A format for storing map tiles used by the Tilemill map design package

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Where is street level data stored in mbtiles files?

I have a .mbtiles file loaded into an SQLite browser, trying to find street level data (road names, A/M roads etc) and I cannot figure out where any of it is kept. I'm assuming it's stored in the ...
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How to make background color transparent in maptiler?

I have maptiler 5.0.3 pro, and hundreds of 8bit per band .tiff files with transparent chanel Alpha. After batch convertion: "C:\Program Files\Maptiler Pro\maptiler.exe" -f png -nodata 0 0 0 -zoom 10 ...
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What size-reduction to expect on average when gzipping MBtiles?

As part of checking some prereqs for an idea (IOS app with MBtiles on local storage enabeling offline maps) I'd like to know if it's useful to gzip MBtiles when transporting them to an IOS device. In ...
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Problem repacking tiles to mbtiles using mbutil

I've used mbutil successfully to unpack a .mbtiles file, but if I try to repack the same tiles, something goes wrong. I'm using the util module in a python script like so: from mbutil import util ...
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Offline Vector Tile Map for Android and iOS app

I am trying to generate vector files and store them in a MBtiles file to make them available for download within the app. (I have also tried with raster tiles and TileMill but the file were too large: ...
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How can I expand the zoom levels for a feature type in an .mbtiles file?

I have a 51 GiB mbtiles file containing vector tiles for the entire world. I would like a particular type of feature (railways) to be available at more distant zoom levels. At present, this feature ...
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Vector tiles to MBTiles

I need some clarification regarding MBTiles. I am generating MBTiles in 2 different ways: Using TileMill Using Mapbox tm2 to MBTile using TileCloud In TileMill, does the exported MBTile contain ...
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ESRI Javascript API 3.16 with vector mbtiles file

We have a working WMTS variant with TileStrata and MapProxy, but the new mbtiles are not supported (styling incorrect). Also we have klokantech/tileserver-gl server part running now with correct ...
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Building georeferenced GeoTIFF from mbtiles automatically?

I want a georeferenced raster.In that way I don't have to georeference this raster manually . I know that geotiff has the georeference inside it , I got the mbtiles of the map how do I build the ...
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TIFF to MBTILES conversion on a mac

I have a large number of tiff files (map tiles) along with tab and tfw file types as part of an Ordnance Survey download. This is for an offline iOS app. I managed to get the tiffs into QGIS with ...
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export WMTS tiles as MBTiles with reprojection

I need to export tiles from a WMTS server to the MBTiles format. The server is not public, but I have access to it and permission to export a specific portion of the tiles. The problem I have seems to ...
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How to use offline MbTiles with Telerik's WPF map control?

Telerik's UI for WPF includes a map control: UI for WPF - RadMap. There's some discussion of how to configure it to use a local mapping service: Implement custom map provider, but it seems to be ...
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How to add large file (in GB) in Xcode project?

I am working with Mapbox Framework. I have generated MBTiles file which I want to use in my project (for iPhones and iPads) but that file is having size of 3GB (which I can't use in project). When I ...
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Problems with Mapnik raster colorizer discrete not properly assigning values to their stop value

I'm using Mapnik (Python) to convert a raster (float valued) to MBTiles. In general the discrete colorizer is working fine, except for zero values, where it fails to recognize their correct stop ...
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Which Image format is recommended/ best for geoserver raster wms services?

I have very high resolution image of vast area(true color RGB bands). I am planning to to reduce the image size by reducing it to 16 bits (or less). which image format is best for performance point of ...
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How to Use an ArcGIS Tile Package with Desktop

I did an ArcGIS Online training course a while back and learned a little bit more on Tile Packages. I followed the instructions, how-to-create-a-tile-package and created a tile package for some aerial ...
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TileServer PHP Performance - MBTiles vs “static files in a directory”

I have OSM basemap tiles being served using Klokantech TileServer using WMTS. I have multiple users using them through ArcMAP. The performance is already way better than using the usual ArcGIS Online ...
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Access MBTiles png and json using tilestache?

I've got a Tilestache server running locally with an MBTiles source file. I can get the PNG tiles without problem, but I'm having a hard time figuring out how to also get the UTFgrid. Is it possible ...
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Create my own MapBox Vector tile and self hosting

I understood hosting mbtiles is possible and some solutions are available. I not sure that I can find the answer; How can I create my own vector tiles (mapbox vector tile format) which from my data ...
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Self-hosting Mapbox vector tiles

As presented in a talk at FOSS4G Mapbox Studio allows to create Mapbox vector tiles and export them as a .mbtiles file. The mapbox-gl.js library can be used to dynamically style and render Mapbox ...
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Tiles with Leaflet from Qgis

I tried QTILES plugin for QGIS and it works very well. I can export tiles in .mbtiles or zip format. Now I'm trying to know how call these tiles from leaflet in this way: L.tileLayer('http://www....
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Is TileMill as a service restricted to PNG? Or is JPEG an option?

Is TileMill as a service restricted to PNG? Or is JPEG an option? I setup TIleMill as a service as documented here: https://www.mapbox.com/tilemill/docs/guides/ubuntu-service/ Tiles are rendering ...
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How to convert a PNG tile set into the Mbtiles format

I have exported a folder with PNGs tiles and I want to convert them into Mbtiles format to use with Mapbox (maybe via TileMill?). How can I do that? Is there a convertor where I can specify the ...
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How can I config/use MapCache/MapServer to serve my MBtiles as WMS service?

Currently I am using GeoServer for my Map Service as WMS. I use TileMill for creating a customised map with styling and SHP files and then export as mbtiles. I have tried TileServer-PHP & ...
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Transforming DWG to MBTiles

I am trying to find out an good method to transform several DWG (CAD) files to MBTiles raster format for indoor mapping purposes. I managed to transform a few, but currently the process is very time ...
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How to either cache or serve locally tm2 vector tiles downloaded from mapbox studio

I'm trying to locally host / serve / cache a set of tiles for a very small geographic area in a mapbox js application I'm building. I've been searching for a way to do this, but most of the info I've ...
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Issue with TileStream Tile URL

First of all I'm new to Tilestream, MBTiles and GIS. As a part of of learning purpose I set up Tilestream with the help of tilestream tutorial and copied two MBTiles file to the tiles folder I am ...
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Geoserver MBTiles plugins performance issues

I am using the latest stable 2.7.2 version of GeoServer and I am trying to play with the MBTiles plugin, I have installed also WPS plugin that is needed by the MBTiles one (otherwise I got error when ...
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Count Tiles loaded from MBTiles

I have created a MBTiles file from Tilemill and I am visualizing it through php MBTiles server. Its working fine. Now I want to count the loaded tiles and store it to a database. In a simple word I ...
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problem serving MBTiles with Geoserver plugin

I'm creating a webmap, and hoping to add a few basemap/raster layers of my own. I'll be using a stack that includes GeoServer which is fine for vector data, but I'd like to serve the new basemap ...
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Prevent Leaflet from requesting non-existing custom tiles

I have created custom tiles using TileMill. extracted tiles as png images and adding them on base layer. using following code var venu_map = new L.tileLayer('static/b18/{z}/{x}/{y}.png', { ...
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Mbtile To Geopackage and Vice versa

Considering the new open format offered by OGC, Geopackage, on top of vector data (like that of shapefiles), it supports map tiles as well. The functionality is similar to mbtile format founded by ...
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Using GDAL Convert .SHP to GEO TIFF in Command Line Python [duplicate]

I have dozen Shape files (.SHP) with Georeferenced. I need to convert to GeoTiff or other format that GDAL primarly gdal2tiles.py to convert to MBTiles format. All I want is convert the .shp files ...
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Generate mbtiles from tms in batch/script mode

I would like to create a workflow to get several mbtile files by giving some informations like bboxes (wgs coordinates) or zoomlevels into it. The data should delivered from an tms source (mapproxy) ...
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How to run Mapbox Vector Tile Mini Server?

I am trying to make an offline map for the vector tiles that I've exported from Mapbox Studio (mbtiles). I found this : https://github.com/BergWerkGIS/mini-server I have it downloaded on my ...
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What is the best way to host mbtiles?

What is/are the best way(s) to host mbtiles? I have tried: hosting on my own server with tileserver.php: this works and is very straighforward and simple to set up, but doesn't seem to be super ...
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How do i create.MBtiles from geoserver?

I'm using geoserver version of 2.7.1.1 and installed plugin for MB tiles,now i want to know that how to generate MBtiles after installing the plugins
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Problem installing MbTiles plugin for GeoServer

I have had trouble getting the MbTiles plugin to work with GeoServer. I installed each of GeoServer 2.5, 2.6 and 2.7 in turn. All three installations seemed to work fine on localhost without any ...
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Creating geoTiff from MBTiles

I have mbtiles file with various zoom levels (8-14) and I want to create geotiff file from it. I think that this could be acomplished with gdal but I dont know how. Any suggestions on how to complete ...
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Change mbtiles projection with openlayers and proj4js

I've got mbtiles file whithin tileserver.php (klokantech) This file has got specific projection with in local coordinate system. +proj=tmerc +lat_0=0 +lon_0=49.05 +k=1 +x_0=2300001.7 +y_0=-4714741....
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combining mbtiles and getZoom to visualize with Leaflet

I have exported MBTiles as single file for every zoom scale. Now I can add map manually call them with mbtiles.php server. But I want to accumulate it in one and get the mbtiles file on zoom scale ...
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Postgresql to mbtiles

Someboby please help me with understanding of the following question. I have many postgreSQL databases with osm data on a server. Each of them contains the map of the certain country. I want to look ...
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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 do I serve OSM map tiles (mbtiles) from a Raspberry PI 2?

My main processing machine is a Ubuntu box running 14.04 with PostGIS and TileMill. I generated my tiles and the resulting mbtiles export is about 250MB (megs, not gigs). The PI runs python, has a ...
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Is it possible to create MBtiles from a TIF? [closed]

I have a geo-referenced tif (it's really big around 1GB) and I'd like to convert it to mbtiles so I can serve them and view the map. What is the best tool to do this conversion?
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Y-coordinates offset in Tilemill

I own a project created with TileMill in SRS 900913. The data source is a Postgis database with the same SRS. When I'm loading the file generated with TileMill (mbtiles) in QGIS and I'm putting under ...
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white outlying tiles in GeoServer MBTiles layer

I've been working on this issue for a while, and have found a workaround, but would still like to put the question out there. I have been using TileMill to create tile sets for a polygon, outside the ...
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Reproject xy tiles from mercator to Gauß-Krueger in ubuntu terminal

I´ve exported a map from tilemill as mbtiles and converted them to xyz tiles with help of mbutil. The tiles should be used (for learning purpose) with mod_tile or geoserver and displayed in openlayers....
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Shifted tiles in QGIS with mbtiles

I'm confused because of the representation of mbtiles files in QGIS. It seems that the whole grid is shifted by about 3 m to the south. So far I can observe this behavior only in the context of ...
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Best solution for tiling a geotiff?

I have some GeoTIFF files that I want to bring into the web. The spatial reference of these GeoTIFF files are multiple but are never WebMercator (EPSG:3857) and I need the web map to be in the same ...