Google Maps is a web mapping service application and technology provided by Google free (for non-commercial use),

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
0answers
10 views

Router that imports POIs?

I like the RideWithGPS router because it works well and supports different maps (Google, OSM, etc.), but unless I'm mistaken, it won't import POIs from a KML file (as exported from Gooogle My Maps): ...
2
votes
1answer
81 views

How to georeference a tile downloaded from Google Maps

I'm trying to georeference a set of image tiles downloaded from a Google Maps site. Based only on each image's Google Maps grid reference and zoom level, how can I calculate the real-world coordinates?...
0
votes
0answers
65 views

Alternative to GPSVisualizer to convert Google Maps Directions route to KML file?

Is there an alternative to calling the following form to convert data from a URL of Google Maps Directions (GMD), and get a KML file? http://www.gpsvisualizer.com/map_input?form=googleearth I'd like ...
0
votes
0answers
143 views

Drawing route on google map using gps device and calculating actual distance?

I Want to draw route on google map with the help of gps device and calculate the actual distance. Can anybody help with this? public GoogleAPIModel GetDistance(string origin, string destination) ...
0
votes
1answer
95 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
62 views

Geojson taking long time to load in google map from database

I am trying to load a GeoJSON file from a MySQL database but it is taking about 6-10 seconds to load the data into the map. This is what I have done so far. I generate a GeoJSON file after doing a ...
1
vote
1answer
49 views

Parse OTP Trip Results to Google Maps

I am using Open Trip Planner (OTP) in my Android application. I want to know how to parse a trip request result to draw them on google maps as I found no references on OTP website Response i get ...
1
vote
0answers
48 views

Convert GPX/KMZ to google maps directions

Is there a way to convert a set of waypoints in a GPX/KMZ file to driving directions suitable for Google Maps. There are numerous sites listing community generated routes which I am unable to load ...
0
votes
1answer
38 views

Nominatim UK for geocoding: problem with house numbers

I am testing a few random "addresses string" with Nominatim (https://nominatim.openstreetmap.org/). It looks ok to find the street, but it doesn't look able to pick the right coordinates on the same ...
0
votes
1answer
87 views

Display Geojson data from PHP API (http://localhost/sample.php) on google map

I have PHP API (http://localhost/api.php) that gives data in GeoJSON format, how can I show that GeoJSON data on Google map ? Dragging & Dropping GeoJSON data on map is not allowed.
7
votes
1answer
271 views

Determining if two polygons are overlapping in Google Maps?

I'm working with google maps and polygons, but I have to validate that polygons are not overlapping each other. I have a function that returns TRUE when a point (lat, lng) is inside a polygon, but it'...
-3
votes
1answer
21 views

Map with All State Legislative Districts [closed]

Is there a google map or other map with all state legislative districts labeled? If not what would be the best program to use to make a map where you type in your address and the state legislative ...
1
vote
1answer
63 views

How can I get the outline coordinates of bodies of water in a country? (Lakes, River, ponds) From Google Maps or any other data set [closed]

I'm in need of acquiring the coordinates of the outlines of all the water bodies inside a country, with the exception of "Sea" or "Ocean" water. Right now, I'm manually outlining the lakes and rivers ...
1
vote
0answers
99 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
19 views

ggmap openstreetmap SCALE, no zoom necessary?

I am relatively new to map projections but believe I have understood how one could translate lat/lon to the map tile coordinates X and Y, which is nicely explained here: http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/...
0
votes
0answers
68 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
100 views

Export Shapefile for a custom region

Is there any way to export a region on google maps to a shape file or any other format? For example, I have the following region on google maps. I wish to export it to shapefile.
4
votes
1answer
117 views

How to conveniently generate a Google Maps link from a PostGIS geometry?

When working with a spatial database, it is often convenient to make a sanity check for a location of a point by viewing it on Google Maps (or any other online mapping service). Copying the lat/lon ...
0
votes
0answers
397 views

Open Layer Plugin Zoom Issue (Google/Bing Maps) in QGIS 2.14

I have two different vector layers. One is in WGS 1984(EPSG:4326) projection and another one is in USA_Contiguous_Equidistant_Conic(EPSG:102005). For vector data EPSG:4326, i have to use Google map as ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Issues using GE embedded map with KML

I am using an embedded google earth map in html for a website and am having issues manipulating a neighborhood boundary KML. Is there a way to actually jump into the imported KML and change the color ...
1
vote
1answer
96 views

Is it possible to download map layer from map server and adding it to google map?

This is a link for the base map server : http://eservices.alriyadh.gov.sa:7070/wariyadhgeomap/rest/services/riyadhgeomap/RiyadhBaseMap/MapServer It contain about 23 layers, my question.. let say I ...
2
votes
1answer
158 views

QGIS Google Hybrid Layer Error [duplicate]

The google hybrid layer from the OpenLayer Plugin is no longer working for any of our maps. It's gone completely blank, and uninstalling and reinstalling the plugin hasn't resolved the issue. Has ...
2
votes
0answers
183 views

Is it possible to query/download satellite images with Python?

I was wondering if there exists a Python library/API for downloading satellite images. Ideally, I would want to enter the latitude and longitude of a bounding box and get a high resolution image ...
1
vote
0answers
47 views

Beginner wanting to build a map for offline use (MyMaps, OSM or QGis?) [closed]

I recently managed to get GPS coordinates from a polyline embedded on a Google map I found. I would like to build my own offline map for travel purposes. I'm looking at OSM or QGis, even though I'm ...
0
votes
1answer
24 views

Similar representation of flow using leaflet and its plugins for Polyline

Is there any javascript plugin of leaflet that can achieve that which are shown in the link? http://gmaps-samples-v3.googlecode.com/svn/trunk/symbols/polyline-symbols.html Is it as smooth as shown ...
0
votes
2answers
196 views

Android Google Maps average polyline paths

I'm making an android app that maps my path through plotting polylines using the google map API. If I have several of these paths, it just looks like a bunch of paths plotted on top of each other. Is ...
1
vote
1answer
83 views

Stretched QGIS Hexbin in Google maps

I am very new to GIS so please forgive me if the question is naive, but I haven't found a solution yet. I generated a mock hexbin in QGIS using MMQGIS plugin, with project set to EPSG:4326 and saved ...
3
votes
1answer
67 views

Retrieve Google Maps API friendly latitudes and longitudes from shape file polygon

I have a shape file with a polygon in it, and I am trying to the latitudes and longitudes associated with it so I can use them with the Google Maps API. So far I have been working with QGIS Lyon and ...
1
vote
0answers
36 views

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 { ...
0
votes
1answer
61 views

Geosearch Esri controls in leaflet

It is possible to disable the Geosearch Esri controls in leaflet after the first geocode search? When I run Chrome console and I select the search geocode icon this is the code: <input class="...
1
vote
1answer
270 views

Creating spatial population heat map

I have some data that contains crab males population based on latitude and longitude. I am trying to plot the population distribution on map (not point density). For example I like to show which areas ...
2
votes
0answers
55 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
23 views

Does any maps/directions service provide location caching on server?

I want to store some user's tracked location data on service server and take it later. Something like courier's last location.
0
votes
0answers
14 views

Generate commuting time region in google maps

I would like to evaluate the number of commuters within a 60 min commute of a location (including driving and trains). My first step is to create a map which creates a region which defines the areas ...
0
votes
0answers
152 views

Show polygon geometry from SQL Server on Google Maps

I have downloaded Canadian Postal FSA's boundaries (Like Zip boundaries in the USA) from stats Canada and I have imported the shape files in SQL Server. I want to be able to Query the Database and ...
4
votes
0answers
66 views

Geocoding API: house number precision for Europe (Germany/Austria), other than google?

I am looking for an affordable geocoding option with the following criteria: commercial use <500$/month allows to store LatLng results in my DB house Number precision for Austria and Germany ...
3
votes
1answer
97 views

How to get categorized list of all entities in a particular area of Google Maps/Open Street Maps?

I have been asked by my Professor to get the list of all kinds of entities for a particular area. Here by entities I mean - Names and(or) Addresses categorically resolved to residential area, ...
2
votes
0answers
491 views

Can I use google maps navigation within my app

I am considering building an app which includes google maps. The app functions by tracking the GPS location of the vehicle and showing it to the respective user on the Android app with some additional ...
1
vote
0answers
49 views

Geocoding and SRID - can't get desired SRID

I want to geocode a set of addresses with GoogleMaps, store the results in a different SRID in a PostGIS table and then project it in QGIS over a layer with the identical SRID. So far, it has been a ...
1
vote
1answer
180 views

Linking to a particular focus and zoom in Google My Maps

I have a Google My Map which lists places in the US. By default, the map zooms to the full US to include all places. I'd like to be able to link to specific focus/zoom levels (e.g. just places in NYC),...
2
votes
2answers
196 views

How to get an area Latlong geometry directly from google map?

I am new to field of GIS. I need to know that do we have an option of getting latlong of a building that we see in google earth or any Point of Interest areas. Something like i create & drag ...
1
vote
1answer
92 views

Is OpenStreetMap data compatible with Google Map tiles layer?

I am building an android application to calculate and draw the shortest route for the user to go to a specified destination. My application is using osmdroid library to render my map tiles. I am ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

OSM or Google background images for a PDF report

I have a Windows print service which generates a report about point registrations out in a field. The background map image is requested at delivered from the danish map authority, which can deliver ...
1
vote
0answers
48 views

QGIS GeoSearch Plugin Issue

We are trying to use the QGIS GeoSearch plugin and intermittently receive issues with it. We know what the cause is and we wondered whether anyone else experienced this issue and had a solution? We ...
1
vote
2answers
73 views

Grouping polygons and other geometrical shapes

My situation: I have administrative areas marked with polygons Many areas have many, many, many islands I need main area and all it's islands to change color when any of the islands or main is ...
3
votes
1answer
63 views

Easier way to get Google Maps Directions data into smartphone?

I often use Google Maps Directions to draw routes before taking my bike, but it's a bit of a hassle to turn its data into a KML file and copy it into my smartphone: Go to Google Maps Directions ...
2
votes
0answers
133 views

Caching Google Map markers/coordinates

I have thousands of markers - I need to cache them and use show-hide tactics to only show like 100 markers at once but I have trouble with caching. Adding all single markers/points to an array and ...
1
vote
1answer
121 views

How to get latitude and longitude data from the borders of a state in R

Here is my problem: I need to get longitude and latitude data from the borders of the Brazilian states. With this data I can plot a map of each Brazilian state and, of course, of the whole country. I ...
1
vote
0answers
106 views

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 = ...
1
vote
1answer
83 views

Shift in the data between CartoDB and stamen layer, Google Maps API

I have a geojson loaded into CartoDB database. And I have a CSV file too. Names field would be common in both the GeoJSON and CSV file. I had written a logic if the place name in CSV matches the place ...