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

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Interpolated raster not aligned with the vector data

I have loaded some tab delimited text data into QGis to interpolate the points. When I get to the interpolation (IDW) part everything breaks down. The output raster file does not align with the ...
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Can't choose interpolation attributes of my shapefile

I am attempting to interpolate data of a point shapefile. In the attribute table all attributes are shown correctly. When I am trying to interpolate them with Raster >> Interpolation no attributes to ...
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How to obtain closest point of point over polylines layer in PostGIS 1.4 (without st_ClosestPoint)?

I´ve got a polylines layer (pipes) and a points layer (valves) and In Postgis 1.4 I would like to obtain the closest points but exactly on the closest polyline. In other words, i need to locate each ...
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Using iterator to interpolate across multiple fields of attribute table using ArcPy? [closed]

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

I am trying to use ArcMap ver. 10.2 to create several models using ModelBuilder. The model will be created to: interpolate 7 years of point measured precipitation data (long integer format at a ...
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Preparing data for semiovariogram analysis in ArcGIS with large sample sizes?

I am working on a statewide project to create surface water quality grids from point samples. In some instances, we have large sample sizes (n>50,000) which is problematic when creating ...
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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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Store GPS trace with timestamps, then interpolate location by time

I'd like to: Load a 1-second interval GPS trace (not GPX) into PostGIS Then query the table at sub-second accuracy (about 5Hz), and get PostGIS to interpolate the location by time. Is this ...
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Interpolating Temperature over Elevation on ArcMap

I need to overlay or create a new image file in ArcGIS that overlays temperature point data I have for California onto a 30m resolution DEM for that state. I have explored Co-Kriging, however I have ...
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How to interpolate a set of waypoints?

I am trying to interpolate a Vector Layer in order to have as many waypoints as possible. I am doing it with the Interpolation Plugin, but I don't know what to do with the Raster Layer generated (I ...
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Create route by hand

Is it possible to create a route placing some waypoints by hand? I mean, I don't want the program (QGIS) to link consecutive points with a simple line... I want it to link the points following the ...
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How to interpolate raster data using computer vision (OpenCV)?

Background A raster file collected via LIDAR records the topography of a watershed. To properly model the watershed, the river must appear continuous without any breaks or interruptions. The roads in ...
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Gstat krige() error: Covariance matrix singular at location [917300,3.6109e+06,0]: skipping

Recently, I am facing a strange problem when using krige() in gstat library. This error was not there a few months ago because I am using the same code with the same data that I successfully used ...
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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? UPD Solved You can set ...
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get lat/lng of an object X inches from the GPS

I'm working on a project where I have a gps and two receivers to create a triangle with a transmitter. The problem I'm trying to figure out right now is how can I get the position of the two receivers?...
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ArcGIS trim-mean interpolation

I am trying to create a raster dataset from regularly spaced point data. I would like to use a trim-mean function rather the more standard mean function. Is it possible to do this?
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How to create soil-type maps using QGIS

I am trying to create a soil-type map of an area from point data using QGIS. I tried interpolating the data, since soil is continuous. I did this by allocating a number to each point type and then ...
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Visualizing interpolation result with three js in QGis

I used topographic map to trace the contours in QGIS. For each line, I added an attribute value (ex. 565, 564, 563 etc). After that, I used the IDW and TIN interpolation methods to create a couple of ...
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How to perform an anisotropic Elliptical Inverse Distance Weighting (EIDW) interpolation in R?

River bathymetry is generally more variable in the transverse than the streamwise direction, so I need to use anisotropic interpolation technique like Elliptical Inverse Distance Weighting (EIDW) (see ...
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cellinp and cellout in v.vol.rst

I am trying to use v.vol.rst in Grass 7.0.4 to interpolate temperature values considering elevation. The answer of Grass to my attempts is: WARNING: Unable to create cellout raster map without cellinp ...
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False calculated slope?

After the DEM creation, I wanted to create slope layer. However the result has not satisfied me. I don't think the slope map is correct. Have you ever encountered false calculated terrain map?
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Interpreting results of QGIS intepolation and Heat map from point shapefile

I have taken a step interpolation and heat map of the data point shapefile (building Centroid) with QGIS ver-2.8.1, as shown below. My question are: What is the difference of the two methods? How ...
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ArcGIS Interpolation IDW and Spline, extreme values

I am trying to interpolate air pollution data that is displayed in 1x1 Km points in ArcGIS. I am having two issues: When I try to interpolate using IDW, the software freezes at 94% "building search ...
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Understand ramp color interpolation using QGIS 2.12

I try to understand the color ramp in TIN and IDW interpolation. I work with height points layer. The low value in 8 and the highest value is 584. With the interpolation plugin i create TIN raster ...
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what is the difference between topo to raster and points to raster tools in arcgis

I am working with point data, and I've found two ways to create raster data. 1 Topo to raster 2 points to raster the values of each result are different, and here are some pics for reference. ...
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Interpolate Shape point data with integer data into raster

I have a shape file I brought into QGIS with a lot of point data. One of the data layers represents an integer value that is assigned to each position. I am attempting to create a raster map of ...
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R-Studio0.99, How to compute correlation between two rasters and serial correlation

I am using R.Studio0.99 version installed on my HP Laptop 4th generation (8GB RAM) windows 8 operating system and I know how to use R studio and some of the library to incorporate spatial data (raster,...
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How to connect contour lines from two different sources?

How to connect contour lines from two different sources (LiDAR & Photogarametry) in order to obtain continuous and uniform contour lines layer ? how can i interpolate them together ? How can i ...
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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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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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How to interpolate raster to get finer resolution?

I am working with precipitation raster layer. It happens the raster data to be in a resolution of 0.25 degrees grid. How could I interpolate those pixels to have a better resolution, say, a resolution ...
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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 an R factor raster in RUSLE Soil Loss equation with multiple input rasters

I am attempting to obtain the rainfall erosivity "R" factor for the RUSLE Soil Loss equation using rainfall PRISM 30 year history data. I have both monthly and annual data that comes into ArcMap as ...
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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 : how-to-add-an-interpolation-raster-...
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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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Interpolating species data from sample points in a small area [closed]

I have sample data from a small site (10 acres) which shows the number of occurrences of a particular species of snail over two sampling periods (fall and spring sampling). I want to try and ...
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How to interpolate temperature correctly?

I tried to interpolate the mean avyerage annual temperature to produce a "realistic" surface.In qgis I used Raster-Interpolation-Interpolation. Both methods TIN and IDW did not deliver a "realistic" ...
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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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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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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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Interpolation code with Mapbasic

I have a drivetest data, and usually I do an interpolation using the values taken in the drive with their respective lat/long. I use natural neighbor. You can see an example attached. I am trying ...