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Map on canvas renders after image saving

I'm a beginner to Qgis and Python; i need a script (don't need it to be a plugin) to get maps of selected features from a layer satisfying certain conditions; Here is my code: from qgis.gui import * ...
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Geological map generalization polygon aggregation

I am working on generalization of Geological maps and the first thing I am wondering about is aggregation of separate patches that may have same class and which are closely situated to each other. ...
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Do size comparison maps dispose of geographic principles? [closed]

Size comparison maps are very popular, and can be found all over social media. Are there any geographic mathematical principles which completely dispel them. Can we comfortably assert they are neither ...
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Seeking Online Large Format Map Printing Service based in North America? [closed]

I am looking for an online large format printing service. My requirements for such a service are: large format (ANSI E +/-) high resolution double sided paper of different quality based in North ...
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Is there any free or open offline satellite/aerial imagery for commercial use?

I'm developing a product for offline use in Brazil in rural areas where there is no Internet connection. I'm searching for a free imagery source which can be used offline in a commercial product. ...
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Seeking shapefiles for Indian Metros?

I am looking for shapefiles with ward boundaries for the following Indian cities: Mumbai (electoral wards), Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Surat and Kolkata. Does anyone has them or know where I can get them ...
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Adding additional data to R maps - package data

Is there a way to add data to additional_data result set obtained from below line of code from R maps package? additional_data <- map('county', 'iowa', fill = TRUE, col = palette()) Above ...
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Esri Javascript Point Clustering Map Size

I am using Esri Javascript API to display points on a map that are pulled from a json object. Everything is working great, although i seem to be having issues trying to figure out how to get the map ...
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Two cartodb visualization on the same html page

I need to display 2 maps separate by vertical line on the middle of the html, it means on diferents and make some buttoms or aplicate the same zoom on both at the same time. I managed to put one ...
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How to find one polyline of google map overlaps other polyline in map?

I have two routes let's say route 1(Location A to F) and route 2(Location B to E) in Google map. How could i determine route 1 includes route 2? Here route 2 is shorter than route 1 so, coordinates ...
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Geopackage in Offline Maps [closed]

I just wanted to ask around if you have already made any experiences in the usage of the format Geopackage in offline maps (on mobile devices). Am starting to get into it but can't find much ...
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What is the unit in which value returned by OL3's geom.getArea() method?

If It is Going to return in some standard unit What is it ? so that i can convert to my desired unit. Is it possible to set the Measuring Unit type like ESRI's API support?, That i'm able to set in ...
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QGIS label spacing

Wondering how to space out the road names on my QGIS map to make it look cleaner?
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How to tell if map service is fully vector or raster?

sorry if this is a duplicate, but I was wondering how to tell if a map service (in web browser) is vector based or raster based? What I think to understood so far is that Google Maps for example is ...
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How do you calculate latitude and longitude of a point in a static map?

Background: I have generated a static map (map.png) of a particular city using mapnik and osm data of the highest zoom level. I am able to zoom in and zoom out successfully using my Java program. It ...
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Map with just City/Country/River/etc names.

I am looking for a plug in or a map, that only has the names of the countries and cities and other urban and/or geographical features. Does anyone have or know of such a map/plugin. I'v e been ...
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Is there a way to get undistorted maps in R (when using the OpenStreetMap package)?

When I download a large map within R (using the OpenStreetMap package) and I reproject the map (ideally to +proj=longlat), the map will always turn out distorted, making country labels etc. near the ...
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Mapping Ecclesiastical Parish Data

I am looking for a way to plot data relating to the number of people in a given location - the location being an ecclesiastical parish. So I need software that will allow me to import a map of ...
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How to Access tables and feature classes stored in Dropbox using Python

I stored some tables and shapefiles in by academic Dropbox account. I am trying to write the code block that will set the directory path to the featureclasses in Dropbox to a variable that can be ...
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Automatic Layout

I have a number of maps to generate. Only one shapefile is used where the Z-value is only the variable in differing maps. Is it possible to auto-generate maps using ArcGIS 10.0?
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How to stop drawing the polyline in Google maps when path reaches in some defined area near the destination?

I am trying to draw the polyline between the 2 points and my requirement is, the polyline should stop drawing when it reaches the specified area surrounding the destination. I mean I don't want the ...
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Esri Javascript API Graphics Removal

Hey Guys new to ESRI and the javascript api. I have the following function that when you click on the map adds a circle graphic to the map at that locations geographic lat and Long. But what im tyring ...
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Truck Routing in Google maps

I know that Google Maps does not have a truck routing feature , ie, changing the route if a low bridge is detected. Is there a way I can implement this in Google Maps using a 3rd party API? If yes, ...
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Maps with numbers and postcodes using QGIS?

I have a list of UK postcodes and a number of participants in a survey. I would like to map the first three letters of the UK postcode and I would like a shape....a circular shape for example which ...
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R - How to “smooth” a raster map

I am trying to create a map from raster data. The file came from a crop model, with resolution of 0.5 degree. Even when I disaggregate it (i.e. increase spatial resolution), the map looks really ...
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Bubbles in Kartograph.js

I am trying to create the bubbles on my SVG map generated by Kartograph. I want to do something like this: http://kartograph.org/showcase/symbols/ The map loads but the symbol does not display. I ...
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how to customise toobar in Leaflet.Draw plugin?

I Down load the Draw.js and one ccs file to get use of the Leaflet.Draw plugin now need to customise the toolbar(i.e want only polygon and marker)
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Simple way to share maps on a network drive?

I am not an expert in web GIS and I would like to share some maps I created with non GIS aware colleagues from other offices. I have looked at various options but I can't find one that suits my needs. ...
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Getting time taken for the edge using GraphHopper map matching

Here is the GPX data I am giving to GraphHopper Map matching library: private List<GPXEntry> getList() { List<GPXEntry> sampleEntries = new ArrayList<GPXEntry>(); GPXEntry ...
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Trying to add a WMS layer to Openlayers 3 but not showing anything

I have started with Openlayers 3 recently and I need to add a layer from an own WMS. I have been trying this: map = new ol.Map({ target:'map', renderer:'canvas', layers: layer, view: ...
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Point overplotting on maps in R (e.g. with ggplot2) - how to push points to the side, mark original positions, combine close-by points …?

I've got a database containing languages, their longitudes and latitudes and a feature value (either category 1, category 2 or both - in the plot these are marked red, blue and green respectively). ...
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Map incresing in detail upon zooming

I have seen some maps that upon zooming they increase in detail, and I will like to know how to get about that. I am versed with mapInfo and qgis 2.2, but when I save my map project in a picture ...
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create multiple maps

I am using Arcmap 10.2 and I am working with the modelbuilder. Now I would like to create multiple maps from a single layer file, but also use an inset map and background map. The thing is that the ...
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Ward maps for Indian Cities?

i am looking for maps or shapefiles of ward boundaries of cities in india, it has been arround three days since i have been searching for them, but got very few. Does anyone know from where one can ...
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Georeferencing Old Mining Maps (Floetzkarte des Oberschlesische) in QGIS?

I am trying to georeference some old mining maps (Floetzkarte des Oberschlesische) in QGIS 2.9. I have already tried to do that by marking known points on present satelite photos, but the results were ...
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draw Distributions Maps (double circles) in ArcGIS 10.1

How can I draw Distributions Maps (double circles) in ArcGIS 10.1 ? like this: This map drawn in CorelDraw,it is shows the number of schools and the number of students in each Province (the circle ...
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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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Where can I find wind maps for the Mediterranean/Middle East?

I do debris modeling, sim, and analysis for missile interceptions. I have been looking for hours and I can't seem to find the information I'm looking for. So my question is... Where can I find ...
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Save view or map in QGIS

Is there a way to save the current shapefile, raster, etc selections in QGIS and then bring them up all at once later? For example, I find myself re-creating maps over and over because I need ...
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How to animate a sequence of maps in postscript format?

I'm working on the Atlantic ocean for my research and I need to create an animation of movement of few islands in the Atlantic from their past locations to their present locations that moved due to ...
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Offline map with less zoom size and maximum area covered

I am developing a mobile app for which an offline map is required. Is it possible to have such map within few 10s of MBs? The requirement is to have: Map with smaller zoom size; e.g. In this URL of ...
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How to create a syntesis map ( eg. climatic vulnerability) in Qgis [duplicate]

My final goal is to create a synthesis map of climatic vulnerabilities composed by different thematic variable with different weights. I would like to ask for support for the following issues: For ...
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Metric maps vs topological maps for path finding and UI rendering of indoor floor layouts

I'm building a software to map indoor floor plans of large facilities (like malls). I read through some of the questions on this forum, but my constraints are a little different than the ones ...
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How to create a legend for quantitative visualization with increasing icon size?

I am trying to find a way to do a map and legend like this: I am using QGIS 2.6 Brighton. The only way was to do a pie chart but I think it's not possible to create classes. I can create circles ...
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Time spent writing cutting and rendering map tiles algorithm/mechanism

I know this a very vague question but I really need to know this. Can anyone help me find kinda matrix that shows how much time spent by different companies writing their map tile cutters/renderers ...
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D3 missing zoom Choropleth + Raster

Following this example and Choropleth from Mike's site I am trying to get: image + vector + choropleth = my map As you can see I lost the zoom capability on the vector layer. I have been trying ...
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Enabling all layers by default using Leaflet?

I am using leaflet maps to compare heat layer and marker layer. I've an option to add multiple marker and heat layers dynamically. For me Heat layers are enabled by default as on when user adds new ...
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Advice needed on JavaFX Map Rendering

A few months ago I inherited an old (10+ years) Java Desktop application that used maps and simple icons to represent point data to various users. The application was writted in Swing and used Esri ...
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Finding and selecting locations in database near 10 km distance from path

In the Google Maps API, I have this Javascript. It is finding and showing user the shorter path between two cities. <!--////// \\\\\\\--> <style> #panel { position: ...
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Offline Maps API for C# Desktop Application?

I have a C# WPF application which has browser control to display a Google Map. Google Maps API v3 is being used in the application. I use data received from a service to plot users current location ...