A collection of image files each containing a section of a map, or remote sensing scene.

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migrating geotiffs to iGIS tiles

I recently shifted maps and waypoints from Delorme Xmap to QGIS on my Mac and wish to use iPhone/iGIS as the GPS (together with the Garmin GLO receiver). Everything is good in QGIS, but I need USGS ...
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Get tile layer intensity at given zoom and longitude/latitude (Leaflet)

I can display a tile layer as an overlay in Leaflet via an url of the form path/to/my/tile/layer/{z}/{x}/{y}.png : my_overlay = L.tileLayer('http://path/to/my/tile/layer/{z}/{x}/{y}.png', { maxZoom: ...
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Finding seasonal satellite map tiles?

I am working on an exhibit/geospatial visualization which shows the migration of marine animals over time throughout the year. I am searching for seasonal satellite map tiles. Does anyone know of any? ...
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QGIS: how to set transparency for OSM tiles layer?

I'm using QGIS 2.8.3-Wien in an Ubuntu14. My problem is the following: I'm using the OpenStreetMap tiles to draw maps of some specific regions. The problem is that, for some urban/rural regions, ...
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The tiles of the basemap cannot be downloaded due to a security issue while the map is not secured

The tiles of the basemap cannot be downloaded due to a security issue while the map is not secured. Despite the fact that the basemap was shared with everybody on the ArcGIS Online (AGOL), the ...
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Is there any free or open offline satellite/aerial imagery for commercial use?

I'm developing a product for offline use in Brazil in rural areas where there is no Internet connection. I'm searching for a free imagery source which can be used offline in a commercial product. ...
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Tile generation (gdal2tiles): 'merge' old and new (overlapping nodata) tiles?

I have a task that can be done by brute force - if a specific map region has changed at a given scale, upload new geoTIFF at that scale, then rebuild the tile pyramid for that scale. (I don't create ...
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Using custom xyz tiles in CartoDB?

Following this example (see the section "Use the Tiles as a CartoDB Base Map"), I am trying to add a set of xyz tiles to CartoDB, without success. I exported a EPSG:3857 png from ArcGIS, and created ...
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gdal2tiles and qgis

I have made a tile pyramid of a number of Dutch topographical maps using gdal2tiles. This gives apart from the tiles openlayers.html and tilemapresource.xml. The openlayers shows perfectly and ...
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Creating Tile server without using any Base Map

I have a database of points with coordinates on server (MySQL + PHP). I need to create a transparent (without an image of map) tiles with the points (one tile can be several points) format (x) (y) (...
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Get tiles count for shapefile in specified zoom level

I have polygonal shapefile, which contains several thousands of features. I need count tiles for 18 zoom level which generates for each feature in shapefile. I find Tile Calculator http://tools....
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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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Using Bing Maps Quadkeys as Openlayers 3 Tile source

I have a number of tile sources which utilise Bing Maps' Quadkey system in an old Silverlight application and I would like to use them in a new Openlayers 3 map. I have found several examples of ...
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Free tile provider for Leaflet

I'm using Leaflet for the maps of my website. So far I was using maps of Mapbox (they're cool), but they obviously charge for them for website with 100,000+ maps per month. I'm trying to find a ...
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Display OSGB (EPSG: 27700) ArcGIS tile MapServer in OpenLayers 3

I am trying to add this ArcGIS OS Open Background map service in OpenLayers 3.7.0. http://tiles.arcgis.com/tiles/qHLhLQrcvEnxjtPr/arcgis/rest/services/OS_Open_Background_2/MapServer I set the ...
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Getting WMS tiles as pyramid in bbox

I wan to get 256px tiles of a geoserver wms service. I specified a bounded box like this: -87.746754646322, 41.894876003264 -87.710705757162, 41.869813442229 But tiles are pyramid format. Wms ...
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Retrieve MapBox tiles in vector format rather than raster

I am using MapBox and I would like to render my tiles directly from vector format but I was not able to find how to retrieve the tiles in vector format rather than bitmap. So, when I use this url: ...
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How to offset XYZ tile layer in OpenLayers 3?

I have an OSM layer and a layer with own tiles of the type "ol.layer.Tile" with "ol.source.XYZ" source. Both using 256x256 px tiles. Unfortunately, the areas in both layers are not congruent (i.e. ...
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Tiles not loading in openlayers map

im trying to make a fictional world map for a game in OpenLayers 3. I have my high res img (4096x4096 pixels) tiled up for 4 zoom lvls (with 0 zoom lvl being 4 tiles). I resolved various ...
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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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gdal2tiles georeferenced image as overlay not working

Ive been looking for a solution to my problem for some time now. I'm using gdal2tiles-leaflet to create tiles for my Leaflet application. The images i use are GeoTiff's with the embedded projection ...
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Using Waze map tiles with Leaflet

I came across this Map Comparisons where they have used Waze map tiles. I searched around and couldn't find any official documentation for using Waze tiles in leaflet. I couldn't even find their ...
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Can't set cache on tilestache

I've successfully installed tilestache on my server and able to load a geojson from it. But when I change the config file to use disk cache, the server return 500 on requesting the tiles. What I add ...
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Node JS and Tilestrata to serve SRTM Tiles

I emailed one of the authors and it turns out that tilestrata-disk wasn't meant to be used as a "provider" in their system. No wonder! Here's what Brian Reavis said about how the cache works: A ...
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How to optimise rendering of layer-groups in Geoserver

I am running GeoServer 2.8 on Ubuntu 14 as a WAR in Tomcat 7. I have an 8 core machine with 16GB of RAM and have allowed a generous Heap size of 4GB. I have JAI installed and enabled. Meta tiling ...
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Leaflet map isn't loading in the correct location

I'm currently working with Leaflet and a dockable web framework called Golden Layout. I'm trying to load tiles into the map, but they are not loading properly and I'm not sure why. Currently, I have ...
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Openlayers 3: Custom Tiles 512x512 with specific folder structure and uncommon file names

I would like to use custom tiles of the size 512x512 pixels with a specific folder structure: "http://localhost/{z}/{x}_{y}_512_512.png" Unfortunately the folder names do not correspond to the ...
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Using lastile in QGIS

I want to tile one large las tile into a few minor. But I just can't get it done. My original las file have around 30 million points and I want to get 6 smaller las files with 5 million points in ...
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Pre-load tiles in OpenLayers 3

I need to preload images (.png) / tiles in my own source: new ol.source.XYZ ,which can it run fast to move and zoom in mobile devices. I used ...libs/ol3/3.7.0/ol-debug.js and as urls: urlArray .....
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Indexing PostGIS table by tile boundaries

I have a PostGIS table with 2M rows, all Points. I'm creating tiles from the data, but it's quite slow. Although I have the normal geometry indexes enabled on the table, I wonder if it's possible to ...
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Generating tiles from PostgreSQL with GeoWebCache

Can GeoWebCache generate tiles from PostgreSQL osm2pgsql-based database like mapnik utils? My purpose is getting tiles for my area from OSM data. I've already imported osm file into PostgreSQL and ...
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Using GDAL Convert .SHP to GEO TIFF in Command Line Python [duplicate]

I have dozen Shape files (.SHP) with Georeferenced. I need to convert to GeoTiff or other format that GDAL primarly gdal2tiles.py to convert to MBTiles format. All I want is convert the .shp files ...
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figure out if every tile is loaded

Is there a way to figure out if every tile of an ol.source.TileWMS is loaded? My attempt so far is the following: var tileColl = new ol.Collection() tileColl.on('change:length, function(e){ if(e....
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How to run Mapbox Vector Tile Mini Server?

I am trying to make an offline map for the vector tiles that I've exported from Mapbox Studio (mbtiles). I found this : https://github.com/BergWerkGIS/mini-server I have it downloaded on my ...
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Split raster into tiles

I have a raster that needs to be split into tiles (each tile a new raster). I have a Shape file with multiple polygons (these polygons are how I want the raster split). I have Gdal and QGIS. Any ...
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How to transform EPSG:3857 to tile pixel coordinates at zoom factor 0?

I'm creating a Leaflet map with an WebGL overlay (using L.CanvasOverlay) which renders a street network on the GPU. Let's assume I have a point (1497143.62, 6896952.18) in EPSG:3857 and want to ...
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How to create custom tile cache

I have published my Postgis table as wms service with Geoserver. And I want to create my custom tile via wms. For example my map SRID is 4326 and uses OpenLayers. When I add my wms layer on map, wms ...
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Recentering a tiled raster table in PostGIS?

Does anyone know a nice and easy way to recenter a tiled raster table in PostGIS? By recentering I mean that I have a raster that is centered on the Pacific, but I need to recenter it on Greenwhich/...
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Converting *.adf files to *.xyz for XPSWMM?

i am trying to convert adf files to xyz files in order to import them to XPSWMM. i also need the elevation values. however, when i use QGIS to translate the raster files (adf files) to xyz these ...
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Tilestache not giving me individual tiles

I'm using Tilestache to serve some tiles outputted from Tilemil: my cfg file looks this: "layers": { "main": { "provider": { "name": "mbtiles", "tileset": ".../DCMetro.mbtiles" ...
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How can I render heatmap contours from QGIS into tiles?

I have a heatmap and contours in QGIS, and I want to export these heatmaps as tiles. This works well with tiff, but I want to include contours into images, to make them look better. In QGIS, I can ...
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Leaflet - Can I use a different background tile provider depending on zoom level?

This may look strange, but I cannot made up my mind between providers of satellite tiles for Leaflet. ESRI sattelite looks beautiful, but cannot reach the zoom level I need. HERE is not nice on low ...
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Mbtile To Geopackage and Vice versa

Considering the new open format offered by OGC, Geopackage, on top of vector data (like that of shapefiles), it supports map tiles as well. The functionality is similar to mbtile format founded by ...
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Displaying raster tiles from OSM data stored in a postgis server

I have been recently tasked with setting up a raster tile server that serves tiles from data pulled from a postgis store. I have managed to get a vector tile server up and running but I'm stuck on ...
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Reusing tiles between zoom levels of Leaflet?

I have a Leaflet map with a GeoJSON Tile Layer and a custom backend for serving geoJSON tiles. The geometries returned from the backend are simplified depending on the zoom level, but within certain ...
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How do I fix my SLD tile heat map when it comes up as dots?

I am currently working on an SLD heat map on GeoServer that uses tiles.There is a point in each tile with the data. From far away, the heat map looks normal. But up close it just becomes little ...
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Free Android library to display tiles

I have a set of tiles for a certain area, I have to load them in the client, and draw some points,lines on the tiles. Generally there are some opensource android library like osmdroid, mapsforge and ...
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Storing gdal2tiles output directory in MongoDB, add as XYZ layer in OpenLayers

I am regularly running gdal2tiles.py which generates millions of XYZ image tiles for me. Right now I either store these tiles as flat files on a Windows Server file server or I upload a directory to ...
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TileStache PNG Optimization

A Tilestache config file has a "png options" object that passes its config straight through to the Python Imaging Library (PIL). Setting optimize: true does some kind of optimization as the file is ...
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Is there a way to reduce tile processing from Openlayers 3 when user pan & zoom a lot?

I have 2 overlays with local tiles (xyz) on my map. When the user zoom in / out and pan the map intentionally a lot, the app becomes very slow because OL tries to render all the tiles it was requested ...