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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 { ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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.
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 = ...
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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 ...
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Is it possible to expose Bing Maps as a WMS endpoing via GeoWebCache?

Is it possible, using GeoWebCache or some other software, to expose Bing Maps as a WMS endpoint? I'm trying to incorporate Bing Maps into custom built software. The software is designed to communicate ...
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Google Maps fusion table with information window tabs

I am using http://piotrgisworks.blogspot.com/2014/01/google-fusion-table-and-data_17.html to base my new google map off of. I need a tabbed info window. Right now I can't even get the pop up to work. ...
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How to bind event to Polygon inside polygon in google maps.?

I am drawing a polygon buffer in google maps api v3 and finding number of polygon objects lying inside it.(on click) I am using oracle spatial database. on each child polygon click i need to do some ...
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How to load my csv file with wkt to QGIS

Hello all this is my first project regarding QGIS. My problem is I have a csv file ` shapeId, gpsPoint=lat, gpsPoint=lon, length, segments, lengthJson, segmentsJson, name, gpsAltitude, isBoundary, ...
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Proper method for labeling streets

Suppose we are getting a street map built from GPS records. That map would only have initially street segments (just the way Waze started), with no street names nor numbers (addresses). What would ...
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Google satellite Image_Features

What is the method to close labels and features on satellite images of Google maps? NOTE: I don't want to use classic version of google map or use of history of google map. What i want to remove or ...
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Google Maps not Showing in QGIS 2.12

The Google Maps in my OpenLayers plugin in QGIS 2.12 does not show anymore. The other maps do show, that is: OSM Bing MapQuest Stamen Apple Maps I tried in QGIS 2.8 and Google Maps does not show ...
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Outline to Multigeometry on Google Maps

Is it possible to style the outline of the total multigeometry area in KML? LineStyle seems to outline all the invidual polygons inside MultiGeometry, but I would like to draw only outline of the ...
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Get a gpx file from the boundaries of a city

Is it possible to get a gpx file from the boundaries of a city displayed in Google Maps. For example, this boundary: City Boundaries
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What is the average google maps geocoder response time? [closed]

What is the average Geocoder response time (i.e. from the time you make the request till the time you get the response back)?
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Using Google as Base Layer with Openlayers 3.11.x (lastest)

It's possible with Openlayers 3.0 like: http://openlayers.org/en/v3.0.0/examples/google-map.html But I want to use lastest version (3.11.x) of OpenLayers and Google Base Layer. Not working with ...
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How are digital maps generated? [closed]

This is a more of a noob GIS question. How are all the features on the maps we come use know and love (Google Maps, Bing Maps) generated from imagery? Does somebody actually look at the imagery and ...
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longitudes look flipped when displaying geoserver kml on google maps

Any ideas on how to get my raster overlay lined up properly on google maps? The geoserver layer is re-projected from EPSG:4269 to 3857 before serving it to google maps. To me it looks as if the ...
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Details about Google Maps 3D / Google Earth 3D Switzerland

Are there any information/publication about Google Maps 3D / Google Earth 3D Switzerland? Like which databases resolution and source of DEM (laser-scan or photogrammetry) resolution and source ...
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how to make interactive map on sphere in unity3d

I am working on a Unity3d Project and want to show world map using google on sphere or plane but actually the problem is GOOGlE provide stataic api which don't provide image greater then 640x640. How ...
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Mousemove event is without pixel value for data layer in Google Maps API

I'm trying to track mouse position over elements in data layer. I would expect this to work: map.data.addListener( 'mousemove', function(evt) { console.log(evt.pixel); } ) but pixel is ...
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Google maps not being displayed inside my widget

I am trying to display my data in google maps. Like if i drag and drop my data, a widget should opens and it should display the data in the google maps inside the widget.Now, widget is opening, but ...
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Google Maps JS API With Google Earth Spotted?

I've been, somewhat, following the news on the deprecation of the Google Earth API since it was first announced earlier this year. I'm an amateur GIS guy and I've been wanting to port over a simple ...
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How to add the geometry to google maps from geojson(retrieved as json) for a specified condition using javascript

I have a array called place_names which holds some place names. I have a GeoJSON layer loaded in CartoDB, which has three columns id, name and the_geom (which is a geometry object) that can be queried ...
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Tool to help us re-district?

I work for a mid-sized school district and we unfortunately have to close one of our school buildings. That means that the neighborhoods who've been sending their children to the school that is ...
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Adding styled OpenLayers Google map in QGIS

I came across a great tutorial about how to add a styled Google map layer to the QGIS OpenLayers plugin (http://gistncase.blogspot.com/2014/02/how-to-add-google-maps-styled-layer-in.html). However, ...