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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No data found in this area ERROR - JOSM

I'm trying to edit my local database using JOSM. I'm already running the "rails-port" and pointing the JOSM to my openstreetmap API URL. I imported a pbf file to my local database using » osm2pgsql ...
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PostGIS: How to dissolve vector data

I have a few scenarios where I need to dissolve vector data, and I'm wondering how to do this using PostGIS. What would the queries look like to perform these operations? Below I'll describe the ...
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Highlight / Bounce marker on openlayers openstreet map and add hover

I have a page where i have a table at the bottom and a map on top of page. different table rows map to different markers on the map. I have a need to highlight a marker by doing something like ...
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OpenStreetMap and Country Borders in QGIS?

I am new to QGIS and I am using OpenStreetMap and OSM place search to create a map for latin america. However the peruvian terrritory includes the maritime area. How can I avoid/modify this. All other ...
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Why do my kml polygons move during zoom (using leaflet and meteor with OpenStreetMap)?

I'm using meteor.js and leaflet.js to build a simple application that displays kml polygons on an openstreetmaps layer. I can get the polygons to display fine, but during a zoom operation the polygons ...
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osmosis library in java application

I want to do a navigation application OSM PBF files. I'm using the pbf files from the osm website. I was looking for a way to access the pbf files, I found that it can be accessed using the osmosis ...
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Cooling Tower Geodata in Colorado

I would like to explore outbreaks of Legionnaires disease in relation to cooling tower locations. This work would be confined to Colorado, potentially even just the Denver metro area. I am wondering ...
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Why is toolbox of ArcGIS Editor for OpenStreetMap not in ArcToolbox?

I'm using ArcGIS 10.0 and I tried to install ArcGIS Editor for OSM (version 2.0) on ArcGIS But I couldn't make my ArcToolbox list the tools that ArcGIS Editor for OSM should've installed. Any ideas ...
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How to extract bounding boxes of cities from OSM?

For simple geocoding purposes I want to extract all cities from a single country of openstreetmap. They only queries I want to do are: ZipCode -> (List of) BoundingBox of City/Village ...
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Opening OSM files in QGIS? [closed]

I am trying to import an OSM file of a State Park that was added in OpenStreetMap into QGIS, and it seems no matter what I do, I just cannot get it to work. I've installed a bunch of plugins, etc, ...
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Tile server with dynamic mapnik rendering, caching, and pre-emptive rendering

I've been making some pretty (but computationally expensive) tiles with TileMill and I'd like to serve them up. First, I served them straight from TileMill. Every tile gets rendered dynamically, ...
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Extremely slow OSM data import

I'm using osm2pgsql to import the entire planet database. I've followed the instructions from the switch2osm (https://switch2osm.org/serving-tiles/manually-building-a-tile-server-14-04/) page and used ...
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bound OSM points to lines

I try to use OSM power lines poles vector data to render 3d power line poles into 3D gis program osgearth. So in OSM data there are power line poles as points and power lines as lines. So I use ...
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Set predefined scales in PyQGIS for standalone application

I am trying to figure out how to set the zoom scales to match those meant for OpenStreetMaps and Google Maps, etc., as I am using OSM for a basemap. I've looked all over the internet and can't seem to ...
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How to get an older version of OpenStreetMap data?

For some reason in the map of the Dominican Republic's Capital there are a bunch of streets which doesn't have any names. I had an OSM file which I downloaded ealier this year which did have those ...
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canvas vs webgl client library to draw map vector tiles

For a map application using pbf vector tiles, should I go with Tangrams which uses webgl to draw the tiles or some other library (e.g. Hoverboard)? Tangrams looks very promising since it abstracts ...
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Creating Intranet GIS application [duplicate]

I am working about task for custom GIS application (about 70 users). It must show a map of region with custom objects from database (they will be triangles, lines, and icons with coordinates) . Users ...
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$area calculation doesn't work or wrong projection?

I've been reading the QGIS manual and I've encounter a problem I don't know what to do. I downloaded data from OpenStreetMap and the raster from http://srtm.csi.cgiar.org/SELECTION/inputCoord.asp The ...
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Show geometry on a web map

Is there a simple webpage that I can paste a geometry field from POSTGIS (OSM data - sRID 900913) and it will show on the map? Something like this http://www.darrinward.com/lat-long/ but with ...
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Download historical OpenStreetMap data

Where can I download historical data from OpenStreetMap? I am interested in downloading an OSM .pbf file of a particular city in previous years (say, from 2008 and 2010).
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MMQGIS Geocoding Error [closed]

I have a file with over 27,000 addresses, and I'm trying to geocode it using the OpenStreetMap/Nominatim web service via the MMQGIS plugin on QGIS 2.10. I keep getting an error after about 30 minutes ...
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How to change default base layer in Geonetwork 3.0?

Geonetwork seems use OpenStreetMap and MapQuest as default WMS(or WMTS).But I found nothing about that in the document. Can I change it to other WMS or WMTS?How can I do?
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Rendering in OpenStreetMap Server?

I've installed an OpenStreetMap Server on CentOS 7. When I go to render the tiles I get the following: renderd[25207]: Rendering daemon started renderd[25207]: Initiating reqyest_queue ...
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Download openstreetmap data filtered by specific changeset comment

From openstreetmap, I want to download only the features that have specific change set comments (like #ABC). I already know how to download OSM data (using JOSM) and found this webpage shows filtered ...
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Where can I find Colombia municipality geometries?

I'm looking for shape files (or some similar format) of Colombia's municipality boundaries. Wikipedia has a map that seems to be correct and which matches another dataset that I will eventually be ...
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Cutting linestrings with points?

i was checking the best way to cut linestrings by points. The scenario is: lots of streets, need the segments cut by intersect points, kind of this: I got linestrings (full uncuted by points) ...
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Open Street Map export to QGIS Lines not Polylines

I recently updated to QGIS 2.10.1 and have found that I can no longer view .OSM files. Before I simply dropped and dragged downloaded .OSM files into QGIS and it automatically split into four ...
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How to set the maxBound for the map in OL3

I need to show the Map only for the World like http://stackoverflow.com/questions/16558231/leafletjs-setmaxbounds-wont-let-zoom-out-to-see-whole-world How to set this in OL3, tried by giving extent ...
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Changing border style in OpenStreetMap?

I am trying to figure out how to change OpenStreetMap country borders color/thickness. I've set up a tile server using OSM data, PostgreSQL & Mapnik. The default mapnik style is used. There ...
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QGIS Contours plugin

I am a starter but managed to load osm-data with osm2po, pgrouting, postgis and postgresql into qgis! Yay! Then I did a drivingdistance analysis based on cost to finally get the qgis contours plugin ...
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Why the isochrone is changing its shape?

I am doing some isochrones using the OSM route plugin in QGIS, but if I am keeping my working space open for a few of hours, the shape of the isochrones is changing. I guess that from the ...
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Custom Overpass Query in QGIS 2.0

QGIS 2.0 uses overpass to query osm data. I want to make customized queries like only buildings or only roads or both. And i only want the geometry so i'll go for skel mode in overpass. I may also ...
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High-level method for offline future road elevation data

I am new to GIS, so please do not hesitate to call me out in providing limited information. I have a .tiff Terrain (elevation) data file for the east coast of the US and a .osm.pbf OSM file for ...
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Disk usage for Europe (OpenStreetMap)

I would like to know a disk space usage for Europe extract (Nominatim, tile server, both data structures and rendered tiles). I have currently map server with an european country extract and I tried ...
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error while loading osm2po routing sql-script into PostgreSQL

please advice what could be wrong in my situation: I succesfully generated sql-file using osm2po I tried to run it within PostgreSQL and got the following error: ********** Error ********** ERROR: ...
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Single building polygon (“Relation”) with 2 building addresses in OpenStreetMap?

I often see in the "official" map at https://www.openstreetmap.org the following scenario: Based on the basics of OSM Elements I wonder what's going on here? It seems there are 2 nodes on the ...
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how to make mobile android GIS aplication use OSM but use the local server to put the attribute

I need tutorial to make a simple android aplication but use the local server to put the attribute, this is going to be a client server aplication, the mobile android bcome client , is there conection ...
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OpenStreetMaps: what are the !pixel_width! and !pixel_height! in the queries

The Github repository containing the CartoCSS styling for the OpenStreetMaps dataset also defines queries for the different layers (see this file). An example of such a query is SELECT way, ...
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Zoom extent OSM

I have an older version of QGIS on my private computer where the zoom extent of OSM is much greater than the newer version (10.1 Pisa) on my work computer. Is there any way of being able to zoom in ...
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Using Waze map tiles with Leaflet

I came across this Map Comparisons where they have used Waze map tiles. I searched around and couldn't find any official documentation for using Waze tiles in leaflet. I couldn't even find their ...
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Applying OSM z-order after osm2pgsql with qgis

I've trying to find a solution to applying the OSM z-order in qgis after using osm2pgsql. Everything is working perfectly, until I add the each layer to the canvas, where the z-order is not being ...
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FME convert from OSM to SVG but preserve aspect ratio?

I need to apply "raster paint" over a OSM map. I am using FME to convert the OSM map to SVG, and then using the xara draw program to add the paint (roadways, stop lines, etc.) for a raster display. ...
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OpenStreetMap heavily pixellated when loaded in QGIS and standalone application

I am loading an OSM street map into an application I am building. I load it as a raster layer via an XML document with the OSM GDAL data. My problem is that the map appears heavily mangled and ...
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Importing OSM Data into MongoDB?

Can any one tell me how to import OSM data in mongoDB step by step ? This is the link of data http://download.geofabrik.de/europe/germany/baden-wuerttemberg/karlsruhe-regbez.html ...
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Importing osb.pbf data into MongoDB [duplicate]

I'm new to this stuff and trying to get the osm.pbf file imported into MongoDB. I have the data files in osm.pbf format and I would like to convert this into a GeoJSON first and import the resulting ...
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TileMill / Mapnik with Postgis datasource

I'm having some problems getting a full features (roads, rivers, buildings, parks, etc) map to show on TileMill. The steps I taken so far: Mounted a PG9.4 with Postgis 2.1 database Downloaded the ...
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Find the area of a map (Xkm x Ykm) from the left & right longitude and latitude

How can the area of a map from OpenStreetMap be determined in the form of Xkm x Ykm, given the following information: Left Longitude = 103.554879 Right Longitude = 103.740497 Top Latitude ...
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Feature Rich Mapping Service for local deployment (VM) & web deployment [closed]

Since initially posting this, I have stumbled accross solutions for some of my sub-questions. This is the updated question, with fewer requirements. I would like to create a mapping service using ...
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OSM Place Search in QGIS not working anymore?

We've used OSM Place Search plugin daily with QGIS 2.2, 2.6 and 2.8 and it's been great. However, it stopped working last week for myself and several other inter-office users. We enter search text, ...
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Offline Playback of Vehicle in OpenStreetMap

How to do offline playback of routes traveled by a vehicle using postgis in OpenStreetMap when the coordinates are given in JSON format? I am getting gps data from gps device in json format but it ...