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

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Raster Image Importation

I am trying to open a raster image file in Arcmap 10.3 . I have the AUX File, a JGW file , 2 XML Document files ,and a RRD file. It imports into Arcmap 9. However, Arcmap 10.3 does not import the ...
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How to Convert from Point to Continuous Raster in ArcGIS 10.1?

I have a vector point dataset that I would like to convert to raster. The point-to-raster conversion tool creates a raster grid with spaces between each grid cell. I want to create a 'continuous' ...
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How to change the raster NoData value with ArcObjects?

I am trying to change the a raster's NoData value with ArcObjects and keep coming up short. Here is the code that I thought would work: IRasterDataset _dataset = ...get the dataset... object[] ...
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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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Segmentation and Classification in ERDAS

I have segmented an image inn erdas and will want to use it in a classification exercise, how do i proceed? My image is a low resolution 30m alos.
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gdallocationinfo used in javascript with node-gdal?

I've been scratching my head for a white trying to figure it out if it's possible to get pixel information from my rasters using gdallocationinfo in javascript. I found node-gdal, but after reading ...
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More than one dataset per year in ArcGIS Time Slider?

Using a Derived/Master Mosaic dataset as a container for source raster mosaics, I have successfully enabled the Time Slider feature in ArcGIS 10.1. The imagery on display was acquired most years ...
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Applying stretch in ArcGIS Image Analysis Window?

I need to apply stretch to ArcGIS 10.1 exported raster. The best way to accomplish this task: Image Analysis Window, because there are fine tools to equalize raster data. 1 - This is my IRS-P6 24m ...
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Common methods of area comparison?

I have a set of raster area results, that represent a prediction for a specific loccation. I would like to measure accuracy of two methods, given the actual values, estimate-A method values and ...
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Why is QGIS only one label rendering at a time?

I'm new to QGIS, but I'm experiencing what I think is a bug. When I load the qgis_sample_data landcover raster and lakes vector layers, then enable labels for NAMES on that layer, I can only ever ...
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How to select a subset of rasters layers among thousands using QGIS?

I have thousands of rasters each one represents presence or absence of one species (0 absence and 1 presence). Some of them are completely absent in the landscape which I am working on. In other words,...
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How do you decide what interpolation method to use for resampling raster data?

The question pretty much says it all; are there hard and fast rules about which interpolation methods are suited to each kind of raster data? Any Golden rules, rules of thumb? Good books or articles ...
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GRASS 7.0 fill.dir crash

I am working on a 13407 lines * 11050 columns raster file (SRTM DEM, 30m) with a script that calls a series of hydrological modules in GRASS 7.0. The system I am using is a Windows server 2012 R2, 64 ...
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Stream to Feature, creating continuous streams

I have derived a stream network form a DEM through flowdirection and flowaccumulation in Arc 10.2 Hydrology toolbox. Have grids of stream order and stream link. Need to convert stream order grid, ...
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Rasters with duplicated data

I am working with a number of raster files that suddenly appear to have duplicated records. For example, I have a raster that classifies my study area into aquatic (value = 1) and terrestrial (value = ...
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Clip an interpolated raster using points or create an extent polygon from points using ArcGIS for Desktop

I have a point feature class that I have imported from lat longs in an Excel spreadsheet. I have created a raster image from these points however areas outside of the point set extent are interpolated....
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how to add vectorlayer in a mapcanvas with a raster

I am working in c++/qt4.8.5 with qgis api 2.8.2 For my application I had to load a raster in a mapcanvas, then with different action I had to add pint , line or polygon Is there a simply way to do ...
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Deciding variables for unsupervised image classification?

The results of an unsupervised image classification may vary A LOT depending on the variables you use from the beginning. These are the variables for the tool in ArcGIS:number of classes, minimum ...
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Change detection between binary rasters in QGis

I have two binary rasters, raster1 and raster2, which represent the distribution of grassland habitats inside an area in two different moments in time (raster1 = older, raster2 = recent). In both ...
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ArcGIS: Produce a raster mosaic dataset using a spatial query on another mosaic

Using ArcGIS 10.1 (Build 3143) I would like to create a relatively small raster mosaic dataset (the size of a city) based on a larger, existing one (the size of a state) using a single feature class ...
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Splitting raster into smaller chunks using GDAL?

I have a raster (USGS DEM actually) and I need to split it up into smaller chunks like the image below shows. That was accomplished in ArcGIS 10.0 using the Split Raster tool. I would like a FOSS ...
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Is there a Raster Equivalent of the Split tool?

I have the DEM of a State in ERDAS Imagine (.img) format. I have a shapefile containing the counties of that state. I want to split the whole raster into DEMs of the individual counties. The counties ...
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How to remove nodata values from XYZ output with GDAL?

I have a buffered line route that is overlayed on a DEM: I've clipped the DEM to the buffered line, and exported it as an ADF ESRI grid file. I then used gdal_translate to convert it from the Arc/...
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Lat/Long grid array 360x720 for ArcMap raster layer?

I have two files (global temperature and precipitation), both in a 360x720 grid array (latxlong) in a csv file. I'm trying to add this to ArcMap 10.1 so I can use it in raster format. I've added the ...
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Debugging Flow Accumulation ERROR 999999 Error executing function The table was not found?

I have been trying run flow accumulation from the spatial analyst extension in Arc 10.3. I'm using a raster DEM from downloaded from the National Map. I used the fill and flow direction functions ...
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Converting large rasters to NumPy

I have a geodatabase that contains a large number of raster datasets - there are two rasters for each country in the world, and they are very large, in some cases up to 3GB per raster dataset. I ...
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How to generate map tiles including world files in QGIS?

Is there any way to export bitmap tiles including world files from a QGIS project? I've tried QTiles but it seems not to support world files.
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how to creat a histogram from two raster layer?

I have two raster layer ( raster layer 1 and raster layer 2) that was made by kernel density. now, i want to create a graph that vertical axis shows the density of each cell in raster layer 1 and ...
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Changing datasource of a .lyr file results in empty layer with empty symbology (ArcObjects VB.NET)

I'm having a hard time adding my grid to the map and changing its symbology with an existing lyr file. I have found a great post by Neil Clemmons that explains this, but it doesn't work for me. I ...
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why ENVI displays colormap classified image as a RGB image

I want to do accuracy assessment in ENVI. My ground through image has 19 classes (Unsigned 16bit) when I opened it ERDAS and ARCGIS. But when I opened it in ENVI, ENVI displays these image as a RGB ...
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Raster ordination

I have 4 raster layers from one Landsat image. One is NDVI and others are layers which shows different soil units (Sabin's color composite). My NDVI shows different class of vegetation (grassland, ...
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write python ndarray to raster

I think I understood the steps to write an array to a raster file using python. however it doesn't work in my case and I don't know why. I have an array that I want to write to a Geotiff with Swiss ...
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Change number of cells in raster using GDAL?

i have 5 raster files and i want to merge them to one file with exact 50x50 cells because i have an R script to process it later. I tried the ArcGIS function "mosaic to raster" but it delivers a ...
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Set NoData values to -999 in ArcGIS 10.3

I know how to set a value to NoData using SetNull, but how about the opposite? If I had cloud pixels in a Landsat scene that are currently set to NoData and I want to set them to -999 (an extreme ...
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Tracing a raster layer in QGIS [duplicate]

I have a basic map I would like to trace into vector form in QGIS. The map is just a JPEG and has no coordinate reference data. Whenever I import it into QGIS, it ends up as a tiny speck at 0,0. How ...
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How to use the hml <area> tag together with Openlayers 3 raster layers?

In order to include interaction to my Openlayer 3 raster layer, I would like to use something similar to the html <area> tag (http://www.w3schools.com/tags/tag_area.asp). The aim is to click on ...
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How to calculate the raster statistics with polygon layer using numpy and scipy in python?

I have used zonal statistics from processing to calculate the raster statastics with polygon layer. processing.runalg('qgis:zonalstatistics', rlayersource, 1, vlayer, None, True, Path) But this is ...
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Merge large numbers of ascii files .asc in ArcGIS

I need to merge ~8k of .asc files into one big one. To convert each one into a raster first would take forever .. is there a possibility to convert multiple ascii files to raster in ArcGIS?
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How to export a polygon based on elevations using a DTM or a DEM

I have a LiDAR generated DTM and a DEM (accurate to 10x10 feet). I am trying to export a polygon within a boundary which includes all elevations below a specific number. Seems like this should be ...
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C++ code and ArcGIS Button [closed]

I have some code in c++ that used gdal and process raster and create an output raster. I want to create a button in ArcGIS Desktop (using ArcObjects SDK 10.2 c#) and pass the raster layer to my c++ ...
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Exporting/Printing to PDF, raster basemap has stripe(s) or band(s)

Now that my map is pretty and perfect, I'm discovering that I cannot export it properly. I have tried Exporting the Map to PDF, PNG, TIFF, etc. I have tried various settings of image quality and DPI. ...
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IRasterLayer background transparency in C++ with ArcObjects 10.x .NET

I have a georeferenced IRasterLayer which is displaying data from a PPM file with no alpha channel. I am trying to specify a color which should be treated as transparent. In ArcMap it is possible to ...
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Derive individual land cover classes from .jpg map

I have a .jpg image which is land cover classification image with 9 classes. I want to extract raster image (.img file) which contains the same classes as .jpg image (9 classes too). Is there any tool ...
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Comparing the use of GDAL to build raster pyramids or overviews versus Arcmap 10.1

I have a large set of imagery that I created a mosaic from in arcmap 10.1. I want to use GDAL to create the overviews because arcmap has issues building the pyramids and never seems to complete. I ...
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reproject satellite orbit values from irregular grid to regular grid

I have a ncdf file containing measurements covering a satellite orbit. The ncdf contains the corresponding latitude / longitude fields but they ar irregularly spaced. I tried rasterizing the values ...
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Rasterize line shapefile

I'm trying to convert a line shapefile to a raster image at QGis, but my attempts have been unsuccessful. I've tried to use Raster/Conversion/Rasterize and SAGA/Grid - gridding/Shapes to grid, but to ...
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Change Data Source of Raster Layer Added to Map Display? Unexpected default

I have a script that I'm using to generate raster maps and automatically add them to the map display, but when they are added they are sourced to a temporary location. I use the same code for ...
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Mosaic Imagery using GDAL Edited

I have a couple of large sets of imagery I need to mosaic using GDAL. The sets are currently in tiff format with 18 tiles totaling about 20gb in size. I have attempted to mosaic using both the ...
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How to change layer transparency without changing border lines?

I have a raster image of elevations. I have added a vector shapefile that contains local political divisions. I want to keep the elevation colors, but I want to keep the black lines representing the ...
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Referencing a raster by center coordinate

I'm concerned with producing mosaics from UAV thermal IR video frames. I exported several several frames containing the temperature values in a matrix (.csv). From camera specifications and flight ...