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

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I am trying to have markers in a KML to follow the direction of the view in Google Earth

I am trying to represent the flow direction of streams in a KML file to be used in Google Earth. As complex line symbols are not supported by the KML format, I have opted for a solution combining ...
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Merge vector points with point name into field name ArcGIS

I am merging several points gathered on GE, after converting kml into a shape file. I would like to have in the output file (merged) a field indicating the filename of the corresponding source ...
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Comparing point pattern and raster data?

I have a simulated data set showing distribution of a certain habitat type as a point pattern. Then I have a empirical data set but there the format is raster. The two datasets are covering the ...
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Adding points to point vector layer using QGIS?

I have a point layer with multiple data points in QGIS, but I want to add some extra data points to it and adjust some info that we missed because the ground was wet and we needed to go around it. I ...
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How to select first coordinates in multipoint or in collection used for point reducing?

I am using PostGis and I have geometry like this: MULTIPOINT(1673118.56314624 5778263.30559826,1672914.41092247 5778129.131443,1672384.7731665 5778105.44570288,1673513.70724225 5778525.74090022) ...
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Defining and exporting a path from discrete points in QGIS

I'm working with elevation data (NED, SRTM, etc.) in QGIS and I'm wondering how I might be able to pick a set of points from my map and export the coordinates to something like CSV? For example, I'd ...
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Autopopulating point combobox using ArcPad?

Using ArcPad, I am capturing points that reside on a number of polygons with different asset IDs. How can I automatically populate one of the point’s comboboxes with the asset ID of whatever polygon ...
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How to discard sites when there is overlap between buffers?

I have 1,000 sites in a landscape that were sampled along a road. However, I think my sites are too close together. A lack of independence between my sites many be influencing my statistical models. ...
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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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How do I make two layers of point data align perfectly?

I have two point data sets that represent the same business locations, however, the points are slightly off for one of the two layers. As in one layers points are in the correct position over the ...
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Calculate nearest feature with a barrier

I have three shapefiles: a) polyline with rivers and streams (also as polygon available to me), b) polylines of highways and roads and c) point file with locations in the riparian vegetation. I want ...
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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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Better way to get raster values for a large number of point features?

I have several projects with tree point features (SpecialStatusSpeciesPoint) that contain up to 2,000,000 records. I am trying to record tree height (Hgt) and base elevation (BaseElev) values, based ...
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How to get attributes from line-polygon where points are snapped on, into the point-layer?

I have a SQL Server spatial table with point-objects, the points are set by snapping onto a line SQL Server spatial table. so the points are georeferenced on the line. How can I get the attributes ...
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QGIS- extract raster information into a point return nulls

I have a 1) raster layer and a 2) point layer. I want to extract the pixel value to each point, but it is not working when using this tools (QGIS): plug-in "Point sampling tool" (the new shapefile ...
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Tool to delete too many points in one area, ArcGIS, ArcMap

I have two layers: points and areas (buildings). In many places I have two or three points in one building. I would like to leave only one point in one building. How can I do that?
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saving a SVG marker to a layer for sharing

I have a layer which consists of point data. I have switched the symbology of the layer to a svg image that I loaded in. To maintain the symbology I went to LayerProperties>style and then i saved the ...
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Tool to find the nearest points in one layer, ArcGIS

How can I find nearest points in the same layer in ArcMap? I would like to find points that are in the distance of less then 0,5m.
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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 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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Interpreting results of QGIS intepolation and Heat map from point shapefile

I have taken a step interpolation and heat map of the data point shapefile (building Centroid) with QGIS ver-2.8.1, as shown below. My question are: What is the difference of the two methods? How ...
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One attribute category defines colour, another attribute category defines shape

I want to set the point colour to be defined by one attribute (Lithology), and the shape to be defined by another attribute (Qualifier). For example, Lithology (RH) = Yellow, Qualifier (CR) = Square,...
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How to extract values from a raster stack within overlapping buffers?

In R, I have a raster stack with 6 variables. I would like to extract the mean and maximum value of each variable at 300 coordinates within a 500m buffer radius and a 1km buffer radius. In ArcGIS 10....
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Select points based on value and proximity

I have a set of points in a table, each has a value between 1 and 100. How could I reduce this to the point with the highest value within a radius distance X. So that no point is ever closer than X ...
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Move feature(s) causes points to be duplicated in QGIS 2.8.9

I have a point shapefile in QGIS where I am manually adjusting some of the points due to overlap. I am using Toggle editing --> Move feature(s) --> Save for all layers. Instead of moving the points ...
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Change point symbol to surface, Arcgis 10.2.2 [closed]

i would like to ask how can i change a point symbol to a surface. I have the capital city (point symbol) and i want to make it surface, for better cartographic reprepsentation. Im using ArcGis 10.2.2.
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How to I cluster by features in CartoDB?

I have a set of points for a number of buildings in NYC. I would like to group those points into clusters per their respective neighborhood (ex: Chelsea, Upper East Side etc.). Each of my points have ...
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How do I make a grid around all my points, and then convert it to a polygon [duplicate]

I want to make a grid around all my points, convert to a polygon and use this to clip the extent of my data. I am using Arc 10.2. How do I make a grid and then convert it to a polygon? Or is there a ...
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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 problem is it puts a point at every segment. When I give ...
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Distance to nearest point for every point same SpatialPointsDataFrame in R

I have a SpatialPointsDataFrame that I'm working with in R. I want to add a new vector to the dataframe that contains, for every point, the distance to the nearest other point in the ...
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Create a correlation between different point dataset

I have different point data-sets in my map in ArcMap, but I am wondering if there is an tool in ArcMap that can analyze the correlation between the different data-sets. Specifically, I need to know ...
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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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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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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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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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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. ...