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QGIS 2.2 Openlayers Plugin shift between shapefile and base layer for large format

I am attempting to create a 24x36 map of New York City, and overlay it with a shapefile from City Planning. I'm using the Openlayers plugin, and I've tried all of the different types of base street ...
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leaflet.js ImageOverlay projection bug

We are trying to display a image over the leaflet map using "ImageOverlay" layer, but it does not work according to expected. In Google Maps works perfectly. Apparently Leaflet just stretches the ...
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Only show city district names in Google Maps Api

I only want to show city district names in my google maps api. I now have the visibility off of all the label names in the map, but I want to show city district names, which usually show up at a ...
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Using Google Maps Offline in QGIS

I am working on a QGIS project that involves me using the Google Hybrid Map Plug-in. I am due to spend time travelling over the next few days and won't have an internet connection. I was hoping ...
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WFS not in position when using a Google Base Layer

I use two base layers and user can switch from OSM Mapquest to Google from a drop down list. However my WFS layer is not in position (shift of about 5 degrees to the East) when the base layers is a ...
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How to display ONLY local country names in google maps?

I am using google maps in an application where it is important that country labels display the country name in the local language. If you pass in certain language parameters that google maps ...
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Google Maps + Geojson vector layers --> Save as Image

I've created a custom website with Google Map's + geojson layers read from a Postgis database. I draw some other layers on top of it, including some polygon and line layers... I display this website ...
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How to display clickable features from Geoserver over Google Maps v3 Base?

Please forgive what I am sure is a very noob question, but I need to do some research into the best way to achieve this and I am a beginner to GIS. My employer has a Geoserver instance set up which ...
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How to cache write Google Maps in OpenLayers?

How can I cache write Google Maps in OpenLayers? Cache writing function of OpenLayers works with other maps but I have difficulty implementing it with Google Maps?
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Nearby important places

Do we have an API in google maps v2 for Android to find nearby important places? If not, what kind of approach can I take to find that?
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event for 45 degree view available google maps

I have a control that overlays a small part of my google map v3 that hosts various controls like map type, shapes, etc. I would really like to know if it is possible to put the default "Map" and ...
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How can i figure out to convert this points to latlong?

I got below data in sql server, Learned that data is collected under zone IIIa considering Lambert Conformal conic projection in India. The data is generated from Spatial Cadastre Software. Also ...
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How can I use the SLD and SLD_body arguments?

How can I use the SLD and SLD_body arguments of a GetMap request with the mapA.overlayMapTypes.ImageMapType object? var wmsOptions = { alt: "", getTileUrl: function (tile, zoom) { return ...
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How to save a google map direction into a postgresql/postgis database?

I have taken a direction(route) from google map. Can I save this resultant direction/path/route to my postgresql/postgis database? How?
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How to identify in googlemaps with below data [duplicate]

How to draw polygon in google maps with below point data?It should be plot in India Andhrapadesh startpoint endpoint startpoin xpos , Ypos endpoint xpos,ypos _0 _2 713.955, ...
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which framework is good for closed intranet [closed]

My requirement is simple. By latitude/longitude, draw icon on the map, draw a line between two icons.I may need put a customer picture over the map. It is not difficult by google map javascript or ...
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Link GPS Data Logger to a website

Is there a way of linking GPS data logger to a self made website for tracking purposes? I want to create a tracking website which uses the data from GPS logger and connect to Google maps to show the ...
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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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Google maps marker is not getting displayed

I am trying to learn google map API. I see a map but I am unable to get a marker. Here is my code Activity public class HomeActivity extends Activity { @Override protected void ...
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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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CSV to KML can't show the clickable link in the bubble of Google Maps

I have 200 places in CSV in the following: Name of the place, Lat, Lon, Link I convert CSV to SHP than convert it KML in ArcMap with KML Converter extension, but if i upload the KML file to Goggle ...
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online map of 242,888 locations: which service to use? (what if temporal heat map?)

I have a 161.8 MB large CSV file with geocoded locations (with latitude and longitude) for 242,888 lines. I want to have an embeddable online map of all this. I wonder which service could deal with ...
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How to install PostGIS and OpenLayers plugins?

I am new to QGIS and have installed the QGIS v 2.2.0. For adding google map as a base layer I need to install OpenLayers plugin. I also need to add the PostGIS plugin for DB management purpose. Can ...
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Google Maps Coordinates Problem

I have been trying to use google street maps with the help of OpenLayers, but Every time I am running into a problem with this google maps coordinates. The Coordinates of a location named 'Asab, in ...
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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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Strange structures appear inside dry river in Egypt [closed]

Browsing Google maps site reveal some strange structures inside one of the dry rivers in Egypt near Quesser , what is really interesting is that those structures do not appear on Bing maps . ...
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Insert a Mapnik Tile Between Google Base Map and Label Image

I'm currently using Mapnik to create choropleth tiles of regions in Brazil via node-mapnik by using the g.connector from Wax as in the code below and it works well. var map = new ...
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Trying to use the GeoWebCache “gmaps” service

I am using GeoServer 2.4.5 with built-in GeoWebCache 1.5.0. I'm integrating GeoServer with a Google Maps V3 api frontend, and I got it to work reasonably well using the WMS service. However, I ...
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Mac QGIS 2.2 error executing Python code

Newbie Using QGIS version 2.2 with Python 2.7.5 on OSx 10.9.2 Getting the following error. Any idea on how to resolve? I'm not sure if it has ramifications on the display of the Google data. An ...
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Can someone clear up a lat/long issue? with google maps/arcmap

I know a bit about lat/long, projected and geographic coordinate systems etc, and a bit about geodesy and datums, but I would like someone well informed to help me out. I have a lat-long in ...
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QGIS convert attribute table to point shape

I have imported an attribute (whith no spatial information) table from MySQL. Fortuantly it has two colums with Longtitude and latitude taken from google maps. Is it posible to use those values to ...
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How to display drawings from ArcGIS on Google Maps using JavaScript or PHP?

my client has ArcGIS installed on his PC and he has designed roads, hospitals, houses, and parks of a specific area in ArcGIS he needs his system online. challenging task for me is how can I get ...
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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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Does OpenStreetMap have property boundaries?

I want to move from Google Maps to OpenStreetMap. I was planning on using MapBox to create the tiles if that makes a difference. OpenStreetMap seems to lack property outlines, which Google Maps has. I ...
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OverlappingMarkerSpiderfier show which markers are in a 'spiderfy cluster'?

I have a google map with a bunch of markers on it. Some of those markers have the same lat/lon as other markers, so sit on top of each other. I'm using the oms library to allow for the markers to be ...
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OpenLayers behaves problematic after certain zoom level in Google Maps Satellite view

I have some polygon data in .shp format to show in Google Maps Satellite view. I can show them well until certain zoom level. But after certain level (zoom level 17 or 18), OpenLayers layer and ...
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How to achieve labeling in openlayers as Google did?

I am tried to find a solution for my question. Please look the images below. Google Google are awesome!!.. They are doing fantastic technique in labeling part. Please look the marked labels, the ...
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Geofence routes from point A to point B

I'm working on a task where given the coordinates of a line from point A to point B, I need to create a geofence around this line (road route). But based on what I read here ...
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Historical maps as cylindrical projections

Objective: I want to overlay old, historical maps on top of Google Maps. According to Wikipedia, Google Maps uses a variant of the Mercator projection, a close relative of cylindrical projections. ...
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Save GM directions as KML - with timestamps?

In Google Maps I use Get Directions and after saving the result as a 'map' and opening it in My Places I am able to save it as a KML. All fine up to a point, allowing me to display the route in 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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where to host private cartodb/leaflet web app

I am looking for opinions on where to host my cartodb/leaflet map site. It needs to be private with authorized users and have a document management system. So, I was thinking sharepoint online 2013 so ...
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GeoJSON vector layer created using OpenLayers is broken

What i want to do here is to create a vector layer (using openlayers) from a GeoServer JSON Response. Actually i'm doing this: var url = ...
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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 cluster group of points in Google Maps?

I have a lot of points (e.g. 100) in Google Maps and I want to cluster each 3 points near to each other in one group. If it is possible, how can I do that?
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Place names on maps - why big differences between OSM, Bing and Google? [closed]

The following observations are from clicking between Chrome tabs. Managua, Nicaragua: At zoom 12 with Google Maps, I get about 40 place names. At 12 zoom on OSM, I get about 17, and only two of them ...
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Why do features in QGIS drawn on same datum as Google imagery from OpenLayers move? [duplicate]

I have just started using QGIS. I've loaded the "openlayers" plugin and added a google hybrid layer, which is based off the WGS84 datum to my understanding. Now I create a shapefile and add a new line ...
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Replace google map MARKER with HTML element

I want to add a custom HTML element (that can become transparent dynamically) instead of a marker. Basically my html object would be a cirle (or rounded pin) with a picture of users in the middle. ...
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Is it possible to render POIs/landmarks from Postgres/postgis DB using google Map like icons?

Is it possible to render POIs/landmarks from Postgres/postgis DB using google Map like icons? Any readily available icon sets?
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What do the parameters for Google Streetview mean?

I've noticed that the new Google Streetview uses a url of the following structure: ...