A geometric element defined by a pair of x,y coordinates.

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How to add X/Y coordinates and count of overlapping points in a postgresql table?

How to add to my postgres/postgis table the following columns X coordinate | Y coordinate | count (number of points in same location) from an existing table populated with geometries type POINT
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Point buffer not round - jagged circle like thing

Any ideas why running a point buffer (50 and 150 meters) would result in this shape? ArcGIS 10.2 - All projections match
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ArcMap Random Points Minimum Distance Field not able to use units

I would like to create random points with a minimum distance based on an attribute field (polygons with a larger area need random points with more space between them). In theory this can be done. ...
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Wrap the set of points to the minimum polygon

Given I have a set of points which represents the circles which are intersected. As result I'm trying to receive the boundary which represent the polygon which wraps all circles. Please take a look ...
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Drawing line and finding bearing using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I need to draw a line from a point within a polygon to the edge of said polygon. I do not need to know the length of the line, only the bearing (in degrees) for the line. We are using ArcMap 10.3.1
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Automatic numbering of points during digitization in QGIS?

Does somebody know how to automatically number the points during digitization in Qgis. To explain, when I create the new point there is the window where I must to type the point number. Is there any ...
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help in syntax arcpy.PointDistance_analysis

I can`t run this syntax in Python import arcpy arcpy.env.workspace = "C:\\Users\\aseel\\Desktop\\Project_pointDistanc\\PointDistance.gdb" in_features = "base" near_features = "dependent" ...
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Reducing number of attributes (classes of marks) in marked point pattern using R?

I have a marked spatial point pattern loaded in R (from Shapefile). This dataset has 4 different "classes" of marks: class A, class B, class C and class D. Each class of marks is categorical. One can ...
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QGIS point displacement does not work as intended

Maybe I made a mistake, but I can't get it working. I have a CSV file with species-sightings and lot of them at the same locations. So to show all species I need to use point displacement. If I choose ...
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Space time analysis. Finding spatial patterns (cluster&disperse) over time in point data sets

I am trying to describe/find statistically spatial patterns in a point data set of industrial sites. The points feature apart from their location, a date for their opening, a date for their closure ...
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What are the approaches for integrating two point datasets into one? [closed]

I am looking for giving me a direction in how to scientifically approach integration of two point datasets. I know that one way is to simply merge them, but I am wondering whether there is some more ...
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Verifying whether point lies on line or not when both given in GCS?

Googled and tried to look on Esri's forum but couldn't get anything. Rather got things which were verifying if the point is within a polygon or not. But I want to know, if I have starting point and ...
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Select by expression and remove points

How do I select points by expression and delete these selected points? Is it possible to do this inside the modeler with a tool? The selection by expression works fine but do I have to set all the ...
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How to statistically compare a point pattern to a model?

I have a point pattern which represents the damaged buildings following the earthquake. These data were created by online volunteers therefore I want to examine it's possible quality. Since there is ...
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Finding projection of point to line?

I have a segment defined by 2 LatLon points(A and B) and a third LatLon point (C). I need an alghorithm, formulae, or some code to find the projection point of C on the segment AB (call this point D) ...
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How to draw lines from two points in a CSV?

I have a CSV file where one line looks like this: Duration, user, lat-start, long-start, lat-end, long-end 298, Casual,38.9101,-77.0444,38.91554,-77.03818 Each row in the CSV has two points and I ...
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how to create a grid of points within an irregular polygon with the maximum number of points?

I usually use qgis and arcgis. I need to create a grid of points within a polygon with the maximum number of points. I also need to set the grid parameters: x distance, y distance, offset from the ...
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PostGIS convert point->raster->GeoJSON

My question is a follow up to Convert a raster to GeoJSON polygons in PostGIS. I'm trying to accomplish querying point data from the database, and then turn that into a raster for calculating ...
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How to define a study area for Ripley's K analysis?

I have a spatial point pattern which spans across multiple districts in the country. Now I want to examine its pattern using Ripley's L function. I know that Ripley's L function is used for ...
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How to create soil-type maps using QGIS

I am trying to create a soil-type map of an area from point data using QGIS. I tried interpolating the data, since soil is continuous. I did this by allocating a number to each point type and then ...
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Render rotated symbols in Leaflet

I have point with an attribute for each point's 0-360 direction. I need to render these points in Leaflet with arrows pointing in their respective directions. Is there a plugin or code I can use to ...
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Create point on a line with given distance from end in PostGIS

Does anyone know how to create points along a line (MultiLineString geometry) with a given distance in PostGIS? I'd like to create points at a regular distance over a line, which represents a ...
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ArcGIS - Locate features along routes returning double results?

I am using locate features long routes using a points layer and a routed polyline network. Each point has a unique ID. My end goal is to determine is a point is to the left or right of the line. ...
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What is the approach for comparison two spatial point sets on the global scale?

I have to point sets, both of them dispersed over my study area, which counts several districts. Now I want to find a way how to compare them between each other using spatial statistics on a global ...
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Algorithm to simplify a Polygon/Series of Points to a given number of Points

I have a polygon (or let's call it just a series of points). I want to simplify it (reduce the amount of points) to a given number of points. Currently I use Douglas Peucker and try to guess the ...
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How to randomly position coordinates within a containing feature in QGIS?

I have geocoded address data, and I am wishing to randomly position it within the census tracts that they are in to obfuscate... So the points are still within the feature but randomly move around so ...
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loop distance point pyQgis

I have a .shp of lines where I'm able to calculate the sum of segments length but i'm trying to put a point at a given distance in meters. The probleme is it put me a point at every segments.. If i ...
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How can I create X_Y_Z_M point feature from xls file? [closed]

How can I create xyzm point feature from xls file? I m working on ArcGis10, I have also available QGIS. My end product will be polyline zm, but first I need to create correctly point zm. I have ...
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How to connect points with a polyline in ArcMap 10?

I have a layer containing a few hundred points representing a survey track. The points are laid out in chronological order in the corresponding attribute table. How can I have ArcMap 10 automatically ...
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GIST slows down query?

I have an odd case where creating a GIST index slows down my query instead of speeding it up. The setup consists of two tables, one with multi-polygons, another with points. I want to calculate which ...
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How to extend polylines to the nearest point

Hi could anyone tell me a way of getting my polylines to search for a point within a certain number of meters of their start/end points and extend to it? edit: There was some broblem uploading a ...
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How to generate random points from classified raster layer?

I need to generate random points using a raster layer, which is classified into 5 classes of TPI (terrain position index). This should be a stratified random sampling design, with an equal amount of ...
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Counting number of points within a grid

I'm trying to count how many floods occur within a given grid cell in ArcMap and I can't figure it out. I've been reading some other posts on here but I haven't been able to find an answer. I have ...
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Finding redundancy between two layers

Let's say I have two point layers that contain locations of wells on a property. layer A has 50 points. layer B has 35 points. Some of layer B's points already exist on layer A, and some of them ...
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Raster to point

I have a raster (5km pixel side) and I want to create a shapefile of points, one point per pixel (like a centroid), each point carring the correspondent pixel value. I run "RasterToPoint"tool in ...
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Specifying rectangle symbol with height/length based on attributes values in mapfile?

I need to specify a rectangle symbol in a mapfile. The symbols should be of varying dimensions based on height/width values stored in a table's attributes. Is it possible to do something as with the ...
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Export lines or graphics without losing the details / generate graphics without having lines overlapping [duplicate]

I am new to ArcGIS. How do I easily reproduce a spatial diagram such the one attached (Picture); from shapefiles on ArcGIS. I very often have to reproduce networks on Powerpoint at different scale ...
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Change number of decimal digits for features in ArcGIS 10?

I am editing vertices in polygons and points in ArcMap 10, and realised that they only hold 3 decimal digits for the X, Y coordinates, but I would like at least 6 decimal digits. Even if I type in ...
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Is it necessary to use hibernate-spatial for postgis?

I'm beginner in GIS. I have a database in PostgreSQL that contains a table location, that table contains a column with type point. I have to get points and display it on google map. Once I did the ...
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Aggregating points to grid using R

I have a question with regard to spatial aggregation in R. What I am trying to do is aggregate a point dataset to a grid. I am unsure however how to do this as I have little experience with this sort ...
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Determine if Point is in feature class attribute table

I'm working with ArcObjects, C# and ArcMap. I have an attribute table that has several rows of data including a "shape" field that holds a point geometry. I also have a random point. How can I iterate ...
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Measure the distance between points automatically

How can I measure the distance between points referring to the same element in an automated way? In fact I've imported in QGIS buildings downloaded from two different sources and obviously they are ...
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Create a point at intersection

I want to create a point at the intersection of two lines as it appears on the attached image. The red line is the stream network, and the green line is the 600m contour. I use ArcGis 10.2.2
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Find distance from points along lines [closed]

I have two layers, one is a point layer of schools and another is a polyline layer of streets. The end goal is to create a buffer along the lines that is 20 feet from the centerline that goes 1 mile ...
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Set of points to multi polygon with specified distance

Is there any algorithm that can transform set of points to the set of polygons with defined maximum distance between points, especially I wonder if it is possible for inner polygons? Please, consider ...
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How do I merge a point attribute table to a polygon attribute table in QGIS or GRASS?

I have a point layer containing the following data: I want the following polygon areas to be added to the point attribute table as all the points occur inside the various features of the polygon ...
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QGIS, Calculate networks first, diameters second

I need to get the following task done: First, various points (stored in a shapefile, identified by a common attribute) need to be put into relation with each other (see graphical scheme, steps 1 and ...
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csv points into raster using R

I have got the forest cover data of a region in africa (raster layer) and some data collected inside this region by a survey (.csv). In the .csv file I have got x,y coordinates and 3 other columns ...
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How to obtain closest point of point over polylines layer in PostGIS 1.4 (without st_ClosestPoint)?

I´ve got a polylines layer (pipes) and a points layer (valves) and In Postgis 1.4 I would like to obtain the closest points but exactly on the closest polyline. In other words, i need to locate each ...
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How do Wikipedia maps add a coordinate point to a base map?

On wikipedia pages for localities, there is often a map on the right side of the page in the introduction, and the map is tagged with the point of the locality. For example, see below: ...