Raster is a data format consisting of regular grids of values, usually stored in an image-like format.

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Cost Distance for urban and roads?

I've been working in GIS for years but I haven't done much raster analysis until recently. I need to create a cost distance for an urban area for a land capability map, and also one for roads ...
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Create web map tiles from large images

I have 70Gb of raster data from drone photography that I need to serve via Openlayers. The data is currently provided as georeferenced jpegs each is 175Mgb in size. What is the best strategy to cut ...
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raster topo map with gaps to DEM

I'm trying to create a DEM from this raster map: https://copy.com/m6QtPNRC4iYjxiqi/swatch.png I managed to clean all the shapes and text. I tried to write a program which finds the curve pieces and ...
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Iterating through a point layer to create & sum distance rasters

I'm writing an Arcpy program to process data in a layer of several hundred points ('ptsLyr', from file 'ptsFile'), each of which has its own ID ('RecordID') and an associated value, 'radius', that I ...
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Proof low deviations in DEM compared to point dataset

I am not sure how to achieve the following consistently: I have a regular distributed point dataset (surface elevations). From this I derived several DEM using QGIS IDW Interpolation method. Now I ...
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ArcGIS Split Raster tool results in black rasters

I have a rather large raster that I am trying to split into small tiles in PNG format to upload to Autodesk Infrastructure. I came across the Split Raster tool and thought it would do exactly what I ...
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can i comparing landsat 7 and landsat 8 thermal band?

can i comparing landsat 7 (band 6) and landsat 8 (band 10&11) thermal band? because landsat 8 only have 100m spatial resolution, so the output looks more general or blurr than landsat 7 thermal ...
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How to extract values from raster at points with many different rasters and points

I have a folder containing 100 DEM rasters. I have a point file containing thousands of points. I need to collect raster values at all of these points. Only some of the rasters intersect with the ...
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Plotting Netcdf data. How to get right projection?

Maybe it's very easy for someone to fix, but I'a a new one in R, so I really need help. I/m trying to plot data containing lat, lon and variable (nmf2). The grid isn't a regular one, so there are some ...
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Explaining ArcGIS Raster to Polygon output?

I want create a new shapefile with selected fields found in a raster which depicts landcover. I first attempted to run Raster To Polygon. However, some class names no longer appear, as shown here: ...
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Adding polygon attribute to a gdb raster

I am working with the gSSURGO soil database which has many tables with data and one raster file. I managed to join the tables to the raster, so now I click on my map and can see all raster attributes. ...
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Get Raster Values from a Polygon Overlay in ArcGIS

I have the same problem as Curlew in Get Raster Values from a Polygon Overlay in Opensource GIS Solutions and thecrashlandingdodo in Step-by-step: How do I extract Raster values from Polygon overlay ...
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Converting DEM to Floating Point Raster (FLT) using QGIS?

I am looking to convert a .DEM exported from AutoCad to a floating point raster file type (.FLT) utilizing QGIS to implement in HEC-RAS Mapper. This is accomplished easily in Arc using the ...
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Pixel based transparency or “Lighten” on geoserver

This is similar but different from this question. I'd like to statically assign a transparency of one raster based on another raster. For example, say I had a raster of aspect in a spectral gradient ...
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How to make maps out of imagery?

I am working for a client and we chose to use OpenGeoSuite as our system. Our client will be flying a plane over farm land capturing images that we need to put in our system. From my understanding ...
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Add QGIS raster layer to Google Maps API

Is it possible to add a hosted QGIS Raster layer into a Google Map? Thanks.
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Problem with QGIS raster interpolation from a point shapefile after duplicating the shapefile

Let me explain a problem I had with QGIS to see if somebody else has experience it. I created a raster from a point shapefile through the Raster-> Interpolation menu with no problems. After that, I ...
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Extract from raster by tightest rectangle mask without Nodata

I'm using ArcMap 10.2.2 and I have a raster that has Nodata around the edges. How can I extract the tightest rectangle from this raster that does not include Nodata? The screenshot may help ...
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chi-squared for two rasters in R

I am kind of new with statistics. I have two raster with categorical values and I want to get chi-square. How can I do this using R? Rasters have the same region and same resolution. Is chi-square ...
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Automate Exporting of Rasters Using Renderer in ArcGIS

It is possible to export rasters in ArcMap by right clicking the layer-> Data-> Export: You can then click 'Use Renderer' check box to ensure the image you export uses the current ...
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Euclidean Distance with Weighted Values

I am currently dealing with a dataset which consists of about 2700 points stochastically placed in a study area of about 650,000 sqKm. I am trying to create a distance raster for these points, which I ...
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Problem to visualize raster data from PostGIS in QGIS

I have two multiband raster files and i'm trying to load these data into PostGIS using raster2pgsql. Here is the syntax that i used: raster2pgsql -c -s 4326 -I -t 100x100 *.tif ...
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Merging rasters in Openlayers

I'm using Openlayers 2.13 and GeoServer 2.5.2 and I want to merge rasters. After short searching on Internet, I haven't proper, not even close, solution for this. How can i handle this? Thanks in ...
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Using Polyline to Raster tool in ArcGIS

Pretty basic question; In this Polyline to Raster tool, there is a field called "Value Field" I am not sure what to put for this field. My polylines are ZM, so there is Z information for the line, I ...
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Clipping a Raster into 5x5(25) equal tiles through the use of arcpy?

I am curious to find our if there is a way to create a python code that enables you to clip a raster into equal parts example: 5x5(25) tiles with the use of arcpy? From what I can think of you would ...
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Where do I get Elevation Data for Scotland?

So I am new here and I arrived here because I have been searching for quality elevation data for the entire Scotland but I have not succeeded yet. Kindly help if you know where to get the data Raster ...
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Raster and vector dat [closed]

To what extent is the debate about the relative advantages of vector and raster formats IRRELEVANT in light with recent advances in GIS?
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QGIS raster from interpolation not scaled correctly

I am using the interpolation plugin in QGIS to interpolate values within a boundary. I start with two layers; 1) my points and 2) a polygon for the area of interest. Then I go to ...
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ClipRaster with three inputs

1) How can I clip raster with checked "Use Input Features for Clipping Geometry? I don't want to specify X, Y Min/Max for the Output Extent. I want to run a simple Clip Raster script that includes 3 ...
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is it possible to create gis web application that can clip raster images using vector layer shapefile?

I need to create a web application that can navigate through the world or even single country and let the user draw or upload polygon shapefile to clip raster data according to that drawn or uploaded ...
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True color combination using Resourcesat-1?

I am working with an image from India. According to the metadata, I am working with an image acquired by the AWiFS sensor from Resourcesat-1: ...
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Computing View Distance in One Direction from Point on Elevation Raster in PostGIS?

I'm a software developer just getting into GIS, so please forgive me if I don't use proper lingo, or if I use proper lingo incorrectly! I have a raster of elevation data. For a given point in the ...
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How to create Raster from 2d double array

How i can create a Raster file (tiff image) using a 2D double array : double[][] pixels i tried to start from a raster data set using the function which i found in the arcgis java help system. but ...
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Problem rendering raster in QGIS

I have a problem with some Landsat 8 bands combination. I created a multiband (1 to 7) file in order to avoid the creation of several files with combinations and instead, have all the bands in one ...
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Does interpolation create a vector or raster?

I have been reading about interpolation and am trying to understand whether interpolation results in a vector or raster. Say I have a layer of points and I am interested in creating a raster that fits ...
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Is it possible to add a raster file as layer from an URL?

I have several geoTIFFs stored on a server that I can access through http. I would like to add them as raster layers analogous to adding a local raster file through the "Add Raster Layer" button, but ...
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Combining several raster files generated from polylines

Maybe I'm just missing the point somewhere... I'm working on a path distance analysis, specifiying the cost layer. For this I have built a model, where I have roads and trails, both polylines, that I ...
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The truth value of a raster is ambiguous. Invalid use of raster with Boolean operator or function.

I'm having trouble with an if/else statement in my for loop. I have a raster Vmax with a constant value, another raster V which has a value of 0 in the beginning and will change during execution of ...
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Average cell value within polygon for each raster in a mosaic dataset - ArcGIS

I am working with a mosaic dataset that has the following properties and attributes... It consists of 365 rasters, each representing a day of the year. I am needing to get the average of the ...
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Merging raster data in QGIS using wildcards

I have a problem merging raster data sets in QGIS, and I have searched various forums, but have not found a solution yet. An "ordinary" merge, for example merging the raster files ...
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QGIS georeferencer: Thin Plate Spline (TPS) residual

1) Is anyone able to explain in simple manner what does mean error exactly mean? I use metric values, so suppose 3.64109 is expression of meters and "e" is mathematical constant: ...
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Dealing with NoData Values in Arcgis

I have a set of rasters which I want to calculate mean of them,these rasters has some NoDate values,I have two approaches first using this code in raster calculator I interpolate them ...
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Combine overlapping rasters and include cells with no data

I'd like to combine about a dozen rasters into one raster that contains the "summed" cell values where overlaps occur. In doing so, I need to be able to retain cells that either have no data, or that ...
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Coordinate system ID ArcGIS

I have satellite image files with metadata generated from ArcGIS: Raster Download Information Coordinate system ID WGS84: 4326 Top edge WGS84: 35.0003681085064 Degree Bottom edge WGS84: ...
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Removing salt and pepper effect

In a land cover raster (categorical map) that is a product of classified satellite image, what is the best way to remove "salt and pepper" effect from the image after classification. I am not ...
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Conditional statement, apply different equation based on raster value R

I am trying to find the best way to apply a set of equations to a raster conditional on values in a separate raster. For example, suppose r1 has the values of interest and raster 2 (r2) is a raster ...
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Convert a lat, long, value table into a raster

I would like to to convert a table with latitude, long, and a value into a raster. My file looks like this: X Y Z 32.85138942 -6.643054718 0 32.85138942 -7.059721474 1004 32.85138942 ...
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Loading Raster using QGIS API in Windows

I am trying to develop a C++ application using QGIS. I have to load a tif file and show it. First I wrote an app similar to samples on the internet. It works on Linux, but it does not work on ...
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QGIS 2.8 Convert a vector to a raster layer

When I change a vector layer to raster using raster button->converse->Vector rasterization in QGIS2.8. I get only a black picture. Why is that so and how can I convert a vector layer to a raster ...
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How to turn a vectorgraph into raster correctly?

In QGIS2.8 version, I added several points in a point vectorgraph. When using the grid - > Conversion - > rasterized vector , The results turn out into a black figure. How to turn a vectorgraph into ...