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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Query one overpass api process multiple times

I using a local instance of the overpass api, because I need to make a lot of queries (over 100k). The solution I'm using right now is to call bin/osm3s_query for every single query. This is very ...
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Load filtered OSM relations into Postgis with OSMOSIS

I am really hitting the wall trying to grips with merging filters in OSMOSIS. I would like to load relations, their related nodes and ways. If I use a tag filter like this: --tf accept-relations ...
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Limits on downloading map tiles

I've written a python script to get tiles from, for example, starting here: http://otile1.mqcdn.com/tiles/1.0.0/map/1/1/1.jpg I've read that map servers will, understandably, limit the amount of ...
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Is OpenStreetMap data compatible with Google Map tiles layer?

I am building an android application to calculate and draw the shortest route for the user to go to a specified destination. My application is using osmdroid library to render my map tiles. I am ...
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How to convert .osm file into .xml [duplicate]

I downloaded a file .osm. I want to have the same file but with extension .xml To do that, I downloaded osmconverter but the problem is, as states in wikipedia I can convert the .osm file into ...
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Find parent place using nominatim

I have a locally hosted Nominatim service. I'm trying to reverse geocode a lat, lon to a place hierarchy. E.g. ...
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Is it possible to get an entire street via a single Overpass API query?

I'm working on a game (http://igotchareverse.com/) where you build buildings along real world roads. Currently investigating a feature where a player who controls the most buildings along a street ...
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OSM or Google background images for a PDF report

I have a Windows print service which generates a report about point registrations out in a field. The background map image is requested at delivered from the danish map authority, which can deliver ...
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Serving local OSM tiles (PNG) using geoserver

I downloaded OSM Local tiles for offline use. I am developing a web Application using Geoserver and Leaflet. My questions: Is there a way to deploy my local tiles into Geoserver? And what about ...
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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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Tilemill/openstreetmap-carto, how to remove unwanted road lines

I am using Tilemill and the openstreetmap-carto style. The latest versions of each. I was curious to why these Center-lines are showing up in my highways and roads, and I am unable to get rid of them. ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Which geocoding providers allow storing of geocoded data?

I'd like to provide a functionality where the user can search for an address/place on a Leaflet map, and is able to add the resulting marker to the map (which later can be saved on server and ...
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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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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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Positional accuracy assessment methods in qgis

I'm doing an quality assessment of openstreetmap's street data. As a comparism dataset I have to use an administrative dataset, which is highly accurate and comes in polygons. Here's a sneak peek: ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Using R to map matching GPS data? [closed]

I have many 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 points to ...
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pgsql2osm? How to generate osm files from osm2pgsql database?

I want a method to export osm files from a postgress database. I already have a osm2pgsql database, a apidb database and nominatim database in which I have imported osm files. Now I need to export ...
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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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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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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", ...
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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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Importing OpenStreetMap (OSM) to ArcMap?

I am having some problems with the import of a locally saved osm file into arcmap 10.1. I have installed the Arcgis Editor for osm from here: ...
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Creating .OSM file from custom location data in database [duplicate]

I have the location data of a city loaded in my PostgreSQL database in a custom format. I would like to export this data into a .osm file adhering to OSM standards. I tried exporting it as shapefile ...
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Converting OpenStreetMap (OSM) file to shapefile?

I am trying to convert an ".osm" file to a shapefile. I want to display roads mainly. I am using qgis (on Debian Linux) .. EDIT (as recommended): O.k, here is the problem ... I want to create a ...
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Where to download .osm files and how to convert it to .xml? [closed]

I am new to deal with OSM data, and I want to download only .osm files not .pbf. I tried geofabrik.com but it provides .osm.pbf file format where can I download .osm files? is there any recommended ...
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query school elements using Overpass Turbo

I'm looking for the correct way to query point/polygon elements that are name=* but neither tagged as amenity=school and building=school tags; and elements tagged as building=school but without a ...
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osm converter cant convert osm to pbf [duplicate]

i downloaded .pbf file from this link and then i renamed it to tu.osm becuase it is a .osm file then i used osmconverter to convert it to .pbf using: c:\osm>osmconvert tu.osm --out-pbf >tu.pbf ...
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OSM server tiles and Overpass API

I'm a beginner in Openstreetmap, and I have some questions I didn't find answer yet. I created my own server tile through this tutorial: ...
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Is OpenStreetMap suitable for me?

I'm planning to create a map with GPS and routing support as well as other custom features for my local area. It will be for a commercial usage. I'm okay with showing OpenStreetMap logo in my app. Is ...
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add text layer in openlayers

I have a text file that contains longitude and latitude of some items. How can i load this file onto a map? <script src="http://openlayers.org/en/v3.0.0/build/ol.js" ...