The estimation of values at unsampled points based on known values of surrounding points.

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Overlaying data from a raster generated using Interpolation tool with Shapefile or a raster

For my project, I intend to identify if parameter A has been exceeded in forests. I have a shapefile for forests and converted that to a raster (if needed). I have point data for Parameter. I used the ...
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What is the standard method of finding satellite positions in between the 15 minute intervals in an SP3 file?

SP3 files provide satellite positions for every 15 minutes. How would you find the satellite position at a time between two logged positions, i.e. 7 minutes after the last logged position? I can ...
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Grid interpolation using a new calculated field

Still learning.... I am trying to run the grid interpolation tool on a point shp file. I can successfully use the tool with the existing data but cannot run the tool on a new field I created in the ...
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Interpolating bathymetric data to make a volume estimate

I have 3 m resolution bathymetric data of a lake that I want to use to make a volume estimate of a landslide deposit that is on the lake floor. Basically, I want to interpolate the bathy data to make ...
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Why do I get a shattered-glass effect when I turn on hillshade for my IDW surface?

I made an interpolated IDW surface with a cell size of 500. In the symbology tab of ArcGIS, there is the "Use hillshade effect" checkbox underneath the classification area. When unchecked, my surface ...
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How can I create a NetCDF from precipitation rasters data in R? [duplicate]

I have a lot of precipitation raster data (more 5000 files GeoTIF), created by kriging interpolation. All grid cells have the same size and the maps the same spacial extent I want merge all data in ...
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Error in In predict.gstat in R

I am trying to do kriging by gstat pcakge through R. Here is my Code: krg<-krige(var ~ 1,data,grid,model=vgm,nmax=30) But each time I recive this warning: 1: In predict.gstat(g, newdata = ...
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Creating SpatialPolygons in R

I am trying to do kriging with my data. But there is a problem here. I want to use krige command in gstat package. But I do not have "Spatial object with prediction/simulation locations". How I can ...
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Topography data to elevation raster

In a previous question (convert-xyz-points-to-topography-and-calculate-mean-slope), I asked how to interpolate point elevation data to a raster in order to measure slope. Thus I use the Raster > ...
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R: how to correctly set number n for sample grid for IDW?

I'm trying to make IDW in R. In my tutorial, I found this approach which is easily understandable, expect of one point - why they used n = 6000 ??? how did they established the value to create a grid ...
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Use Interpolation extension from python

I would like to use interpolate point data to create a raster in QGIS. I am doing batch analysis so I would like to use a python script. I found this question : ...
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Python script iterator to interpolate accross multiple fields of attribute table

I interpolated precipitation data in ArcMap (ver. 10.2) using a surface-fitting tool [e.g. Global Polynomial Interpolation (GPI)]. I built a GPI model using model builder in ArcGIS 10.2, but the model ...
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How can I interpolate multiple years of daily precipitation data to generate a daily time series?

I am trying to use ArcMAP ver. 10.2 to create several models using model builder. The model will be created to: 1) interpolate 7 years of point measured precipitation data (long integer format at a ...
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Densification of Point Layer to get smaller Voronoi Areas

I'd like to densify a point layer to get a better spatial distribution. With "better" I mean homogeneous distributed. If I had to quantified my improvement, I would calculate the voronoi diagram and ...
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Interpolating logarithimic values - groundwater pH

I am using Spatial Analyst to interpolate surfaces for several groundwater parameters based on point observations at monitoring bores, including groundwater level and pH. It suddenly occurred to me ...
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collocated cokriging with gstat in R

I am trying to perform cokriging with temperature as the target variable and elevation as a secondary variable. Elevation (the secondary variable) is collocated with temperature (the target variable) ...
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Manually changing/suppressing z-values in Spline with Barriers interpolation that are known to be erroneous?

I've included an image of a project I'm working on. There are two layers representing sub-surface geologic formations, and these were generated using elevation borehole data (so, point data), to ...
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Precision of marker being placed on polyline

I'm attempting to place a marker on a polyline between two lat/lngs at a given percentage. Now, I know I can do this with google maps, but I need to be able to calculate it in backend code and return ...
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Getting similar IDW results using Spatial and Geostatistical Analysts for spatial interpolation of data with many zeros?

My data are plant biomass data from hundreds of sites. Most sites have zero biomass; these zeros are real. Thus, my data violate most assumptions of geostatistical interpolation methods (confirmed ...
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Creating pooled variogram in gstat

I am currently using gstat to perform ordinary kriging on daily fields of some variable - that is a new variogram is fit for every daily set of observations. I would like to compare this with ...
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QGIS: what is the difference between heatmaps and interpolation plugins?

I need to generate a raster looking like a « heatmap » based on a points layer. On this layer, each point represents a nest (bird population study). I need to produce a nest density map (raster) from ...
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Edit script to use in ArcGIS-R-Bridge

I have an interpolation script running in R which I now want to implement into ArcGIS so I can use it independently with any shapefile. To get to a result I scripted in 3 steps: Original R script: ...
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Interpolation from WFS point layer

In QGIS, I added a WFS-Layer from my geoserver, containing few point data with a numeric attribute (Z-values). This works fine, and all the points display on the map. Now I just assumed, I would be ...
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How to calculate and compare RMSE between DEM using different interpolation methods?

I have data from aerial photo, it was built from stereo photo so I have 3D information that I am using for the DEM. I extracted it into shapefile. I want to get RMSE (Root Mean Square Error) from ...
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Time series linear interpolation method for cloud not processing properly in my MODIS dataset

I am trying to perform an interpolation to my 3D array (sub-block of MODIS time series dataset with a shape of (46,960,960)) using numpy linear interpolation method to replace cloud pixels with ...
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Interpolation of point data with different scope

I need to interpolate a raster from point data (air pollution stations data). What I want to achieve is to distinguish the station's scope (or range or scale). For example some station's data are ...
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Interpolate temperature data (shapefile) using R

The answer below solved my fist question, so I edit my question as follows: I have a shapefile given with the attributes lat, lon, elevation and temperature. So far I have a script that interpolates ...
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Modify 3D numpy array using interpolation

I have a 3D array that I want to interpolate the np.nan values along the z dimension, and I just want the changes to modify my existing array. However, the changes seems not to be working. I have a ...
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Inverse Distance Weighted (IDW) Interpolation with Radial Basis Function (RBF) in R

I want to perform an IDW interpolation with R. I am aware that I can do that with gstat::idw. But I want to change the parameter 'idp' with a radial basis function (RBF): where is the ...
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Are there any spatial interpolation methods that take into account inequality constraints?

For example if I'm interpolating a water table map from groundwater levels measured in wells and I have a location where a well has gone dry, I don't have a measurement of the depth to water, but I do ...
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Automating Interpolation in QGIS

I have a project in QGIS which involves interpolating several different variables on several different maps, then using the raster calculator to multiply some of the resulting interpolations together. ...
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Choosing interpolation method for monthly atmospheric parameters derived from AQUA/Air satellite?

I want to investigate atmospheric refraction and i am using Aqua/ Airs satellite data. These are atmospheric parameters (1) Air temperature (2) Geopotential height (3) Relative Humidity All these ...
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How to automate the QGIS Raster Interpolation Plugin using python console?

I have a rainfall data from 1961 to 2015 for each day of this years. I need to create a raster for each day with this configuration. Do you know how to automate this using this plugin and python?
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Error while comparing two raster layer in R

I have got a geographic point distribution with N prehistoric settlements with a size of x and want to compare the distribution with an economic simulation, which produces M settlements (Usally N > ...
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Building a DEM with both a raster and vector points [closed]

So I'm struggling here, trying to get a decent DEM for the Azores Islands because I want to include bathymetric data on it. I have a raster with elevation for the islands (land) with a 30 meter ...
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Interpolating every X distance along line in shapely

If I have a shapely multiline object that contains many lines whose total length each is 50km (when traced from the origin), and I want to interpolate along the multiline every X meters (let's say ...
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Raster interpolation with gdalwarp, and replicating with python API

My problem is similar to this: Replicating result of gdalwarp using gdal Python bindings. I want to resample a raster using bilinear interpolation, which I've done successfully with gdalwarp by adding ...
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Getting from PDF contour map of Z in area to values of Z specific points in area?

I have a PDF of a contour map of value Z for an area. For the same area, I have a set of points that I would like to match with Z values interpolated from this contour map. For an individual point, ...
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What are the practical differences between Moran's I and Geary's C

What are the practical differences between Moran's I and Geary's C for gridded datasets (e.g. temperature) on a continental scale such as USA? Which is more applicable?
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Interpolate missing M values along a line

Is there some way in PostGIS to interpolate missing M coordinates in a geometry like this? select ST_MakeLine(ARRAY[ ST_MakePointM (0, 1, 10), ST_MakePoint (0, 2), ST_MakePoint (0, ...
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Is there a minimum number of required samples/ data points for IDW Interpolation in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I am interpolating air pollution values from 6 data locations using IDW in ArcGIS. I know that more the number of points, more reliable the results are. But, I am not sure if a minimal number of data ...
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GDAL. Interpolation with breaks

I have a csv file dem.csv with data: LON, LAT, SO2(concentration) with NODATA=NAN. I need to interpolate my data from *.csv with breaks. I used gdal_grid with the command: gdal_grid -a ...
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Can MapboxGL use nearest neighbour interpolation for overlay image? [closed]

In HTML+CSS version of mapbox/leaflet I can set image-rendering option for .leaflet-image-layer with CSS to choose interpolation method. How can I make this in GL renderer?
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Difference between Spline (spatial analyst) and Geostatistical Analyst?

Why the interpolation result of Spline with Tension in the Spatial Analyst is different from the that in the Geostatistical Analyst (both in ArcGIS 10), including their minimum values, maximum values, ...
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Can I interpolate but follow the trend of another surface?

I have a point data set will a fairly low sample density and a raster that should loosely correlate with the values of the points. For example, this could be elevation and temperature readings. I want ...
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Does IDW interpolation in ArcGIS Geostatistical analyst work as exact interpolation method?

As we know, Inverse distance weighted (IDW) is an exact interpolation method, which means the interpolated values of the known samples should be the same with its original observed values. But when I ...
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Using kriging to extrapolate values outside of the sampling polygon

I have data points with values along 4 perpendicular transects. The kriging tool that I am currently using interpolates within the polygon created by the 4 transects, essentially a rectangle. I am ...
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Getting elevation readings at any lat,lon from shapefile with scattered irregular points

I have a set of x,y coordinates, each of which I'm trying to get an elevation reading for. The elevation data source, however, is not a regular grid, but consists of a shapefile containing scattered, ...
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Improve performance of a PostGIS st_dwithin query

I am doing a local statistic, similar to the the one described in an earlier question / answer: SELECT a.tree_id, a.species, avg(b.age) as age_avg, count(*) as samples, a.geom FROM trees a LEFT JOIN ...
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How to interpolate within defined boundaries of a deformed mesh using R?

My goal is to create an interpolation map of some output model results that are mapped on a deformed mesh (from a numerical simulation). The model results are in an x-y plane (representing ...