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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Python: ogr2osm create osm file from WFS

Does anyone know if ogr2osm can use WFS Layer as input source to create a osm file i could not find anything in the documentation expect that it should support all ogr file formats. If so how can I ...
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Making Open Street Maps Transparent in Leaflet

Info: I have a local Open Street Maps Server which is serving tiles for Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, Illinois, and West Virginia. I also have a geoserver set up serving a wms layer containing states. ...
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openstreetmap/postgis custom data

I'm a newbie and I'd like to realize a project based on a local OSM with postgis +mapnik +angular and leaflet. The project requirement is : An ACME company owns geographically distributed ...
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how to extract country border from openstreetmap

I'm trying to extract the Jordanian country border from an openstreetmap. When I click the download link for the file, the following page opens: My question is: How do I save these XML tags as an ...
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OpenStreetMap Neighborhood Boundaries

Is it possible to download neighborhood boundaries from OpenStreetMap? I see on maps that they often indicate neighborhood names; is there a way to retrieve their coordinates and boundary polygon ...
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Instruction to create OSM dump for PostGIS in windows

I want to import OSM data into a PostGIS database running under windows. After a web search I learned that I should use osmosis. But most of the explanations are for Linux. But I have to use windows. ...
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Updating OSM map from within PhoneGap/Cordova App

I am trying to build a sat-nav application that allows the users to dynamically update the map that their application is using. So if the user updates the map with a new road then that road is ...
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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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How to get boundaries of city?

is there any api to get bounds of city. What i want is i give city name and in return i get that city boundaries. I have searched google maps, arcgis and OpenStreetMap but didnt found any ...
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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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Open layer 3 (3.8.2) How to set a blank Basemap?

I want to add a blank (empty) base map option to the set of radio button . here is how a part of my code looks. // MapQuest streets new ol.layer.Tile({ title: 'Street Map', group: ...
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Incomplete data - lines missing from osm2pgrouting

I am importing OSM data into PostGIS using osm2pgrouting but some data is missing/did not import. I am using the default mapconfig.xml and this appears to work for most roads. For example in below ...
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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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error downloading from OpenStreetMAp (“..server replied: Gateway Time-Out”)

I've been trying to download OpenStreetMap data (vectorial > OpenStreetMap > Download data), but I get the error shown in the image below. Anyone know how to fix it? I have tried in different ...
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Missing Leaflet icon with Html2canvas

I am using Html2canvas to capture images from a map viewer and Leaflet to add custom icon marker. The origin of the marker is at the top-left corner so when it is added to the map, the geographic ...
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library to create static maps (an image) with custom map features

Do you know if there is a small library (preferably in python or java) around that allows the creation of static map. Something where you can specific the URL of your TMS server, width and height in ...
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Using custom styles with Mapnik

I'm setting up a custom tile server using OpenstreetMaps and Mapnik. I've been able to successfully setup the server and serve tiles using it. I'm using the OSM-Bright style right now. I would like ...
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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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Simplifying Ways in OpenStreetMap Data

Is there a (current) best practice to simplify ways? I have found: https://github.com/podolsir/osmosis-simplifyways But besides not being alive, here ...
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Nominatim Query Locally

The Problem: I have a local open street maps server set up and rendering tiles perfectly. I wanted to add search capabilities so I installed Nominatim and did the following: ./utils/setup.php ...
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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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Road Junctions from OpenstreetMaps

I have two points(as a pair of latlongs) on the map(close to a road) with me. I am trying to predict the amount of common traffic between these two points. I will like to use openstreetmaps to find ...
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osmar returning objects with no features- mapping with R

> src <- osmsource_api() > bb <- center_bbox(51.3528, -0.4468, 7000, 7000) > wb <- get_osm(bb, source = src) > wb osmar object 0 nodes, 0 ways, 0 relations Trying to pull data ...
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QuickOSM returns no result

I am trying to download the polygons for the Umweltzone Heidelberg from OpenStreetMap using QuickOSM in QGIS. I queried by name as shown in the screenshot: The corresponding OSM script looks like ...
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In osm2pgsql how is the planet_osm_roads table populated?

I'm using osm2pgsql to populate a North America OSM database from planet.osm. I like how simple the resulting PostGIS schema is, but I'm a bit confused by its contents. I have the two tables ...
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How do I get started with Open Source Routing Machine (OSRM) on Amazon EC2?

Are there any articles or tutorials on how to deploy Open Source Routing Machine (OSRM) on Amazon AWS (EC2 or EC2 Container service)? Thanks in advance.
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What is the unit in which value returned by OL3's geom.getArea() method?

If It is Going to return in some standard unit What is it ? so that i can convert to my desired unit. Is it possible to set the Measuring Unit type like ESRI's API support?, That i'm able to set ...
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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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OSM Server on Windows via MobaXterm?

Has anyone tried setting up an OSM server using Apache2, mod_tile, renderd, PostGIS, and Mapnik using MobaXterm on Windows? Many packages appear to be available for MobaXterm including Postgres and ...
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Polygons of traffic separation schemes for sea map

where can i get polygons of traffic separation schemes for sea? i have already gone through some website but didn't found anywhere. OpenSeaMap is providing lineString of traffic lanes, but i want to ...
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using changeset for larger region to update OSM data in PostGIS

I'm using the OSM import and update workflow described here to maintain OSM data in a PostGIS database. Import (osm2pgsql): osm2pgsql -c -d gps -U gps --cache 8000 --number-processes 4 --slim ...
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A few PgRouting database design questions

Does someone know how the cost field in PgRouting is calculated? What are 'source' and 'target' good for? 'osm_source_id' and 'osm_target_id' contain the same information using different numbers. Is ...
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Create a rough “world overview” map with mkgmap

I'm trying to generate a "World overview map" for my Garmin device. The idea is to have this map on the device all the time, for a very rough idea of the position and then feed in higher resolution ...
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Does Google Maps API or OSM provide location/place boundaries

I've been digging around today in Google Maps and Leaflet API's to find if there is an easy way to get these boundaries instead of needing our users to manually outline these things (like drawing ...
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Can I add OpenCycleMap to ArcGIS Explorer Desktop?

I'm using the ArcGIS Explorer Desktop (free viewer) - build 1750 (latest). It comes with several built in base maps, including OpenStreetMap. Is it possible to add to it OpenCycleMap: ...
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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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Nominatim installation error: Out of memory for node cache dense index

I am installing Nominatim on my Ubuntu server 14.04 through this link and trying to load OSM data into my postgreSQL database. For loading into my database I am using this command as given in the ...
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Where to find information about LinkedGeoData ontology?

LinkedGeoData is an ontology with information derived from openstreetmap. I want to query linkedgeodata to get administrative areas and points inside those areas, but I would like to know a bit more ...
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How to use the Tile Server to fetch latitude/longitude data

I have installed a tile server using the following link and my main purpose was to geocode as many times as possible. Initially I was using openstreet API to geocode but they have certain limits so ...
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What format is lat/long stored in OSM PostGIS?

Question: How do I to get the lat, long for all the toll booths stored in OSM for Virginia? Current Query: > gis=# select * from planet_osm_nodes where ('toll_booth' = ANY(tags)); id ...
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Osm2pgsql failed due to error when I try to import data into PostgreSQL

I am using the following link to install openstreetmap server on my ubuntu 14.04 server. I have followed their tutorial line by line and installed most of the dependencies and everything. When I try ...
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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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Is it possible to geocode street intersections using Nominatim?

Is it possible to geocode the location of a street intersection using Nominatim? Example geocode query Commonwealth Ave at Washington Street, Boston, MA Successful Geocode by Google ...
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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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CartoCSS: labels along inside of polygon boundary

I'm using CartoCSS to render maps that include large polygons (like national parks). At higher zoom levels I want labels along the inside of the polygon boundaries, like in OpenStreetMap: I ...
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Is there a way to get undistorted maps in R (when using the OpenStreetMap package)?

When I download a large map within R (using the OpenStreetMap package) and I reproject the map (ideally to +proj=longlat), the map will always turn out distorted, making country labels etc. near the ...
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Geocoding on OSM-shape files via elasticsearch

I want to get a geocoding system based on osm data and elasticsearch engine. I've tried some projects like komoot\photon, but, as I'm a really newbie in this, I stuck on preparing of the data for my ...
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USGS Topographic Map Online API?

I am creating a website for a non-profit organization and would like to plot points on a map similar to this: http://www.arcgis.com/home/item.html?id=931d892ac7a843d7ba29d085e0433465 I am currently ...
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qgis 2.8 openlayers plugin : google & OSM

I'm working currently for a big project with QGIS 2.8 (windows). I would like load satellite images (google or OSM for instance) as baselayer. I know the usefull plugin called openlayers plugin. I ...
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Proportional (graduated) symbols map using uMap

Good day. How can I make a web-map with proportional (graduated) symbols or the correct heatmap on the base of numeric data from attribute table using uMap? I have some points with data in columns ...