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Distance between locations confilct?

Occasionally experimenting in arcmap with openstreetmaps basemap and in google maps i noticed something strange. I measure the distance of 2 locations in google maps (screenshot 1) and on another ...
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How to get polyline latitude and longitude by click on polyline android?

I have set Polyline click listener like this : map.setOnPolylineClickListener(new GoogleMap.OnPolylineClickListener() { public void onPolylineClick(Polyline polyline) { int ...
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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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Why ol3 google maps is blurred?

I'm developing an application using GeoExt 3(Openlayers 3.15.0 and Extjs 6.0.2). I want to use Google map as base layer using ol3 google maps. I add ol3 google maps to my project as follow: ...
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Is it possible to draw polygons along Google Maps Polyline?

Web application has option that user draws polyline on Google Map. After he draws it, there is a button 'Add polygons', which should draw polygons along that line, based on some width and height in ...
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How to calculate degrees per pixel in a given image? Or .nth of degree?

I am trying to make very rough estimates of Lat/Long coordinates in some random parking lot images. If I visit any such random parking lot on a Google map, I can click some driving area and Google ...
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How do you get the coordinates from a click or drag event in the Google Maps API V3?

I have made a Google Version 3 Geocoder , I want to be able to pick up the coordinates of the marker when it is dragged or clicked. Below is my code: <!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> ...
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Plotting Multiple Points on Google Map using VB.net

I am creating a database application using VB.net and MSSQL 2012. I have retrieved a list of customer from the database and want to plot them on google map. At it stands, I can only plot the first ...
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Layer coordinates and geometry in ArcGIS API for JavaScript? [on hold]

I'm working on a system that uses the ArcGIS API for JavaScript with layers and map to display information on borders of specific regions. I don't want to display all information at once and prefer ...
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Satellite Imagery Providers

I'm building a web application - my requirements are: Must have global satellite imagery. Must have easy to use API's that are capable of geoJSON data imports, mouse and keyboard gestures, etc. To ...
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Using MSID/MID with leaflet to display Google My Maps data

I'm wondering if there is a way to display MSID/MID with leaflet. I found this forum below; Any way I can load KML data from Google maps (again) via JS API? KMZs work fantastically with the arcgis ...
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Calculating all possible lat & long

I am new to GIA domain. I am trying to learn new concepts around mapping etc and this is my first app/implementation. I am trying to implement a store locator kind of function. I am thinking to ...
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Does Google Maps follow W3C guidelines for accessibility

Does google maps conform with the w3c accessibility recommendations(A,AA,AAA)?
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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 ...
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My Maps Driving layer shifted on OSM

I'm currently developing gtfs using My Maps to be used in OTP, the problem is that driving line in google maps is shifted on OSM which causes bugs in OTP Any Solution ?
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Google Maps need to click twice to get marker click event to trigger

I have a google map that I am populating with real estate listings from a database. I have set it up to refresh the listings when the map is panned or zoomed. I am using the dragend & ...
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Any way to view/create/edit Google My Maps KML files on Android?

I have two large (several hundred features) maps created by Google My Maps that I use for my field research. They contain important information required by the field crew for their work on site. ...
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Uploaded KML to google maps, some lines missing

Here is the map: https://www.google.com/fusiontables/DataSource? docid=1ccbF1i2bLhTxUApVWP88vtylQqPNh4gXxuToMV3z On the bottom left you can see where there are some gaps between the lines. There are ...
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Working out street view heading

I was wondering if it is possible to work out a POV heading for street view based on a GPS coordinate? For instance, say I have the coordinate '43.6653055692 -79.3102166453' If I plugin the ...
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Pop up for features inside a GeoJson File

I uploaded a GeoJson file into GMaps API that has many polygon features in it, and now I'd like to create a pop up for each polygon. The content will be obtained from the attribute table of the ...
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Using Google S2 geometry engine?

Does the S2 cell lie on the idealized sphere, or does it mirror the contour of the actual surface? Also since it assumes a sphere, is there an issue because the actual shape of the earth is an oblate ...
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way in R or Python to add image/video in map plot marker click popup/infowindow

I have many different (lat,long data) points of world associated with unique place names and corresponding each point specific image or video data. Now I want to create an html file where if user ...
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Import TomTom OV2 into Google Maps as My Place Stars

Is there anyway to import my TomTom POVs (saved in an OV2 file) into my google maps account as favorites? i.e. My Places > Starred. I appreciate this may involve converting the OV2 into something ...
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Google Maps directions link doesnt work properly in the Explorer for ArcGIS mobile app?

I have an AGOL web map for finding beach accesses in Florida. Within my pop-up I have a Google maps link to get directions to the current access. Everything works fine on desktop, but the directions ...
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How to get online the coordinates of result when search a region in Google Maps

I want to get online or by an API the coordinates of a polyline with the following format: { "type": "LineString", "coordinates": [ [-78.658805,-4.227355], [-78.659856,-4.228254], ...
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Linking a Google Map to MS Access

So I have been doing a lot of research on this topic but I am new to working with online mapping. I have an access database and I would like to portray information in a google map. I have learned how ...
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Google Hybrid Map tiles won't load in OpenLayers when centered on certain position

Since the Google Maps API update to V3.2 (17 Feb 2015) our maps have not been loading to their initial state, centered over the Gulf of Mexico. When the center location is: center: new ...
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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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How to get all list of places/location in google maps search api?

I am using google map place search api for searching the place/locations.and i am also getting output. But what i want to do is, that when i search any thing on map then i want all the list of ...
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Displaying postgis database data

I'm a beginner in this field and tried to display the postgis database data in localhost.But i used select query in my code .so the table got displayed.I want to display the geographical points in a ...
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Can we combine SVG Overlay with MarkerCluster v3?

I have searched here and there on how to prevent the overlapping circle (svg) layer created from json file. Poor me, no luck till now. Since I doesn't know how to prevent the overlapping circle I ...
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QuickMapServices It is not for ubuntu?

I'm new using QGis. I read somewhere that QMS was better and more stable than the OpenLayers complement to use Google Maps. My problem is that it does not appear when I search with the plugins ...
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Does merging segments in Google Map Maker ever work?

When editing line segments in Google Map Maker, the number of crossings one needs to touch for a change is pretty relevant. From my experience, every move of a crossing needs to be reviewed, so the ...
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Pulling data from a published Google Map

I've been looking at www.powerplantmaps.com and it is a great site that lists all kinds of power plants around the world. The site is very good because it provides a map-based view of the world and ...
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Make openlayers embed map

I'm trying to do some kind of embed map and i see the way Google maps works. For exaple Google maps creates a URL like below : https://www.google.es/maps/@39.4379818,-0.4569777,17z Where it takes ...
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Google Street View with Image Only

Is it possible to open a location in Google Street View and have it show ONLY the Street View image? For example, if I open the following link: ...
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Order of KML Layers in Google Maps API V3

I'm working on a website that when finished will allow the user to turn on and off a number of different KML layers using checkboxes, the layers are parsed through geoXML3 and I want to know how to ...
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Why is my KML file too large?

I'm attempting to upload a KML file to Google My Maps. But it says that the file I'm attempting to upload is either non-parse-able, or too large. The KML file in question is generated by a program ...
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Outline a plot of land on a map

A client has a very old Certificate of Ownership document for a plot of land. We need to show the outline of the plot on Google maps to potential developers. Sadly the description of the plot is in ...
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How to make coordinates match between Google Maps and matplotlib.basemap

I'm trying to plot some data with matplotlib and basemap, but I have trouble making the coordinates match between Google Maps and basemap. For example, I click at a distinctive feature on the map in ...
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Extracting locatation information from Google Maps and business directories

Is there a way to mass download/extract (infrastructure) data from either Google Maps or Business directories based on a search query? I am often asked to create inventories of assets within a local ...
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GeoTools, convert CRS for Google Maps

I'm trying to use GeoTools to convert coordinates from EPSG:3857 to various CRS, in order to display WMS layers on a Google Map. For example, I want to display a layer in the EPSG:4326 CRS. I have ...
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QGIS problem with Google Maps? [duplicate]

In QGIS 2.14.0, When I use a google maps, then I am going to make a map, the image loose quality, or characters. That's a problem and it only happens with google maps.
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MySql - Location tagging like Instagram

I want users to tag a location using google place search, save it to database and make it so others can find it by city, country or state... A good example is Instagram What I tried: store cities ...
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WMS-C Google Maps v2 Android

I'm have added a map from a WMS-server in Google Maps v2 for Android using the code provided from this site: http://www.azavea.com/blogs/labs/2013/01/wms-on-android/ . The tiles are downloaded and ...
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What's next if our KML is too big/complex for the Google Maps API? [closed]

Our web app includes simple mapping capabilities (currently just markers and KML overlays on an embedded Google Map). This works pretty well; the only real limitation we face is KML overlays that go ...
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ArcGIS to Google Maps

Can ArcGIS mapping be moved to Google Maps? Looking to migrate from ArcGIS to Google Maps and wondering about the challenges/risks.
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QGIS 2.14 save pdf with google maps

I have an shp file in CRS 2100. I use the open layers plugin and inserted goggle satellite as background. It changes the project's CRS into 3857(OTF). So, in the composer manager, when I try to save ...
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Accessing Layers Through an API?

So, I have reason to believe that this information is not available. Nonetheless, it involves using Android, and preferably the Google Maps API (though other maps may have APIs which supply this data, ...
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Make Google Analytics city data showed on the Google map

I use the Google fusion table to table to mark city on google map, but there are about 20~25% which quality is ambiguous. How to make the ambiguous data precise? Here is my finished map (scroll down ...