OpenStreetMap is a collaborative project to create a free editable map of the world. The data is free, and free of legal and technical restrictions. OpenStreetMap is often shorted to OSM.

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Associating a specific location to the appropriate street centerline

I need to determine which street centerline within openstreetmap is the best match to a particular location triggered by capturing a location's lat/long via a mobile device. So far the best I could ...
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How to download all OSM data within a boundingbox with Overpass?

Is it possible to download openstreetmap by direct link through http://overpass-turbo.eu without removing any data? Basically I am trying to download the openstreetmap data with defined boundaries in ...
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Changing projection of PostGIS data? [duplicate]

I have exported osm data using osm2pgrouting in the database, it has SRID 4326. I want to change projection of all the tables created to a particular SRID in UTM. I read the post FIrst and Second, ...
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Seeking data for residential maps (buildings, roads, etc.)?

I am developing an application which requires heavy styling of maps (at a street level, zoom 16 would be ideal), so I'd like to simply take in the map data and draw the polygons myself. However, the ...
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Can I use georeferenced jpeg raster as map layer in GeoJSON.io?

Can I use georeferenced .jpeg raster as map layer in GeoJSON.io? I thought that I could, but it doesn't work. I converted .tif raster visualization of LiDAR data to georeferenced jpeg. After this, I ...
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Download boundaries from OSM to Postgis

I need to download some cities boundaries polygons and store them in a Postgis database. Is this possible? Using what tools?
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How to select all tags in “Export OpenStreetMap topology to SpatiaLite”?

When selecting fields to convert is there a way to select all within QGIS? I'm currently alternating space bar and a down arrow and this does not seem to be the most efficient method.
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Building height in OpenStreetMap

I was wondering if there are some free projects which enable extracting the building height information from openstreetmap data? I downloaded data for a couple of large cities (Manhattan island, ...
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Order of ways in OpenStreetMap relation data (relation members)

I imported to SQLServer the map of Europe taken from Geofabrik (in pbf format). I preserved the order of nodes assigned to ways and the order of ways assigned to relations. The issue is the order of ...
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OSM - tiles and .osm file

I'm working on mobile app and I want to use OSM as its free solution. Whats the purpose of application? User is geotargeted and the map like this: http://mc.bbbike.org/mc/ appears. No POI, buildings ...
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Convert .osm to .shp file with .NET

I am looking for some free dotNET libraries which can be used to convert an OpenStreet .osm file to .shp shape file. I did google, but mostly found either .exe files, or non.NET files. Can you point ...
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OSM - tiles and .osm file, Offline usage [duplicate]

I'm working on mobile app and I want to use OSM as its free solution. Whats the purpose of application? User is geotargeted and the map like this: http://mc.bbbike.org/mc/ appears. No POI, buildings ...
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Get coordinates of ways in a .pbf file

I would like to extract some lines and polygons from OSM data (In the format of .pbf). After using osmosis I can get a osm file with all the elements like this: <way id="102670197" version="1" ...
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Web app search field with 'meaningful' OSM places

I'm building a web app based on OSM places, excluding administrative zones (such as countries, states, and counties). I've taken an extract of place type = city or town or village or hamlet. But I'...
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How to extend Geocoder (Nominatim) with own/distinct address

I want to extend my Geocoder for my leaflet routing map. I am using leaflet routing machine and nominatim geocoder to implement routing and geocoder. Now my goal is: I want to put an a specific ...
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osmupdate Error: Merging of changefiles failed

I use the tool osmupdate to update the pbf file I get from http://download.gisgraphy.com/openstreetmap/pbf/ (without a pbf suffix by default). At first merging change files can be finished smoothly ...
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QGIS OpenLayer OSM plugin not matching with my imported GIS information

I have imported GIS data into a new Qgis project for our local city website. The files are shapefiles and inside the prj it shows: PROJCS["NAD_1983_StatePlane_Florida_East_FIPS_0901_Feet",GEOGCS["...
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OSM Relation IDs for boundaries

Is there a way to get only the relation IDs of a boundary in OSM? E.g. relation #350303 http://www.openstreetmap.org/relation/350303 is Pärnu maakond in Estonia which is an admin_level=6 boundary. So ...
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OpenLayers 2 error 404 tile not found

I have a bbox area of my county. I serving the OSM tiles (apache2) from a local disk using openlayers 2 XYZ scheme. How can I prevent loading non-existent files out of my bbox area? I have 8 zoom ...
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How to upload vector data to OpenStreetMap ( quickly )?

I have 3 shapefiles containing: 8791 Linestrings 6704 Linestrings 584 Polygons I want to upload this data to OSM ( share it ) I took a look at the guidelines of uploading data to OSM. And I want ...
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What is an appropriate tileLayer source for tiles served on an apache localhost through leaflet?

--I found a solution. Please, see answers below.-- I've been trying for about about 25 hours to get a working, locally hosted, tile server running, using this guide from switch2osm. I have a ...
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How to use gxp_osmsource in order to show other baselayers than the default OSM?

How to use gxp_osmsource in order to show other baselayers than the default OSM? Right now I have specified my baselayer as: { "source": {"ptype": "gxp_osmsource"}, "type": "OpenLayers.Layer.OSM", "...
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Openlayers - MapQuest

We are using mapquest tiles(ol.source.MapQuest) in our application. But, mapquest team is discontinued to access their tiles from 11th July, is there any open source alternative to use instead of ...
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How to download GeoJSON file from Overpass Turbo

I've currently set a query using Overpass Turbo, in order to download data from Openstreetmaps. When I click Export, and then save as GeoJSON, all I get is a new browser tab with the code data. How ...
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How can I create an OmniSearch using OSM data?

I want to create a "search-for-anything" using the OSM data. I know the name column is the most relevant attribute, but it come empty sometimes. What tags I must include in my query to return the ...
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Service serving 3D models from OSM on demand?

I have just discovered that openstreetmap actually has 3D models and quite a lot of them! How ever I haven't been so lucky when searching a way to serve this models and how to view them in a web ...
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OSM Carto Street Numbers style rules for OSM Bright

I'm running an OSM tile server stack using Mod_tile, renderd, mapnik, osm2pgsql and a postgresql/postgis database on Ubuntu Linux 14.04. I've chosen OSM Bright for my tiles, but i would like to ...
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How to render elevation polygons as concentric polygons with increasing order of their height at given point in geoservert

I have create a postgres database that contains the elevation polygons at various elevation heights of sachsen. I wish to render these elevation polygons in a similar manner as they appear in the open ...
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Import OSM data in postgis with python script

I want to import OSM data (way and nodes) in postgis database with a script pyhton, I found in the internet that I should create a schema but I don't know how and I really don't know what to put on ...
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Update driving way speed in open trip planner and how to [easily] obtain the needed ids?

I'm trying to update the driving way speed limits in OTP. I have seen how opentraffic data graph updater does it, and I have created a custom one that reads from a very simple Json (just the 4 ...
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GRASS v.net.iso does not include all lines

I want to define catchment area for bus stops in small city. As a result of v.net.iso in QGIS with GRASS I don't get all highways in that city. Here are my steps: importing above layers into GRASS ...
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How to view and query raw OSM data [duplicate]

I have downloaded a xml OSM file, but I would like to query by mouse possition a way Id, nodes Id, etc... I only need to view it. I'm exploring OpenTripPlanner, to be able to calculate routes with ...
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Updating OSM data

I'm trying to keep my OSM PostGIS data up to date by reading this tutorial http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Minutely_Mapnik The time periods are minute, hour and day, but I think a daily update is ...
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Looking for a GIS tool

I'm looking for a mapping tools for a particular project and was wondering if some one could point me to as suitable tool. The project is to replace an existing Windows Desktop application that uses ...
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OSM data appear in very low quality in QGIS

this is my first map creation attempt in QGIS 2.8.2. I am having troubles in making it look good though with OSM street map data in particular. I import data via the Web>Open Layers Plugin>...
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OSM2 VectorTiles lat/long to tile

After a frustrating few days I came to the conclusion that the Slippy Map Wiki only works for raster tiles, not for OSM2VectorTiles data. I can work with the data once I find the correct tile_data ...
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Tracking OSM “Planet” Extract dates

I'm trying to build a GUI that allows replacement / update of the PostGIS database that holds my OSM extract (which I use for rendering, typical mapnik / tile server arrangement). I'd like to show ...
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I want to remove the maritime border in higher admin levels( > 4) using carto boundries

Am using carto boundaries to generate my map tiles, when my map rendered over admin level 4, it shows the maritime borders extending on sea which looks very odd on map UI. You could see that in the ...
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Highlighting or marking property using node id in leaflet?

I am working on openstreetmap using leaflet.js, I found some difficulties in highlighting a way(road) using it's node ID of OSM data. I need to know is it possible or not?
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OSM: Getting the correct Overpass Turbo query using a keyword (and values)

I'm completely new to Overpass queries for getting OSM data, so sorry for this maybe trivial question. I'm looking for the correct query using Overpass turbo. I have found some demo queries, but I am ...
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All OSM points/polygons with address string

How do you list all the polygons and points in qGIS in such way their full address shows up. My understanding is that an address is always constructed by looking at the 'building's or POI's adjacent ...
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OSM Data download: Querying/requesting specific POIs based on a keyword/tag

I have already downloaded prepared OSM files (for example from geofabrik), which include POIs. In this dataset, I just have one field "type" with more than 500 unique values, like "traffic signals", "...
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using java to get ways from osm [closed]

I just try to figure out how to query all ways within a radius of let's say 1km from a defined point. Here is an example of what I mean: I've already read about overpass api, GeoTools and ...
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Openlayers 3 polygon not rendering on map

I've set up a small example of an OpenLayers 3 map, and I am trying to add a custom polygon to the map. If I use the data from the example, it works correctly, the polygon renders, and it is shown on ...
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How to apply levels to building using height?

I am using OSMBuilding classic 2.5D and leaflet versions, here i am not understanding how to apply levels to building using building height ? I have applied to geojson properties like "levels": 9, ...
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Generating an image representing inland surface water using QGis and OSM data

I'm trying to generate a raster image representing surface water for a given bounding box. I'm using OpenStreetMaps data as my input for water bodies, and I'm using QGis on Ubuntu to process this data....
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how to run multiple instances of tile server on a single machine?

I installed OSM tile server on Ubuntu 14.04. I followed instruction given here https://switch2osm.org/serving-tiles/manually-building-a-tile-server-14-04/ . I want to perform "vertical load balancing" ...
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Ordnance Survey Maps in .osm.pbf format

I see that you can download Ordnance Survey maps as ESRI Shape files, so I would like to take those and convert them into a .osm.pbf file so that I can more easily use them. Are there any tools out ...
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How often do directions services update their OSM data?

Not sure if this is the right place to ask but I figured I would give it a shot. I'm working on an interactive map for a campus, I performed some edits to openstreetmaps and I can see the changes on ...
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Negative OSM ID values - building polygons

The use case is simple: extract all the buildings from OSM via osm2pgsql. In the process, it seems other entities make it into the polygons list, such as "islands", only because they have the "...