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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, ...
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Same behaviour for minzoom for google maps api and leaflet

I need to implement the same behavior for leaflet and google maps for the case of minzoom. Google maps duplicates all the objects from the main map to the world`s copies, however leaflet doesn't since ...
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Centering & zooming on area of interest

For example, our subject of interest are coffeeshops, and user wants to lookup all coffeeshops located in Mitte district of Berlin. In order to do that he selects Berlin as city, Mitte as district and ...
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KML with many markers issue in Wordpress + Flexible map plugin

I have issue with map markers in maps displayed on one web. For web I am using Wordpress. For maps I am using Flexible map plugin. Maps are made in Google maps and shared. I exported KML with network ...
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Can ArcGis use imagery from Google or Bing in order to compute Service Areas?

I am trying to make service areas and I am wondering if I can use one of the open source data for it, not as a basemap, but if the software can take the real-time information from these maps, such as ...
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Custom Markers (overlay) changing position with zoom (Google Maps-Javascript)

I've created a Google map with custom html overlay markers with a function for the user to click on the marker to enlarge it and show more text and a button to exit back to the small marker (same html ...
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html file not loading google maps and current location

I have a html file that when I click on it, it should open in a browser but it does not load. The link of the html opens and loads the image. Below is the link: http://cambridgeaviation.org/location/...
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Google map's place polygons. How are they defined? Can we export them (batch preferably)?

I am working on a project that requires an approximate estimate of the area associated with a place (e.g. city boundaries). The places may be individual villages to country administrative districts. ...
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How to set bounds for specific area in google place autocomplete APi

In my application I want to get places only for Canada. here is my Code private static final LatLngBounds Canada = new LatLngBounds( new LatLng(56.130366, -106.346771), new LatLng(56.130366, -...
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distance calculations splitting highways km, toll ways km, and other roads km

Till now I have been able to use MapPoint or Google Maps for a lot of things, specially directions and road trips distance calculations. Today I need again to perform (massive) road trips distance ...
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How to use Google Map as service with local server

i deployed a web map app using Silverlight c# on windows server 2012 with ArcGIS server 10.2.1, i used high resolution satellite imagery as image services, but it's not interactive for navigate on the ...
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Is it possible to use Google Maps as basemap in ArcGIS for Deskrop? [duplicate]

I remember using an AddIn Earlier that enabled the use of Google Maps within ArcGIS as basemap but I don’t have it now. I am out of date here, but is it possible (in ArcGIS 10.3) to do that as a ...
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How to draw traffic line in small two-way street like google traffic?

I am making an app with some function same as a traffic map. But I have been stuck with below problem for weeks I have used the "Snap to roads" method to match GPS data from mobile device to road ...
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Standardized format for contributing street closure data to navigation apps

I am wanting to put together an application that will digest georeferenced road closure data. I am wondering if any such format currently exists for notifying google maps or other navigation ...
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Using .tif on data layer for Google Maps?

i have three files that i should use for a GIS application: map.aux, map.tfw, map.tif The .tif file is a "layer" that highlights some building over a map. How can i bring this information (and "...
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Adding custom polygons in google maps

Do you have any experience with adding custom polygons in to the google maps? I have made polygons from raster layer. And my goal is to show this layer in google maps. For now i have experience with ...
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How to get the directions of the co-ordinates in leaflet?

Now i'm working on the live tracking to track my vehicle.I want to get the directions to change the marker position based on the co-ordinates. I have using arrow icon for marker icon. I need to ...
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Leaflet : How to update polyline ? Live Tracking

var ColorVar = '#bd0026'; var firstpolyline = new L.Polyline(polyList, { color:ColorVar, weight: 8, opacity:0.8, smoothFactor: 1 } ); ...
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The 'mosaic' of my maps on Qgis won't show up in the work space but individual maps do

I have made a 'mosaic' of my maps on QGIS (version 2.10.1-Pisa) yet when I select and un-select each individual map it appears and disappears. I won't 'zoom to layer' and even when 'shown in overview' ...
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Using ArcGIS Desktop to create outline (isochrone) around points? [duplicate]

I am trying to generate my own iso-chrones using Google and Python and have reached a point where I can produce two data-sets which I would like to combine in the following way: Points (reachable ...
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How to get GPS coordinates of neighborhood polygon from Google Maps?

Does anyone know how I can find the GPS coordinates for neighborhoods like this: https://www.google.com/maps/place/SoHo,+New+York,+NY/@40.7236448,-74.0006793,16z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!...
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How to extract DEM files from google Earth/Map for surfer?

I will need to do a 3D representation of a terrain and I heard surfer is ideal, but then I do not have a DEM file of the region, I know Google Earth and Map could help, but I do not know how? If there ...
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QGIS Open Layers Plugin - Question about Google Maps/Earth Policy

I am operating on OS X version 10.9.5 using QGIS 2.6.1 - Brighton. I am using the Open Layers Plugin version 1.3.6 (Google maps) to create shapefiles and edit existing shapefiles over the Google map ...
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How to get Lat/Lng from a Geometric property?

Alright, I am very new to GIS, my question might not even make sense, but help me get through this. I have this JSON data of some fields which have this geometry property: "geometry": {"type":"...
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show kml from variable instead of url

I am trying to add a layer from KML variable instead of url due to the current circumstances that force me to. I am using openlayer 2.13.1, chrome, VS and .net. i have read the following link and ...