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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Tiled raster image to be placed in an OSM/ Leaflet.js map

I have a mapoverlay in a custom projection which I need to add as a layer to an Openstreet map within a website. Since I was not able to change the projection earlier, I decided to manipulate the ...
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How to select a line from a osm shape by osm_id

I'm using TileMill to make a map, but I can't seem to be able to format a specific item with a specific osm_id via mss. I have a shape file added as a layer #line: Then, in the features list of ...
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Is there a way to keep toll_booth nodes in osm2po's output?

I am writing a code that performs a custom routing on the sql relation generated by osm2po. Amongst several other things, I need to detect if the selected route (list of ids) passes through one or ...
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using openlayers 3 and three.js to use openlayers 3 map as texture

I am trying to use Openlayers 3 along with three.js to use openlayers output map as texture. I found that openlayers 3 is webgl based and so is three.js. So they must be compatible. What I have done ...
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Can I run Maperitive with no GUI?

I want to generate tiles using Maperitive, entirely from Ubuntu 12.04 command line (terminal), without starting application's GUI. Is that possible? How?
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Duplicated place names when rendering tiles with mapnik and mod_tile

So I am trying to render all the tiles for the state of Florida with the file generate_tiles.py that came with mapnik. The tiles are rendering, but erroneously including multiple city names (see ...
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How to choose with a different way the OSM Boundaries

Hi i need to get the borders of a country via Overpass API, but with the following query relation ["boundary"="administrative"] ["admin_level"="2"] ["name:en"="some country for example Papua ...
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How to narrow the result from Nominatim with only cities and countries, no additional areas with the same name?

I'm trying to get WKT or GeoJson polygons of cities and countries from Nominatim (for example, Paris and France). I send a GET request but it returns me several results named "Paris" or "France". How ...
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Creating hiking track based on Open Cycle Map (OCM) data?

i need help. In QGIS i’m trying to create hiking route having Open Cycle Map as background layer. I developed mobile app that read imported gpx file and show am I on that selected route or not. One ...
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Wrong coordinates after loading OSM to postgre

After loading OSM data for whole Europe to postgres (Osm2pgsql) I'm trying to add them to Geoserver, but the coordinates are totally wrong. The SRS is correct (4326), but the coordinate values are ...
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Import streetdata from OSM file to MySQL

I'm trying to import the address data of a specific country from an OSM file in a MySQL DB. I tried to insert the data with osmosis and also to filter them with osmfilter bevor run OSM, but without ...
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Converting Lat/Lon to Pixel-XY on cropped map?

I have a GPX-Track containing LatLon coordinates based on WGS84. The track should be drawn on a cropped map, and for this, I need the pixel coordinates. The map tiles are from OSM I'm not quite sure ...
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Renderd outputs “failed to initialize projection 4326”

I'm setting up a tile server using the guide provided here. I have everything set up. proj4 is installed in version 4.8.0. The espg file is existant, I ran an xmllint over my xml style file without ...
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Tile server - problem with tiles loading (pink tiles)

I have built a tile server by following this instruction: https://switch2osm.org/serving-tiles/building-a-tile-server-from-packages/ and i have a problem. When i test tile server using ...
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Getting OSM maps in Equirectangular Projection via osm2pgsql

I'm trying to import some OSM data into psql as equirectangular projection using osm2pgsql with the following command: osm2pgsql -c -d osm -S /usr/local/share/osm2pgsql/default.style -l ...
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OSM layer does not print in GeoServer printing module

I am new with the GeoServer printing module, in GeoServer version 2.6.0, freshly installed a few days ago. I can now print WMS layers and I think I configured the OSM data correctly. But it still ...
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GTFS import and pgRouting

I know there are some questions out there already. I'm looking at a fresh approach. I found the gtfs2pgrouting project from pgRoutings' GitHub page. But it's three years old and doesn't work with ...
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How to create a pedestrian routing graph from OSM?

I am interested in obtaining the foot paths from OSM data. Specifically I consider the area within the city limits of Berlin. I downloaded the corresponding OSM file from Geofabrik and I intend to use ...
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How to display Geojson file over OSM, google satellite as abase layer (at correct location) in open layer?

How to display Geojson file over OSM, google satellite as a base layer in open layers. It is showing somewhere. var map = new OpenLayers.Map('map',{ projection: "EPSG:900913", ...
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Converting mapsforge .map file to OSM or shp

I have found solution for converting OSM file into .map file but is there a way for converting .map file back to osm or shp or any other well-known vector file type? by .map file i mean mapsforge ...
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Create custom OSM map file

I develop an Android app that uses Mapsforge to display OSM maps. I could use a pre-built map in the MapsForge file format but that makes my APK file to big and I only need a small part of my country ...
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Permission Denied when installing openstreetmap server

I am installing a tile server from this link on my Ubuntu Machine 14.04. The problem I am facing is in this line : ./make.py cd ../OSMBright/ carto project.mml > OSMBright.xml Whenever I enter ...
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Importing OSM files to PostGIS

I have installed QGIS 2.4.0 on Windows. I also downloaded an OSM file form Geofrabrik (SouthAmerica). I have been searching an option (plugin also) in QGIS for importing the OSM file to my PostGIS ...
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postprocessing GPS coordinates with RINEX data to improve precision?

Im doing some mapping for OSM in my region and I am curious if the precision of tracks from a GPS Receiver can be improved if they are post processed with RINEX data. The tracking is done with a ...
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Custom tile server - how to create a layer using Mapnik and mod_tile using POSTGIS db

I have created a Ubuntu 14.04 tile server. I loaded an OSM base map into the POSTGIS database and created a slippy-map using OpenLayers 3.9. Then I loaded data of an overlay into the POSTGIS database ...
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Using Osmosis to extract highways and move to a MySQL database

I am pretty new to using Osmosis and I have been having a hard time of getting it going. So basically I am trying to extract highway data from the latest osm planet dump file using osmosis and moving ...
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proj4js: converting EPSG:3857 to SWEREF99 TM [closed]

I'm trying to convert a EPSG:3857(Google/OSM) coordinate to a SWEREF99 TM coordinate using proj4js but the following code produces a invalid result: sweref99 = "+proj=utm +zone=33 +ellps=GRS80 ...
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Given latitude/longitude, how to determine whether point is in Japan or China?

For OpenStreetMap names transliteration to Latin characters, I need to know whether a point (latitude, longitude) should be transliterated to Japanese or Chinese. What formula f(latitude, longitude) ...
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British National Grid WMS URL for MapInfo

I am pretty new to using WMS Tile Servers. I used to use MasterMap but have found WMS are better for base maps and catchment plans. I have been browsing the web for a free WMS URL that projects to ...
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How to quickly get coverage of multiple services at once using pgrouting driving distance

I'm trying to get some useful information out of openstreetmap data to choose where to rent an apartment in my city. I used osm2pgrouting and osm2pgsql to get OSM data into my postgis database. So far ...
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GeoServer Sql view setup error?

The problem goes like this: I am trying to route osm data with the help of this tutorial: (http://workshop.pgrouting.org) but in the step where I create the sql view and add the parameters it fails to ...
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Open Street Map and Arcgis 10.1 Network Analyzer

how to make roads in open_street_map ready for network_analyze in Arcgis-10.1 Details: I'v download an osm map of my town I saved the street lines as polyline shapefile I opend them in arcgis-10.1 I ...
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Install latest Osmosis version on Ubuntu

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 and I would like to know the easiest way to install the latest (stable) version of Osmosis, which is 0.44. I ran sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntugis/ubuntugis-unstable sudo ...
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Invert area on OpenStreetMap

One of my biggest frustrations with OSM is adding non-forest/wood areas to an otherwise completely tree-covered area of land. I'd like to know if there's any way to invert the selection of say, ...
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Tilemill Error - Zoom level 16

I am having an error in tilemill with postgresql and the Openstreetmap-carto style that I am having trouble figureing out the reason for. Everything is working perfectly up until I reach zoom level ...
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Adding Special Nodes to OSM Data for pgRouting

I am currently creating a system to route pedestrian to open areas. I used OSM data and osm2po to parse the data for pgRouting. Now, I want to create new nodes with an additional attribute or flag to ...
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Proper method for labeling streets

Suppose we are getting a street map built from GPS records. That map would only have initially street segments (just the way Waze started), with no street names nor numbers (addresses). What would ...
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update osm with osmosis fails with “Unknown file format 'auto'.”

I try to update update my data for europe, but it fails. this is how i imported the data: osm2pgsql --slim -d gis -C 20000 --number-processes 6 -S /usr/local/share/osm2pgsql/default.style ...
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How can I visualize each prior version of a OSM way?

What tools are available to visualize each historic version of an OSM way? In this case I want to find out the history of the (incorrect) long straight sections on Eagle View Trail and Vista Grande ...
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OSM data import error on Windows 2012 server using osm2pgsql

I am trying to use OSM data using mapserver (ms4w) on windows. Set up all tools and downloaded data for this purpose. http://download.geofabrik.de/north-america/us/georgia-latest.osm.bz2 Extracted ...
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how to draw coordinates along the lanes using MultiLineString instead of LineString

I trying to draw lines along the path of the lanes on the map using openlayer3 but i am not getting any lines on the lanes there is no error in the developers console as well <!DOCTYPE html> ...
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QGIS Zoom Level with OpenStreetMap Data

how can I increase the zoom level in QGIS for OpenStreetMap (OSM) data? I am new to GIS therefore I may have the terminology wrong. I have added an OSM layer using the OpenLayers plugin. Everything is ...
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Convert meta tiles names to an x,y,z notation in OpenStreetMap

Using mod_tile/renderd to serve OpenStreetMap tiles, I would like to list all tiles already generated in the cache but with an z, x, y notation. Currently, I only get paths for my list of *.meta files ...
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querying relation id from area

I am really new to the OSM query language and I want to know how to find the relation id from the area id. Here is the query that I made: is_in(45.5697, 3.1572); ...
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Any possibility to have local tiles of OSM an display them with Sharpmap

I'm using Sharpmap to develop my Windows application. I am able to show OSM using Brutile provider of OSM default server. This is a Tile Layer of Sharpmap. new SharpMap.Layers.TileAsyncLayer(new ...
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Using R to map matching GPS data?

I have a bunch of vehicles GPS data points, which consist of "timestamp, longitude, latitude, fuel consumption and distance" and the data is OSM (open street map) based. I want to match the data ...
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Loading tile zoom level 20

I have local tile also 20 level. I found out that OSM tile level 20 don't loading. map code: map = new ol.Map({ target:'map', renderer:'canvas', view: new ol.View({ projection: 'EPSG:3857', ...
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How to overlay Image to openstreetmap using leaflet.js

I want to overlay a wide range satellite image onto openstreetmap using leaflet.js. The satellite image is in Equidistant Cylindrical Projection. This is how I initiate the layer. ...
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3D map with OSM2World

I want to create a 3d map and have found the osm2world converter. But i do not understand whether I can use it to convert the whole world map from 2d to 3d, for example on 17th and 18th zoom levels, ...
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Querying OpenStreetMap for tags does not return ways or relations?

I try to obtain all ways/nodes/relations with a special tag from OpenStreetMap. I use the following code to receive all hotels (in a small town in Austria): //[out:csv(name, "addr:street", ...