The process of translating a map or spatial data from one geographic projection to another

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Is re-projection needed from SRID 4326 (WGS 84) to 4269 (NAD 83)SRID

I have US census data against state boundaries stored as SRID 4269, in an MSSQL DB. The input data used for calculations against that dataset is stored as SRID 4326. As far as I can infer from the ...
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StreetDirectory API: metricToGeo returns undefined

I am currently implementing the SD API and am trying to convert their x and y coordinates into lat and long. I only need the static values and this is how I implement it: <script type="text/...
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Reprojecting MODIS NDVI and reading the hdf output file in ENVI

I'm working with ENVI5.3 and want to open a MODIS NDVI (MOD13Q1) in hdf format. Firstly, I used the Modis Reprojeciton Tool to reproject the modis tile. And I opened the reprojected file in hdf format ...
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Transforming coordinates from WGS84 to Gauss-Krüger 5

GPS coordinates in the format of WGS84 are quite common. I need to transform them into Gauss-Krüger coordinates but I have no idea how to do that. The only things I know are that it is not easy and I ...
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Selecting one subdataset when using ModelBuilder in ArcMap for reprojection

I'm trying to reproject roughly 500 MODIS images (MOD09GQ) into an Equal Areas Projection. I've been informed that ModelBuilder would be the best way to do this. However, when I set up my model and ...
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How to test polar stereographic projection for a specific longitude intersection?

I'm writing a library that tests grids defined by map projections for intersections, and am running into an issue implementing the test for polar stereographic and rectangular projections - '...
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How to measure nearest neighbor in miles or kilometers between two point layers using QGIS?

I have tried to look for an answer to this question, but cannot find an adequate solution. I have two point layers. One is of locations by lat/longs of homes in Louisiana. The other is a layer of ...
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ArcGis tiles on OpenLayers are very blurry

I'm trying to get this map on my openlayers map When I just add the layer in the code below, I do get the tiles, correctly referenced, but very blurry. var url = "http://services.geodataonline.no/...
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How to use Esri custom geographic transformation in FME Desktop 2015 Workbench?

I am trying to reproject DWG files from one projection system to other using a custom transformation created by me with ArcGIS. When I execute it reprojects the data but does not use the custom ...
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Defining output raster type in ModelBuilder?

Im trying to reproject raster data type .jpg inside a model builder, i batched the model, everything is ok besides that the raster type after that is in .tiff by default. I want those to stay in .jpg
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Reproject and cache a tile service

We have a legacy tile server with tiles georeferenced to EPSG:4326 accessed as follows through openlayers:- var OLDSERVICE = new ol.layer.Tile({ title: 'OLD SERVICE', ...
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On the fly reprojection in QGIS?

I'm new to QGIS and trying to deal with on the fly reprojection. I have three layers : a shapefile in EPSG:4326 a raster in EPSG:3395 that same raster reprojected in EPSG:3857 (with QGIS via the "...
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Coordinates transformation

I have the following data base with information about rainfall for a set of meteorological stations: year station latitude longitude depto municipio date rainfall 1990 11010010 0527 N ...
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projection conversion from local to UTM

I have some images at a local coordinate system with the following specifications: TIFF header file: -gdalinfo im.tif Driver: GTiff/GeoTIFF Coordinate System is: PROJCS["Eastern Ridge Project Grid ...
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Offset after projection from WGS84 to ETRS1989

I'm using ArcMap 10.3, my dataframes coordinate system is "ETRS_1989_UTM_Zone_32N_6Stellen". I have several shapefiles in my project which are using the WGS84 system. When I try to proct them to ...
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Problem reprojecting LiDAR data using liblas

I have multiple lidar data sets and I am trying to reproject them using liblas. They are missing the coordinate system in the header information so I assign them an SRS using las2las --a_srs: las2las ...
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Mass reprojection of raster files in a loop [Linux]

I have a folder with numerous .asc raster files that each accompanied by a corresponding .prj file. The file basename is the same for both files. The projection however can vary between all of them (...
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String of coordinates into Openlayers-3 Linestring on Vector Layer

I getting a string of coordinates like so: [[38.313072, -89.863845] ,[38.312675, -89.863586] ,[38.310405, -89.862091] ,[38.310405, -89.862091] ,[38.309913, -89.861976] ,[38.309768, -89.861976] ,[38....
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transform geometry PostGIS column with unknown geometry type

I run PostgreSQL 9.1 and PostGIS 2.0. I have a table that contains one geometry column. But that column contains point, polygons lines, etc. So I set it like so, ALTER TABLE jake ADD COLUMN ...
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How to show two layers with different projections in QGIS

I have a shapefile that define X and Y in meters, not lat and lon. Then I have another file (CSV) that stores points locations as lat and lon, e.g. 30.4, 2.2. I want to load these two files as two ...
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cannot open shape file

I'm trying to open this shape file with CartoDB or http://geojson.io, but I keep getting different kind of errors. I can open it with qgis, but then I tried exporting it to geojson, kml, esri shape, ...
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Convert NAD_1983_Georgia_Statewide_Lambert to NAD83

All I have a ESRI generated shapefile that uses: NAD_1983_Georgia_Statewide_Lambert Here is the projection information: PROJCS["NAD_1983_Georgia_Statewide_Lambert",GEOGCS["GCS_North_American_1983",...
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How to calculate the bounding box in projected coordinates?

I'm using GDAL in Python to reproject rasters. I'd like to be able to take an existing raster, and project it into a new raster to my projection and output pixel size of choice. I'm worried about ...
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gdal_warp some geotiffs change SRS

Hello I#m quite new to GDAL. I have some Geotiffs that I want reproject. I tried that with one file and it works great, but because the TIFF has to be slightly rotated for the conversion I have some ...
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Making DEM and Landsat Image Coincide in ArcMap?

I have a DEM with these properties: Spatial Reference: GCS_WGS_1984 Angular Unit: Degree (0.0174532925199433) Datum: D_WGS_1984 Raster Information: Columns and Rows: 3051, 2426 Cell size: 0....
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How to calculate WGS84 (EPSG:4326) area in C# or SQLGeometry?

I am not normally a GIS developer, I am just helping out with a bug and I am stumped on what is going on here, could I get some help please. I have two calculations, one in 4326 (WGS84) and one in ...
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Why does the OpenLayers plugin override the predefined projection?

What I am trying to say is: You import a shapfile into an empty QGIS and the QGIS environment gets the projection system of the imported shapefile. You import another shapefile into QGIS. The ...
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Transform/Reproject an ImageService with Esri REST Api

I have an image service that was created with a NAD_83 Stateplane Coordinate System. I need to make this match the started Web Mercator. Can I reproject from the REST API? From this reference it ...
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When a file is exported, the co-ordinate system options: Layers source data or Data Frame. Does it convert these on the fly

If I have a shapefile in ArcMap and I go to export it, the export data dialog comes up with a mandatory choice of using the layer's data source coordinate system or the data frame's coordinate system. ...
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Convert Lat/Lon to Cartesian and back?

Simple calculation that for some reason I'm getting very wrong: def convert_to_vector(r, lat, long): x = r*math.cos(lat)*math.cos(long) y = r*math.cos(lat)*math.sin(long) z = r*math.sin(...
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Getting wrong values trying to convert to a latitude longitude system

By using listgeo I got the following information: PCS = 31468 (name unknown) If I am not mistaken this translates to DHDN / 3-degree Gauss-Kruger zone 4, and by using this site I got a proj4 string:...
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How to Import Circular Polar Orbit (HDF5) data into ArcMap with WGS 1984 Projection

I'm currently trying to retrieve data from http://smap.jpl.nasa.gov/data/ and use it in ArcMap. The issue is that the data is curved towards the poles and so the bottom left of the extent isn't the ...
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Explaining gap between Robinson WGS84 (EPSG 54030) in QGIS and ArcMap?

Does anybody know why there a gap appearing between two point layers create with ESRI and QGIS when I a reproject, from the same source file, to Robinson ? The source coordinate system and ...
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Store WGS-84 degree decimal minute coordinates in postgis database [duplicate]

I have some data in a texfile where the coordinates are given in this format: lat lon 23S19.69 66W45.87 24S01.73 66W55.61 I already learned that it is some kind of WGS-84 with degree and ...
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Problem exporting registers with the land registry in DXF continuation (suite) in reprojection

I visualize (display) a municipality with the plugin register with the land registry in spatiality and in projection Lambert 93. I need the bottom on Autocad in projection CC47 thus I re-throw (re-...
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Averaging Cartesian ECEF coordinates then converting to WGS84 without latitude drift

Preface: I'm unsure if GIS or math is the correct community for this question. I have a set of 9 WGS84 latitude/longitude (degree) pairs for which I need to find the weighted average of. To prevent ...
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How to center a user-defined CRS on an area of interest?

My study extent in central Iran straddles two UTM zones (39 and 40): I would like to create a user-defined CRS in Transverse Mercator projection with central meridian inside this area. Through ...
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QGIS Reprojecting csv point file to projected CRS

This is a problem I have been struggling with quite a bit and so far have not found a good solution, so I hope to find some help here or an eyeopener where I have gone wrong so far. Using QGIS 2.10.1 ...
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Defining coordinate reference system with rotation in GeoServer?

I am using GeoServer and have a layer in EPSG:900913 ("Google Mercator"). I need to "rotate" the map around certain point (say, 1500000, 7000000) by certain degree (say, 30 degrees clockwise). How ...
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Wedge of missing data reprojecting to stereographic

I am trying to reproject an equirectangular projection image into stereographic around the north pole of mars using gdalwarp and I am not sure what is happening in my output image. The input image ...
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OpenLayers tiles from reprojected mapdata mixes zoom levels

We have a map tile layer on OpenLayers where original projection is EPSG:3067 and it is reprojected to EPSG:3395 projection. The map is coming there quite ok, it has not the tiles as straight squares, ...
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Converting Lambert Conformal Conic (LCC) to UTM

I have two numpy meshgrids (X, Y both 2D) in Lambert Conformal conic with the following information: I'd like to directly (or indirectly if not possible) project them to UTM. I have both pyproj and ...
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Projection Transformation from ETRS89 LAEA to WGS1984

I am having difficulties to transform a Shapefile in ArcGIS 10 from ETRS 1989 LAEA to WGS 1984 N33. I have 2 files: a) in WGS1984 N33, with a grid of 10x10km, b) in ETRS 1989 LAEA, with small ...
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Why do I get correct area and intersect area when use wrong projection?

I need to calculate areas and intersection areas for polygons (some real geographical objects like lake, city, country, e.t.c.). Polygons located in California, New Zealand, Russia.Anadyr, Sweden All ...
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Is it possible to project an ArcGISDynamicMapServiceLayer using the JS API?

I need to project some dynamic layers to Web Mercator. The geometry service only projects geometries. Is there a geo-processing tool in ArcMap for this? Or any suggestions how i could do this without ...
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Converting from kilometers to degrees distances?

We have geometries in a Postgis database with SRID WGS84 and we have found lookups directly in degrees to be much faster than in kilometres, because the database can skip the projections I would think....
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Simple way to plot netCDF variables on Mollweide projection in R

After spending hours Googling I'm still no closer. I'm very keen to find out if there is a very simple way to plot up variables from a netCDF file that are stored in a regular lat-lon grid (-90to90˚N, ...
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How add a text field and then reproject all shapefiles which are in sub folders

I have a folder and inside of that folder, I have about 500 sub folders which contain on average about 5 shapefiles each. What I want to do is: to check if there is a field, lets say field_1, and ...
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How to project from Greek Grid to ETRS LAEA

How to make a project transformation between Greek Grid (EPSG:2100) to ETRS LAEA L52_M10? I'm using ArcGis 9.3.1, but when I use the project tool, it don't have anything in "Geographic Transfornation"...
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GDALwarp: Re-projecting from EPSG<4326> to EPSG<3857>; problem: “double pixels”

I would like to change the projection from a png file that shows river pixels that exceed a certain threshold. Therefore I am following this workflow: (note: it is part of a larger R script) 1) ...