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

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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 2)...
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Geotools : New points now drawn on the map

I'm using geotools v14.3 to load a shapefile (Java Swing application). I want to allow the customers to use the mouse to click on the map area to draw new points, lines and polygons. First, I'm ...
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Viewing a point geojson layer as markers in cesium

I have a point geojson layer and i would like to add and view it using cesium. I tried with the below code var dataSource1 = new Cesium.GeoJsonDataSource(); var roads = dataSource1.load('Apps/...
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Add features to point layer in QGIS 2.12

I work with QGIS 2.12 and i try to edit point layer by adding it more point features with "add feature" button. Here my point layer: after i add the features (features num. 58-62) i save editing. ...
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Plot a point at a user input distance perpendicular to a polyline

I have a straight polyline and the distances in metres of the points I want to plot perpendicular to that line. The points are all different distances and should be measured from a different point ...
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Snap or Move a Point to its closest attribute matching line ArcMap

I have a point feature I want to snap or move to its closes line feature. Now this is easily accomplished with the Near tool. However I want the Point with its unique name attribute only to move or ...
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Densification of Point Layer to get smaller Voronoi Areas

I'd like to densify a point layer to get a better spatial distribution. With "better" I mean homogeneous distributed. If I had to quantified my improvement, I would calculate the voronoi diagram and ...
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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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Deliminated layer cuts off imported spreadsheet at row 20

Platform: Mac, OS: Mavericks, Qgis: 2.14 Essen Exporting spread sheet from Excel as Windows .csv. No problem publishing points to map except that import will only process 20 of 23 row entries on ...
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Replacing each point in a point feature with a specific shaped polygon

I have many random points in one layer. I want to replace each individual point with a specific shaped polygon like the image below illustrates. Kind of like applying some sort of irregular buffer to ...
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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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How to create a fishnet, where each point from a point file is located in the middle of the individual grid cells of the fishnet

I have a point dataset in ArcGIS 10, and wish to create a fishnet, where each point is in the centre of an individual grid cell. Thus each point must be in the centre of a square. I have used the ...
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Is it possible to delete geometry (create NULL) but retain the feature row?

I'm trying to perform the reverse action to "display x/y". I have a point layer displayed on the map canvas, and I want to delete a point's geometry, as in remove it from the map, but retain the ...
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Group points in polygons [duplicate]

How to group points into polygons? In Qgis if I want to render a point vector layer into a polygon layer, grouping all same colors.
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Group points and compute area

In a point vector layer, how to compute area for 4 defined ranges of values of one attribute? On the example below, I want the total area for each of the 4 colours.
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Python QGIS reliable intersection/overlap check between points and lines

In my script I need to check, whether a point I created stored in a memory layer lies on a polyline, which is in another memory layer. I am certain, that the point does overlap/intersect the line, ...
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Expand Street Network passing through points using QGIS?

I have a road network (red) passing through some traffic data points (green): I want to expand this network to include all of the points. I already have a bigger street network (blue) from which I ...
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orthogonal projection of a point onto linestring in PostGIS

I am trying to find the orthogonal projection of a Point (in 4326 SRID) onto a LineString (in 4326). The picture shows the objective. I have tried to use ST_Distance function, but in this case the ...
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Trying to make many polygons from points? [closed]

I am trying to turns points into polygons, but I encounter this challenge : My data set has 1000 entries. Each entry has 360 associated columns, each with a coordinate pair. When connected, these ...
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Point-to-point Link

I have a point layer of 64 points. Now I want a point-to-point linkage line layer containing 64*64=4096 lines. Is there a way automatically do that?
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Point coordinate shift after python toolbox processing

I am working on custom clustering in ArcMap. For it I have created a python toolbox, where I do the processing. However, as a result I get slightly shifted points (6-20 meters), while they shall stay ...
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Create pointe layer with table [duplicate]

I have a table with 13,000 points of geographic coordinates ( degrees, minutes , seconds) How I can create a layer of points ? QGIS or Arcgis . it is possible to create a layer of points with ...
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creating clusters of points with same attributes

I have a file of some 4000 points, which belong to around 400 different categories (species of rare plants). I would like to remove duplicates within the categories (which could be repeated ...
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Point-Line shortest distance and corresponding angle using FME

I want to determine the shortest distance and especially the corresponding angle from a point to a polyline. A solution using FME would be strongly preferred.
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Shortest path tool failed in QGIS

I'm trying to find the shortest path between two points (green and red points) on a road layer using QGIS 2.12.3. The roads layer has appropriate CRS. Before sign the "start" and "end" points I ...
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Creating points with co-ordinates in QGIS to upload to GPS

I have generated a random point within a set area. I have done this using the Google Maps plugin layer. The CRS is set to WGS 84. I want to get the co-ordinates for this point so I went into the ...
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Correlation of yield data within a buffer zone

Working with QGIS 2.12.1-Lyon, I am trying to compare one point (single shape file) with multiple others that fall within a buffer zone of 10m i.e. comparing one shape file with another. The end ...
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Creating Point Grid over selected polygon using OpenLayers 3?

I am trying to create an equally spaced grid of points. But these points must only be on land. I was using the polygon overlay of countries to see if I can use that as a mask. I have also tried ...
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Measure distance between points along a line in QGIS

I have a road network and different points connected to the roads. I would like to measure the distance between several points along the roads. Basically I want to do the same like the road graph ...
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How to extract values from multiple raster dataset from a location point in one single dbf?

Suppose I have 250 raster and my only concern is just a single point. The raster is arranged by ascending date. So if I extract a point value based on the order into one single file then I can graph ...
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many points to many line segments - and retain attributes of points

I would like to take a feature class of 22571 points (with time (in seconds), lat/lon and various other attributes but for now I care most about the ON/OFF attribute) and connect those points into a ...
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How do I reassign a point's XY value in ArcMap 9.3?`

I have a rectangle polygon I drew on a map and then added points to it's corner and midpoint. I drew the shape (representing a forest sample plot) where I thought it was best located based on 70 year ...
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Interpolation of point data with different scope

I need to interpolate a raster from point data (air pollution stations data). What I want to achieve is to distinguish the station's scope (or range or scale). For example some station's data are ...
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How to move a point on a touch screen using esri map, dojo and javascript

I am new to map development. For touch screen devices, I need to add a point on an ESRI map and then move this point to other location on the map and get its coordinates.
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Rotate symbols perpendicular to line angle (ArcGIS)

I have lines representing curving streams (blue line in the Picture) and want to angle symbols perpendicular to the angle in their particular Locations (point features symbolized as red lines in the ...
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How do I create random points only within a multi-part polygon and none outside?

I am currently using a shapefile consisting of an area smaller than the entire study boundary ie. I want this to to be my overall study area. I used a raster to polygon tool and converted it to a ...