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How to define layer order in Openlayers?

I have a marker layer, two vector layers and two raster layers. The marker layer gets covered by the two raster layers. Is there a way to move the marker layer always on top? Edited: The order of ...
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Zigzag Line Symbol in QGIS

I'm looking for a zigzag line symbol in QGIS. Is there perhaps an easy way to do this that I'm missing? I have tried creating a marker line using a simple triangle marker (^) and adjusting the size of ...
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How can I represent distance using the dashes or markers of a vector line?

I am a very basic user and dont know the lingo to get to the gist of my question so some background might help. Ive volunteered to create a pre-incident planning system for my rural fire department. ...
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Using Drop Markers and MarkerClusterer together?

I want to create a rather visually appealing representation of time-series data (Costco Store Locations w/ opening dates). My idea was to plot them on a map, in time-series, but it seems that the ...
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How do I cluster XY point data? (ArcGIS 9.3)

I have a whole bunch of icons displaying on a map, I want these clustered together as was suggested to me for a different question here... ArcGIS 9.3. How do I increase Picture Marker Symbol ...
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Leaflet / Google Map baselayer / markers not visible

New to Leaflet, currently trying to migrate a project from native Google Maps to Leaflet; having been drawn to Leaflet by the layer management and options of using better 'roadmap' style basemaps. ...
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How to put 20K points on a map

I have an sqlite 3 database with 20K entries each of which has lat long data and I wanted to create a layer from that data. From what I have read I need to import it into a postrgres DB but I'm not ...
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Change marker icon on click using leaflet

I have a map with many (>100) markers on it. I would like to make it so that clicking on these changes the icon to a highlighted version. I've created two custom icons, one regular, and one ...
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How to open popup on mouseover in Leaflet? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to show a popup on mouse-over, not on click? I'm working with Leaflet library. I defined L.layerGroup and add some markers to the group. Can somebody help me with ...
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Is there a library to make custom markers for Google Maps API V3 by setting the marker's icon, labels and opacity?

Is there a library to make custom markers for Google Maps V3 by controling the icon, labels and opacity? This library for Google Maps API V2, Labeled Markers, seems OK, but I was hoping for a V3 ...
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Leaflet drop markers animation

Is it possible to do drop markers on the map like in google maps (https://google-developers.appspot.com/maps/documentation/javascript/examples/marker-animations-iteration) in leaflet
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Loss of synchronization between map and markers (Leaflet + Google Maps)

I have a problem using the markers with Google Maps with Leaflet. In this example you can see the difference between Google Maps or OSM. Using OSM, the marker moves with the map but when using Google ...
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Show markers only at certain zoom levels

I'm building a cycle touring map in leaflet.js, with subjective information overlaid as markers, along the lines of "this is a great road", "this town is quite nice" etc. To avoid information ...
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How to tell QGIS where to start marker line interval?

I want to tell QGIS where to start with a marker, like: use 3 markers, start at positions 0, 2, 4, and apply an interval of 12 to each marker. However, after searching for hours, I haven't found a ...
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Leaflet marker cluster and popups

I want to develop a map with Leaflet marker cluster. You can see how it looks like here: https://github.com/danzel/Leaflet.markercluster But I need that my markers have popups with more information ...
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How to reverse the drawing order of markers?

I saw this example which demonstrates how ordering can be controlled with markers added using styling options (graphicZIndex) applied to a vector layer. Due to the limitations in the combination of ...
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Double transformation of marker in Carto CSS

I need to show on the map the direction of the road traffic with arrows. For this purpose I use markers for Carto CSS in TileMill. If the road has in OSM tag oneway="yes" or oneway="1", all is ok, ...
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How to create Race Route with arrow directions and distance markers using ArcGIS for Desktop?

Anyone have any suggestions regarding how I would approach creating a race route with arrow directions and distance markers in ArcGIS? I could do it manually but I thought I recalled seeing something ...
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Min distance for markers in CartoCSS

I used shields in CartoCss to show the subway stations on my map. When I started to develop the map for mobile devices, I noticed that svg images in shields were destorted hugely and I decided to use ...
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GoogleMaps URL string to display unique marker

This is a topic I thought as easy as pie to solve with just a Google search and which is in fact quite complicated. When I use the following URL string to open a GoogleMaps window on a specific ...
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Multiple font markers in shapefiles in QGIS?

I'm making a UK phase 1 vegetation survey map and require to show the dominant plant species in a given polygon. In phase 1 these are shown as 2- or 3-letter codes e g Ri, Cys. These codes need to ...
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How to change icons for Leaflet markers when using cluster plugin?

I'm using Leaflet MarkerCluster. I created a MarkerClusterGroup as markers1 as you can see. There's about a hundred points I have written like var addressPoints in this format: var addressPoints = ...
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ArcGIS 9.3. How do I increase Picture Marker Symbol performance?

I have a layer with 400 point features that display a picture marker symbol on the map. We expect this number to increase a great deal. Unfortunately it's already noticeably slow. This is being ...
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GeoJSON, circlemarkers using the Leaflet OverlappingMarkerSpiderfier plugin

I am wondering if I can use the Leaflet OverlappingMarkerSpiderfier plugin with my circlemarkers. I've loaded a GeoJSON file and added circlemarkers using; var gj = L.geoJson(route, { ...
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Adding a marker with openlayers/geoserver

My name's Tony. I'm from vietnam. I want to add a marker in webgis with openlayers/geoserver. Here is my code : <!-- Import OL CSS, auto import does not work with our minified OL.js ...
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OpenLayers: make polygons not zoom

I have a simple OpenStreetMap for which I want to display a series of circles. Each circle represents readership for that area, so its radius will change based on the numbers. However, when I create ...
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How to create a printable map of labelled markers with OSM background?

I want to create an image of an OpenStreetMap map suitable for printing on A4 at 300dpi. The map needs to have half a dozen markers/points, and each should be labeled with the name of the point. I ...
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How to design markers - raster or vector?

I have several layers that are point geometries. I am defining them custom markers symbols and such symbols have colors (red, yellow and green) to represent values. Since there are several of them in ...
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How to synchronize the marker's rotation field with the angular distortion in the map projection

I'm Using QGIS 1.8.0 to plot a global dataset showing the positions of aircraft in flight. The data I have are .csv files with three columns: Latitude, Longitude, and angle of travel. I assign ...
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How to keep bound popups from opening on [click]?

I am working on a map application which creates and binds popups on markers and polyline objects. The popups are created and bound lazily, i.e. ad-hoc when a user clicks on a specific object. The ...
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Drop Markers and MarkerCluster together from database

I've been working on my map which gets it's details from a MySQL database. I use MarkerCluster Plus to cluster my markers but would like to add the drop animation to it. I found this thread, but ...
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openlayers change marker icon, size and offset after drawn

I'm having much trouble changing my (feature)marker icons 'on the fly'. The problem is that I use much different images and also need to change the offset. So I iterate over every marker and make a ...
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How to get multiple dynamic custom markers on map using MapBox in MySQL and PHP?

Can anyone help me to get multiple custom markers on mapbox using lat/long from the database MySQL. I want to use 2 types of markers on the map, for which I have two separate table of lat/longs in the ...
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Dynamically change location marker based on user's input

I have the following code for displaying OSM with a predefined feature. I am using OpenLayers3: var wmsLayer = new ol.layer.Tile({ source: new ol.source.OSM() }); var ...
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Handle a great amount of Markers with OpenLayers

My general Problem is to maintain a lot of markers. For the beginning I want to display all Bus Stops of Berlin, Germany and surroundings as Markers. I already got that I have to use a strategy like ...
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how to show information window for the marker cluster

This is my markercluster code : i need information window for the markercluster icon as well as marker icon, i have another cluster.js file, can some one please tell me how can i show the information ...
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How can i display markers from a database?

I'm an absolute GIS beginner and here is what i am trying to achieve. I am developing a web application that allows users to : type an address, and be displayed the corresponding slipping map select ...
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How to change Leaflet marker color on mouseover?

I'm having a hard time figuring out why the Leaflet method setstyle will change the color of a polygon but not the color of my markers. Polygon works fine: But the markers won't change colors: ...
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Go to the URL when clicked on Leaflet marker

I want to implement marker click event so when user click on marker it goes to url. Url is written inside an array (a[3]). However, this is my code which doesn't work, it always goes to the link of ...
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How can I change the style of marker in leaflet (from GeoJSON)?

I'm serving GeoJSON to leaflet and by default it get a blue icon marker. I'm trying to change the style so I'll be able to use the feature properties as part of the style , but no matter what I do , ...
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Openlayers SelectControl add multiple Layers

Heres my code to add an SelectControl with Popup for an existing layer add startup map.addLayer(window.markerLayer); window.markerLayer.events.on({ }); // Popup für Marker window.selectControl ...
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Google maps api, several moving markers using a csv file containing the coordinates

I collected 5 sets of coordinates of moving vehicles and I want to play the scene using googlemaps API showing those 5 vehicles moving. The sets are saved in a postgresql table. is it possible ? if ...
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How to plot multiple markers on a leaflet map?

If I have a object containing lats and longs how can i plot them in leaflet using the marker constructor I tried looping through them for(key in obj){ var val = obj[key]; ...
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OpenLayers: Load Markers dynamically from Text file

I am trying to load set of markers dynamically from a text file using OpenLayers.Layer.Text. The problem is that no markers is shown after rendering the page. Below is the JavaScript file that is ...
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How to get list of all markers from selected Polygon using OpenLayer MAP v2

I am able to run following features on OpenLayers Map Version 2.x Put Markers on Map Draw Polygon on Map Select Polygon on Map Now my requirement is when i select any polygon then i would like to ...
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Rotating markers for points in Tilemill along direction of a way

I have designed a simple marker to represent pedestrian crossings, which in OpenStreetMap data are represented as nodes (points) along the way (line). I want to rotate the marker to follow the line it ...
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Delay on Marker Title in Leaflet

I am trying to put title on leaflet markers. This explains the way to give title to marker which would appear on hover. Is there any way we can set time on that i.e. make the title appear after 50ms ...
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Create tiles given images and locations; convert markers to tiles

What I need I need to convert a list of markers to a tile layer I've been googleing without success how to do this. Anyone has faced this problem and has a nice easy solution? Why I need it I've ...
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Creating markers(vectors) in openlayers

I'm new to OpenLayers,currently in existing project they have created markers in openlayers map by using following code, // vector layer creation vLayer = new OpenLayers.Layer.Vector(layerName, { ...
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Openlayers Vector Feature Popup

im trying to create a popup in Openlayers that would open when someone clicks a marker. And the marker is setup like this: new OpenLayers.Feature.Vector() and not with the ordinary marker layer. The ...