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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“getting Unknown projection string error” serving EPSG:4326 tiles with open street maps mapnik renderd

The goal: I am attempting to generate map tiles with EPSG:4326 instead of web mercator by specifying EPSG:4326 in the mapnik style file srs attributes My current setup: I am running Ubuntu 14.14 ...
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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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QGIS Contours plugin [on hold]

I managed to load osm-data with osm2po, pgrouting, postgis and postgresql into qgis. Then I did a drivingdistance analysis based on cost to finally get the qgis contours plugin up and running. But ...
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Generate a game world using planet.osm (in .pbf format)

I've recently downloading openstreetmap's Planet.osm for use in an experiment whereby I plan to generate a video game world based off of the planet. openstreetmap's wiki hasn't been very useful, and ...
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Download a region as KML/OSM from internet Maps

I need to create a custom Euro Region map from several regions of neighborhood countries. Say Spanish "Galicia" and Portugal "Norte" regions. So, I need to combine 2 KML/OSM/... files. My question ...
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How to manage the osmosis filters?

I am a complete beginner in OSM and osmosis, and I am trying to build a stripped down version of a local map, in order to add nodes of public lights that would be used for maintenance. I have used the ...
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Projection offset between layers: OSM, GeoJSON

Don't know why there is an offset: The coordinates of the points that appear on the example were gotten through google's geocoder from some Rosario, Argentina directions. I have checked the lats and ...
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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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Residentials coordinates [closed]

I have problem with getting residentials coordinates. USPS return carrier routes (I'm using select near API). I need to generate polygons from them or get this information from other different API. ...
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How to update the OSM data in a PGRouting Database built with osm2pgrouting?

I'm using a PGRouting database originally built with osm2pgrouting from a *.osm file downloaded from Mapzen. If I want to update the OSM data in that database, ie. re-build my PGRouting Database, ...
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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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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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Getting node information of a way in OSM2PGSQL data

I have a feeling this is not possible, but I am looking to get information on the nodes which are part of a line in the planet_osm_line table. The issue which I am trying to handle is I am trying to ...
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How to update OSM data using osm2pgsql?

I have already loaded osm data into postgresql earlier. Now I want to update the database. I have downloaded the pbf file from geofabrik. How I can update the database without deleting the existing ...
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Converting shapefile data to OpenStreetMap data?

i am doing a job that convert the shapefiles of China to OpenStreetMap data. i want to convert shapefile to osm file ,i hava used ogr2osm ...
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How to replace a part of OSM data in postgres?

i want to replace the apart of osm data in postgrs database. for example ,replace the osm data of china which in planet osm data. i hava used osm2pgsql, but if use osm2pgsql import the china data ...
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Some characters in OpenStreetMap display as rectangles

I installed tileserver based on the instructions provided here for Ubuntu 14.04 using this approach . All fonts and Shapefiles were downloaded and installed from INSTALL.md. The tileserver works ...
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Nominatim Installation Error: Importing and Index OSM data

I'm new to GIS and OSM. I've successfully installed OSM locally and now I want to add Nominatim to the mix. I've been following the installation instructions exactly from here: ...
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osmfilter filter for nodes and find the related/nearest street to every node

I'm successfully managed to filter all nodes of a specific type by using osmfilter: osmfilter austria.o5m --keep="highway=speed_camera" Now I have got a lot of nodes like this: <node ...
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Use Microstation wireframe model for OpenStreepMap

I've got an entire city in Microstation DGN format. I'm able to convert it into Google Earth (KML), DXF, SVG and other formats, and then in .osm with ogr2osm. However, the 3D model is build entirely ...
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Download osm data in many languages

Does the OSM provide data for street names in different languages? E.g. Spanish and English. If yes, how can I download them?
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Retrieve traditional chinese entries from openstreetmap

I want to retrieve both simplified and traditional Chinese entries from openstreetmap. E.g. <node id="244082315" lat="43.558611" lon="126.228611" version="5" timestamp="2014-01-21T10:07:18Z" ...
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how nominatim calculates addresses

I have imported openstreetmap Data for the country switzerland via osmosis in my MySql Database. Now i want to look for a specific Address in that Database. But i dont find a way to get the whole ...
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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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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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Downloading OpenStreetMap Data

Is there a straightforward way to download data from OpenStreetMap (OSM)? Using North America as an example, I realize Cloudmade (http://downloads.cloudmade.com/north_america) and geofabrik ...
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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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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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Casting between PostGIS types in GeoAlchemy

I'm working with OpenStreetMap data, and loading it into a PostGIS database using osm2pgsql. The issue that I am currently dealing with is that osm2pgsql stores the shape as a geometry type. I'm ...
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Include landmarks in routing instructions based on OpenStreetMap data in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I created an OSM network dataset in ArcGIS 10.3.1 with the tool from the OSM toolbox. Now I like to include landmarks within the routing instructions. If the network dataset is built with the help of ...
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Alternative overpass api for OpenStreetmap locations query?

Currently i use the overpass api to query for "leisure=playground" ways and nodes to display them on a map in a webapp. The problem is, first of all its very slow (even with querys limited to a high ...
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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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How to generate 512x512 map tiles (2x resolution for retina displays)

I'm looking for a method to produce 512x512 pixels map tiles using CartoCSS and Mapnik, for example exactly as CardoDB does for its base maps (here below a 256x256 map tile vs its correspondent ...
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not all OSM polygons downloading in QGIS

I have been trying to download all of the polygons contained within OSM for a particular extent of the city. When I do this through > Vector > OpenStreetMap > Download Data, however, many polygons ...
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How to view or import *.pbf file (OSM data, binary format) in ArcGIS for Desktop or QGIS?

How to view or import a pbf file (OSM data,binary format) in ArcGIS for Desktop or QGIS? Are any 3rd party applications needed? I would like to edit this file on any GIS Software.
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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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Parameters for osm2po web service to route for walking

I have started the osm2po web service using the jar file. In the configuration file, I could see different parameters related to walking but not sure what each one does. I am trying to call the web ...
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How can I know why an OSM way cannot be used for routing, and how can I fix it

Background I use osm2po in an application that needs to calculate distances, times and path between locations. In short, I take data from Geofabrik as input to osm2po to output a directed graph with ...
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Map box GL mature / appropriate for own OSM-Tileserver

I am quite new to this topic and currently trying to decide what library to use for developing OSM-apps with my own tile-server for Android, iOS and Websites (currently using Leaflet for websites) - ...
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Converting osm file to shapefile (or data frame) in R

I was looking for a road shapefile for Australia today. I ended up going to Geofabrik. Open Street Map has data in .osm format. But they do not have one in .shp for Australia. If possible, I want to ...
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How to add OpenSeaMap tiles as an overlay on top of osm base map with Leaflet?

After generating the OpenSeaMap tiles, I tried to add them as an overlay upon the openstreet basemap. The idea is after generating the OpenSeaMap tiles to serve them as "static" tiles to the client, ...
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Yandex Traffic layer position issue with using openlayers

i have got issue about traffic map with using openlayers library. Traffic layer shifting from sublayer. so roads and streets are mismatch. can you help me please. in jsfiddle The code from the ...
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QGIS - How to determine the length of a KML line tracing

I have a KML file which contains a line feature representing the passage of an Optical Fiber connecting two cities. I can trace them nicely in QGIS and OpenStreetMap. I would just like to know how ...
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Do we have a way to change the colors of the polygons directly in JOSM?

Do we have a way to change directly the colors of the polygons in JOSM?
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Online Map - Vector files postcode lookups - self serve, Mapbox or Gmaps?

I've been reading around how to serve vector tiles to an online map and I have a few questions about which tools and services are best to use together for an application that has c.1.5 million map ...
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Error while building OSMBright

Error while building OSMBright when i run the make.py the following error is coming Traceback (most recent call last): File "./make.py", line 123, in <module> build() File ...
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Will a basic pgRouting/OSM data setup allow me to calculate travel-times?

I have a PostGIS database and I need to figure out a quick (in terms of setup) way of calculating the travel-time between points corresponding to geocoded addresses taking into account the route and ...
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Using local OpenStreetMap (*.OSM) map with Openlayers 3?

What do I need to load a .OSM map in a client side javascript app? (Imagine an offline webapp).
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How to load a .osm file as a basemap tiles in openlayers 3? [duplicate]

I am working on an app that needs to be used offline so I have downloaded a map in an .osm file, I need to load it as a basemap. I did some research and found this code I used but it shows the map as ...