicly available so that i ...
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How to Geocode a Google SpreadSheet?

I have a spreadsheet in Google Docs with about 20-30 rows, with the following 6 columns : ID, Name, Address, Cell_No, Latitude, Longitude where the last two columns are empty. What is an easy way, ...
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How to offset/displace overlapping lines in a web map?

I have a dataset of points representing a To/From status - something like distribution centres and delivery addresses. When the user clicks on a point I'd like to show the relationships between this ...
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Commercial Admin Levels

I'm looking to find commercially available admin boundaries (0 through lowest available) for the world that I can place into a user-friendly interface that allows the non-technical user (ie someone ...
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In what coordinate system and unit measures the coordinates returned by the Google Maps API are?

In what coordinate system and unit measures the coordinates returned by the Google Maps API are? I ask this because I have a page that returns the geocode lat / long for me to find in my postgis ...
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FME Server API - Retrieve Output file as a URL

I have a FME Server web workspace converting a file from SHP to KML, once it runs it outputs a kml file, I need to be able to take this file and drop into my web API google Map. Is there a way to ...
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ST_transform postgis

SQL within that zone is a point SELECT "public".zona.zts FROM "public".zona WHERE ST_Within ( ST_Transform ( ST_GeomFromText ( 'POINT(-30.033514 ...
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Custom Buttons for Google Drawing Manager

can we design my own custom button for the Drawing manager? According to API https://developers.google.com/maps/documentation/javascript/reference#DrawingManagerOptions we can customize only the ...
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How to sort Google DynamicMapsEngineLayers?

I tried to add several Google Maps Engine layers using the following code: gmeLayer = new google.maps.visualization.DynamicMapsEngineLayer({ accessToken: token, layerId: layerId }); ...
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Coordinate System Google Maps API

I am making an application in java using GMaps4JSF where the person will enter the address on the map I'll take this coordinate and consult on my postgis base regions in which region this point is ...
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How do I implement Google Maps API V3 Image Map Type?

I'm new to the Google Maps API V3 and I am trying to add a set of map tiles via the image map type. I followed the steps in this article, and have had no dramas creating the Tileset. I used GDAL2TILES ...
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can we get the Fusion layer added event [closed]

in Google Maps API i have used FusionTableLayer to add data on the map. in ESRI or other webmaps api we have the option to listen the map, and map will call back the method when all the layers are ...
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Google Maps API to DOJO/ESRI Web App

I have a GIS webpage in HTML5/JavaScript using the Google Maps API. I found out we can no longer use the Google Maps imagery provided, and I need to switch to ESRI Imagery (free). Can someone help me ...
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Geocode data base of addresses using google maps api

I have a table with over a thousand addresses in postgresql, I want to make a java class that returns me the longitude and latitude of the addresses to write to the database. Does anyone have an ...
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How to create styled markers with custom marker tooltip

How to create custom markers and when mouseover on marker i need a tooltip can any one suggest me how to do these type of markers...i need markers like below image Thanks in advance
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How do I plot a line on a map, or obtain the latitude and longitude coordinates of such a line, that is 120km north of the US-Canada border?

How do I plot a line on a map, or obtain the latitude and longitude coordinates of such a line, that is 120km north of the US-Canada border, including parts of the border that cross water? (I managed ...
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Where can I make a modification or suggestion for Google Geocode API response, specifically the formatted_address field?

I was wondering where I can make a suggestion to modify a Google Maps geocode API response. Specifically the formatted_address field Here is why : Usually airport type locations always have in their ...
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Reverse Geocoding - calculate every time, or store result in database?

Several questions, such as this one, discuss whether to store only lat/long in the database & calculate the street address every time it is needed, but they seem to miss a few points & seem to ...
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Can Google Maps Android API display WMS layer?

I am currently making an app for my final career project, and I am trying to combine the layer of Google Maps and WMS layer that displays a map from a WMS server, helping me with ArcGis SDK for ...
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Get LatLng coordinates from SIRGAS2000 UTM 21s coords

I have a bunch of locations (36k) and they are represented using SIRGAS2000 (UTM 21s) coordinates. I need some way of converting them to traditional LatLng format so I can upload them to my database ...
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Relationship between MS Access DB and Google Maps API/Fusion Tables

We are having an issue with a project that we are working on using Google API and M.S Access. Our project goal is to design a web map in Google API where we can select a parcel of land and have all of ...
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overlay google maps to openlayers in geoserver [duplicate]

I am new to geoserver and I want to overlay google maps to my openlayer in geoserver, i dont know how to start with? do suggest me how to begin. I wanna know which file to access, file extension, and ...
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Uncaught ReferenceError: GEvent is not defined after migrating to google map api v3

I have managed to change the needed things, but I get the error from the title in the console, and I cannot figure it out what else needs to be done. any ideas? This is my code(if you paste it and run ...
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Looking for mobile web app map control that can handle layer redraw with good performance

I want to develop mobile web app to track GPS coords in real time (refresh every 10 seconds) from geoserver. Currently I have desktop site I wrote in ExtJS 4 and it works pretty well (Openlayers + ...
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How to Draw/plot or identify in GoogleMaps with below PointData

How to Draw/plot or identify in GoogleMaps with below PointData? Below are the points generated from spatial cadastre software. PointName Xpos Ypos _1 341.0926 527.9615 _10 669.1454 ...
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How to detect if a point lies inside a building?

My main motive is to detect if there's in any infrastructure nearby to a given point in a certain radius. For this I am using Places api and using nearbySearch method of it. The problem in this is ...
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I can not override my WMS layer in Google Maps as a base

I can not override my WMS layer in Google Maps as a base: I have a WMS layer in geoserver am using openlayers to show them. Calling only works WMS layer:   see my code, I am using using the bounds ...
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Place arcgis layer on top of google map

This is my old code that loaded arcgis layers on top of the arcgis map: function init(mapServer) { map = new esri.Map("map", { basemap: "topo", ...
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Overlay wms + google layer in Openlayers

I want to use OpenLayers, GeoServer layer with the google maps api as a base. In my GeoServer layer is redesigned to EPSG: 900913 when I open the geoserver openlayers with everything ok. On a map ...
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Can I get the coordinates of country borders from Google Maps?

I need to get the coordinates of a country's border (e.g., Iraq) from Google Maps. How can I do that?
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Google maps api + Open layers

I need to open google maps in Latitude: -30.0330600 Longitude: -51.2300000. We report that the object map or call the api? <!DOCTYPE html> <html lang='en'> <head> <meta ...
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Whether to use ArcGIS Platform (from Esri) or Google Maps API for large number of polygons?

I am in the planning phases of building a web based application which will be served on IOS devices through a custom application with HTML container. The functionality will be to display a number of ...
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OpenLayers 2.13.1 - Google layers

I'm following the examples of a free on OpenLayers, in the code below I am calling various layers of google maps api. Have checked with the code book and is correct but nothing appears on the broswer ...
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Is it possible to link Google maps API for business from Openlayers?

I want to know whether it is possible or not? to get Google's 3 layer types in openlayers, nothing more. Just I came across a web-page about supplying private key from openlayers to google maps for ...
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Map-based online questionnair/survey

thank you for your advice and I made changes to my question; I am planning to create map-based online questionnair/survey for my master dissertation on bicyle safety. What I want to do is, asking my ...
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Are there any web services providing country border data?

I am an Android developer (working in Java) and want to write a geographical quiz game. The quiz will need a list of countries and will randomly choose one to highlight on a map (probably using Google ...
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Bounding the Google Maps Search area to my Fusion Layer area?

I have a searchable Google Fusion Layer of Glasgow Postcodes that highlights the searched areas on a map. The search works fine if I enter a full postcode (for e.g. G1 1BL) that matches the data in ...
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Using Bounding Box to get area names

Question : I have to get the area names of a district. For instance, if my current location is chennai, I have to get the area names of chennai. I was suggested to use bounding box by google api for ...
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Is it possible to cluster markers based on city name in Google Maps API

I have a requirement to display all the customers in map. Since the customer list is too large it looks messy when I place markers. I have tried the marker cluster functionality but it groups based ...
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how to create temperature heat map on a web?

I'm work on a website of weather data . I need to make heat map with temperature data to show the status of temperature in the state my data(lat,lng,temp), I'm trying to work with Google maps but it ...