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find inner bounds of a polygon in leaflet

How can I find the inner bounds of a polygon in leaflet? I a want to plot points randomly in polygoon but when I say Layer.getBounds() I get the bounds and I can still plot the markers ...
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How to open a popup on Marker click when Markers are in array using leaflet maps

Hey guys I have a set of Markers that are getting created dynamically on a .each loops like so. $.each(data, function(index, element) { markerArr[element.id] = ...
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Regroup SHP files and convert to one MBTiles file

I have a lot of shp files and i want to regroup all of them and export the whole thing in one mbtiles file (and display this with MapBox GL). I tried MapBox Studio but it's crash a lot ! Any ideas ?
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What projection to use with Mapbox base/reference layers?

excuse me if this has been asked before, but I can not find answer after heavy googling. What coordinate system/projection does shapefiles need to be in to be alligned correctly with mapbox reference ...
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Custom fonts in Tilemill

I'm trying to add a custom font to my OSM Bright project in TileMill. I've followed instructions here: Tilemill use custom font and have found where in the palette.mss file I need to add my font, I've ...
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Generating Interactive Tiles using Nodejs, Mapnik, and PostGIS for Leaflet

I am looking to do something like this but where I have all the data on the same server. I've been following through the set of tutorials @ sparkgeo.com/labs/big/ and I'm having some difficulty. ...
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Points on Map overlapping/covering city and town names

I have a map with many points, these points map incidences of landmine accidents in Colombia. There are thousands of points and cover up parts of city and town names, in some cases the entire lables ...
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How to style mapboxgl point source

I have created a simple mapboxgl map, and I am adding a source that contains point data. I am trying to then apply a style to the data. The approach I am taking works well for polygon & line data, ...
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How to get data from TileMill tileLayer properties in Mapbox for click/hover

I've successfully used Leaflet to load a geoJSON polygon-shapefile with data, and added click and hover interactivity to the layer. For a large dataset, I switched to mapbox.js 1.6.1, used TileMill to ...
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Producing a Tiled, Interactive Map from Illustrator Data [duplicate]

Me: A newbie to the technical side of map making. I have extensive experience with Creative Suite apps and interactive and dynamic Flash, and some experience with interactive SVGs. The project: An ...
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mbutil export of mbtiles png files are all corrupt

I have an mbtiles file that I created with MapBox studio from a GeoTIFF source, and when trying to export the mbtiles with mbutil, all the images are corrupt, no matter if I try png or jpg. Has ...
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Leaflet-image draw legend

I'm using the mapbox leaflet-image plugin to allow users to save images of an app I'm making for a client. It works great with this setup: Callback function on click event... leafletImage(map, ...
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Adding multiple layers with timed delay in Mapbox/Leaflet

So I've got a Mapbox map showing data split into several layers. I'd like the user to be able to click a play button to call the function "gogogo", and then the layers get added one at a time every 1 ...
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JSON Layer does not show when .setview Changes

I've set a Mapbox map with a geoJSON layer overlaying it. The problem is that with the default set values, the json layer shows up just fine. However, If I change the .setView too much, the json layer ...
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Using Mapbox Studio (aka Tilemill 2) to create a self-hosted map

What would be the neccessary prerequisites to run a map/tile-server (serving raster tiles) using an exported vector source and tm2z-styleset? Has anyone set up a working environment for that? Is ...
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Do Vector-tile file-names need zoom levels and if so, why?

I'm new to mapping and m looking to self-host some PBF-based vector tile files, mainly for a hybrid mobile app (Phonegap, HTML5, Openlayers or Mapbox-GL-JS). My question is, if I need to generate or ...
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What is the advantage of Mapbox-gl native vs. javascript on mobile devices?

Mapbox-gl renders maps from vector tiles locally on the clients device. You can either use the js library or use the native c++ bindings (for ios/android/etc.) For a mobile device, what would be the ...
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Large road labels and roads on high zoom level

I am making small maps to print on small paper cards with the street people live in and the surroundings. The paper card has the dimensions of a printed photo, around 10x15cm. First, I made a ...
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Use Mapbox featureLayer to create Marker Clusters

I'm trying to use this tutorial (https://www.mapbox.com/mapbox.js/example/v1.0.0/markercluster-with-mapbox-data/) to create marker clusters to style a Mapbox featureLayer containing my data. This code ...
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Batch Edit GeoJSON Markers with Mapbox.js

I cannot figure out how to style all feature points from a local GeoJson file at once using the Mapbox.js. My GeoJSON file has roughly 500 points. I could go through each point in the GeoJSON file and ...
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Data format for offline apps on iPad?

For an iPAD application (based on WhirlyGlobe) we've two modes: offline and online. It's a meteorological application so each day around 1600 layers (worldwide) per day are created on the servers. ...
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Any reason to use TileMill if Mapbox Studio is meant to replace it?

I'm new to using TileMill and it still seems like a popular cross-platform package, though I keep running into common bugs and errors with it (on Mac OSX). On Mapbox's page, it says that Mapbox Studio ...
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What worldwide raster basemaps does MapBox provide, and how much do they cost to use?

There are a number of MapBox basemaps that show up on various websites (MapBox Streets, MapBox Outdoors), but weirdly, I can't find a list of them anywhere. I have in the past seen a big list of ...
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Drawing fastest route between two points

In reference at this example https://gist.github.com/miccferr/f0716649c82e5cefc5eb i'm trying to visualize the fastest route between two points. After i drag the position marker I would like to click ...
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How to install mapbox studio in ubuntu

Can anyone give me a hand to install the Mapbox studio in Ubuntu 12.04? I have downloaded the zip file for Linux but cannot find any installation instructions there.
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How to add a non-pattern polygon fill in mapnik/mapbox?

I have a map with a polygon that I want to fill with an SVG image (see simple example below). I got polygon-pattern-file to work, but I don't want the image to be used as a pattern. I mean, when I ...
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Mapbox Studio best practices for line text-placement? Can you force 1 label per segment?

I'm struggling with text-placement: line; in Mapbox Studio. I'm fighting between 1 label being cut-off and 2 labels cutting each other off. I'm trying to label fjords in Alaska. Originally, I had ...
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Mapbox integration with Cartodb

We are using Mapbox Mobile SDK for Android application Development. We have used our own Maps Data SETs for POIs and Addresses. These custom POIs are not available to us in Search and Creating ...
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How can I publish a Google Sheet to the web as a GeoJSON file?

I am trying to create a map in Mapbox to be embedded on a website and have the embedded map automatically update every time the source data is updated. I have my source data in a Google sheet and have ...
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L.Polygon getting distorted when panning a map

I am using Mapbox with leaflet. I have drawn a simple polygon with a hole inside that polygon. I have done this using L.polygon and passing an array of points inside it and another array in reverse ...
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Using custom styles with Mapnik

I'm setting up a custom tile server using OpenstreetMaps and Mapnik. I've been able to successfully setup the server and serve tiles using it. I'm using the OSM-Bright style right now. I would like ...
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Trying to Offset Overlapping Transit Lines/Routes - Is There a Way?

I am trying to create a bus route map in Los Angeles. I realize that it is shooting for the moon (perhaps it is impossible to do well) since there are so many overlapping routes, but I think I've gone ...
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Vector Mapping for iOS?

Are there any vector map data providers with API's, that i can use to build my app on iOS natively (not on a webview). Specifically im looking for: For a library/framework that uses existing map ...
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Adding a GeoTiff created in QGIS to Map Box

I have created a heat map in QGIS and have successfully exported it as a Geotif file. I exported the file as a Rendered Image to include my classifications and colors. However when I pull the data ...
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Mapbox.js setStyle differently for each element

I'm using geoJson in a featureLayer so I can use the setFilter-Function. My question is: How can I use the setStyle-Function and give Elements with different properties different colors? My Code: ...
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CartoCSS: Filter by json field

In a MapBox Studio project of mine, I have field values that are stored as JSON values. My features all have attributes like: id 48545756 meta {} relations [] tags ...
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How do I get popups to function in this interactive map?

I'm trying to create an interactive map like the Mapbox one demonstrated here Scroll-driven navigation map however, I want to have markers with popups. I cannot figure out what is prohibiting the ...
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Bezier curves on GPX path using turf.js but for iOS platform

I'm interested in creating bezier curves on a path based on imported GPX data and understand how to implement turf.js for web. But how would I implement this for iOS? Specifically, if I am using a ...
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Hover effects using CartoCSS: Is this possible?

I'm trying to make a simple map of parcels in TileMill. Right now when I hover over a parcel, the information for that parcel appears in a teaser. That's simple enough. However, when working with ...
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Tilemill 2 (not v1): How to set map extents or bounds for export?

I'm using Tilemill 2 and trying to set bounds or extents in order to reduce file size but I can't figure where to do that. I'm also getting a 422 error when trying to upload to my mapbox account and ...
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How do I add the sanitizer option to mapbox.js v1.6.2?

I believe this is the newest version of mapbox.js sanitizer var gridControl = L.mapbox.gridControl('grafa.hack22fp', {sanitizer: function(x) { return x; }}) .addTo(map); I need to add it to ...
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Which map API to draw polygon and export my data that is within boundary?

I have 5 point datasets that I want to display and be able to filter by fields. I will then be able to hand draw a polygon and export Excel of the data from each dataset within the polygon. Which web ...
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Can the new Mapbox Vector Tiles be used as a QGIS basemap?

With the implementation of the mapbox vector tiles begs the question of how these could be used as a basemap in a QGIS printed map (assuming anyone cares about printed maps anymore!). To use OSM data ...
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Add vector tile sources to QGIS

Is it possible to add vector tile sources (using MapBox's protocol buffers format, or GeoJSON, or otherwise) to QGIS? If so, how? (My question is a bit similar to Can the new Mapbox Vector Tiles be ...
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SVG patterns in Tilemill/Mapbox Studio

I'm working on a project that requires custom styles for lines, similar to that in Mapbox's line-pattern-file example, but I keep running into an issue where my custom line symbology looks suboptimal ...
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Transparent custom legend with mapbox/leaflet.js

I am building a map with mapbox.js. I have created a custom legend and want to make it partially transparent, but can't figure out the right CSS. Here is my legend html snippet: <div ...
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How can I export MBTiles from TileMill 2?

In TileMill 1 it was easy to export MBTiles for a selected region with my own style. In TileMill 2 I can only package the style or export vector tiles from a previously imported datasource. How can I ...
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How to load geojson vector tiles from mapbox id?

I have some data hosted on mapbox and I'm trying to load it as tiled geojson into Leaflet from its mapbox id (I just want to get plain geojson, I'm not trying to render it). How can I achieved that? ...
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How are OSM tags mapped to fields in Mapbox Streets vector tiles?

I recently started experimenting with Mapbox Studio and have encountered some discrepancies between feature tags in OSM and the corresponding feature fields in the vector tiles from Mapbox Streets. ...
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Is it possible to add house numbers using the Mapbox Street Vector Tiles source in Tilemill2?

Title says it all. Does anyony know if the house number is included in Mapbox’ vector tiles, and if so how to access it for styling? Thanks for any advice!