A coordinate-based data model that represents geographic features as points, lines, and polygons.

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Furthest point from polygon/point

I want to calculate distance between smaller dots (they represent towns, villages etc.) and these larger red dots (capital cities of admin. region). My goal is to show wich location is the furthest ...
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Self-hosted web app to view raster & vector layers and annotate

I'm trying to find a self-hosted web app that allows you to view a number of raster and vector layers on a draggable web map, and then to 'annotate' the map by adding points to the map with associated ...
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Convert vector point data (shp) to raster (tif) using QGIS

Overall Question: How can I get the rendered tif image to keep the modifications seen in the image produced by map canvas? I am writing a standalone Python script. I have simplified my code below ...
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vector histogram tool creates crash dump

every time i try to use the vector histogram tool the whole qgis program crashes. I was usiing 2.8 64 bit then deinstalled and installed 32 bit that didnt work so i reinstalled 2.14 64 bit and the ...
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Allocating a number to groups of polygons ArcGIS

There are 13,466 islands in the Indonesian archipelago. I have a map layer with each island being comprised of multiple district polygons. I would like to give a number to each polygon to associate it ...
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How can a shapefile(while uploading) overlay zoomed to extents in openalyers3

To upload a shapefile the overlay as to zoom into utility(user given) layer. I have seen zoomToExtent in openlayers2 now i want to use openalyers3. While uploading external wms url to wms viwer it is ...
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Open raster and vector files with PyQGIS

I'm making a plugin for QGIS and I'm trying to open the layers I've created on QGIS, but I only get to open the one called 'sinkhole raster' which is the input of the tool. I don't know what order ...
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Finding vectors with wrong direction in river network

I have a shapefile containing network of rivers for the whole country. The description of the layer is saying that orientation of the vector should be the same as the river flow. This is true for most ...
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How to load multiple vector layers into QGIS' map canvas using python scripting?

I am trying to write a standalone script in python to create a QGIS map canvas. The vector layers I am attempting to load are Shapefiles. Currently, I am able to load each vector layer, add them to ...
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How to convert raster (big size) to points?

I have a raster : population density of Ivory Coast. I need to convert it to points, but I met several problems because of the size I think. Here is what I tried : 1) GRASS GIS 7 command : r.to....
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Rasterize points in a map : result is not leasible. How to make the raster (points) bigger?

I have a vector layer (points) that I rasterized based on one attribute of the vector layer. I chose the GRASS GIS 7 command : v.to.rast.attribute. The raster layer appears in the map, but is not very ...
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Cropping vector map into tiles with QGIS - how to get around shapefiles which have stray points on boundary of tiles?

I am trying to use QGIS to generate a set of tiles in Shapefile format from a vector coastline map. My script is correctly generating the 5x5 degree tiles I want, however a few tiles clearly have ...
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QGIS - snapping points onto lines [duplicate]

I have two layers, one is point layer and other one is a line layer. I want the point features to snap on to the lines, but the points are away from the lines. Is there any way to move the points onto ...
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Sum habitat type within region using MapInfo?

I have two layers; one shows admin regions and the other shows habitats within those regions with columns for specific attributes and the corresponding area in hectares. I need to work out the total ...
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QGIS Lost precision when converting raster to vector

I am after running ordinary kriging, converting raster to vector I lose decimal value and only get whole number. I have added first the raster then the vector image.
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Using nested geometric functions in ECQL queries in GeoServer

When doing a WFS Get Feature request, I am using the cql_filter option to do some more advanced spatial filtering/quering. I am looking for the centroids of the polygons in a database that intersect ...
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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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How do I fill a Field Combo Box with vector layer fields in QGIS?

I am new to python and I am trying to write my first plugin for QGIS. Earlier I asked this question to find out how I could populate a combobox with point vector layers (and nothing else). I've been ...
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How do I fill a combobox in QGIS with only points vector layers?

I'm new to writing plugins in python for QGIS. I've been searching on internet for a while and wrote the code below. Even though it fills my combobox, all layers (rasters, vectors of all geometry ...
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Using Buffer tool in QGIS?

I am using the Buffer tool in QGIS to put a 30 Meter buffer around a number of points. When I do this the buffer ends up taking over the entire map. enter image description here
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problem in veiwing Dxf files in Qgis

the problem of getting from DXF format, to display in QGIS correctly.we have loaded it in and fixed the rotation and TTF font mapping problems. That is all great however the objects are coming in ...
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ESRI Javascript API 3.16 with vector mbtiles file

We have a working WMTS variant with TileStrata and MapProxy, but the new mbtiles are not supported (styling incorrect). Also we have klokantech/tileserver-gl server part running now with correct ...
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Generate points layer at line intersection

I have a line layer that is actually buffer polygons converted to a line layer. I would like to generate points at all places where 3 or more lines intersect. I would settle for places where 2 or more ...
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How can I merge two adjacent polygons which borders are not touching each other

I want to merge adjacent single polygons which are apart from each other. Important note: I cannot use ArcGIS, I need to do this programatically, in any language (R, Python, Ruby, PostGIS) doesn't ...
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Missing vector features when import from .sqlite to postgis?

I imported vector data from a .sqlite file to PostGIS but not all of my vector features imported. I haven't been able to determine a reason for most of the loss of features between the databases (...
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Clipping vector polygons by previous vector polygons in same layer in QGIS

I have extremely large datasets as vector polygons in single layers. The polygons are in an order. I want the previous ordered polygons to clip the later polygons. Therefore, once an area has been ...
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List group of line segments that are not connected to any other lines

In the image below, the system of lines includes 6 segments. This connectivity gives the appearance of an "island" as the internal segments are connected to each other and are not to the outside world....
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Loading Data into Vector Layer Polygon

My first layer is a map. My second layer consists of points: bars with GPS coordinates (.cvs file). My third layer consists polygons, creating different area's for the bars. So, the points of the ...
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MapServer square symbol composed of 4 internal squares

I need to create simple square symbol composed of 4 internal squares. SYMBOL NAME 'SQUARE_TL' TYPE vector FILLED true POINTS 0 0 0 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0 ...
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How to export vector file in GrassGIS to QGIS

I am using GrassGIS to analyze watershed. I created a stream vector extracted from raster elevation data, how to extract the stream vector file so I can open it using QGIS?
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Create a grid over shapefile then save each section into GeoTIFF

I have a massive shapefile with 200,000+ building polygons. I've loaded these up in ArcGIS. I need to convert this into a usable raster (GeoTIFF) that can then be tiled using MapTiler. My current ...
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QGIS, Calculate networks first, diameters second

I need to get the following task done: First, various points (stored in a shapefile, identified by a common attribute) need to be put into relation with each other (see graphical scheme, steps 1 and 2)...
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CRS and Spatial join problem

I try to match two layers. First one is point-type with cities in Europe. Second one is grid layer (polygon) with elevation value. What I want to achieve is to to join the "Z" value from grid layer to ...
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Qgis - How to count text values

My issue is to count text values from vector layer. I got a layer with streets for one of administrative region and it's names in column. It looks like this Id Street_name XYZ XYZ ABC XYZ . . . ...
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How can I make an attribute table field automatic?

I´m working in a way to make hydrologic projects using QGIS and an Excel worksheet that i have. To do this, I want to extract some information of the lines, included in a vector layer, which ...
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Prevent browser freeze when loading lots of GeoJSON features at once

In my OpenLayers 3 (v3.15.1) application, I use to load a larger amount of GeoJSON features on my map via an ol.Vector source and a custom loading fuction. This function receives the GeoJSON data from ...
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OpenLayers 3: does not display all Features of Layer

I'm using openlayers 3 and geoserver. I want to get and display a wfs layer with openlayers. this is source of my layer: vectorSource = new ol.source.Vector({ format: new ol.format....
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Projection offset between layers: OSM, GeoJSON

Don't know why there is an offset: The coordinates of the points that appear on the example were gotten through google's geocoder from some Rosario, Argentina directions. I have checked the lats and ...
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Group points and compute area

In a point vector layer, how to compute area for 4 defined ranges of values of one attribute? On the example below, I want the total area for each of the 4 colours.
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Process road polylines to not overlap building polygons

Is anyone aware of a processing tool in Grass or similar which will find segments of polylines which overlap polygons in another dataset and reroute the polyline to avoid the collision? My problem is ...
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QGIS x ArcGIS - Geoprocessing Vectors in Geographic Coordinate Systems [closed]

Is there a possibility of in future versions of QGIS, the software be able to geoprocess vectors (clip, buffer, intersection, etc.) in Geographic Coordinate System, and not only in UTM? In ArcGIS, ...
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Joining attribute data from one layer to another layer in QGIS 2.12.2-Lyon

I have a polygon vector layer that I am trying to join its attributes to a point vector layer. The problem is that the polygon layer consists of grids that are numbered 1-150 (ID) and I am trying to ...
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Trigger event after KML Layer completely loaded

I want to set the bounds of my map after a Vector (KML) Layer is loaded. kmllayer.events.register('refresh', kmllayer, function(evt) { map.zoomToExtent(kmllayer.getDataExtent()); }); In the ...
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TrueType Font Mapping for Symbols in QGIS? [duplicate]

Point object layers include Letters (fonts) that should map to a TTF symbol from the attached TTF file.I need help to setting up the TTF mappings for symbology please. I know we can create new symbol ...
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Drawing vector lines over rivers OpenLayers 3 with OpenStreetMap

I would like to know if drawing vector lines over rivers is possible with OpenLayers 3 with OpenStreetMap and if it is, how can I draw vector line of a said river. For example, I need to get a river ...
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dxf file in qgis

Please see the attached files…. The line type files load in ok however all text rotation values are lost when loaded into QGIS. This is most obvious when you load in OStext.dxf – please see grab_Mar....
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QGIS Convert vector classification map into raster

I tried to convert vector classification into raster file for accuracy analysis following these suggestions My vector data is like this: However, none works The first one, interpolation, resulting ...
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Snapping vectors to vertices for ROI delineation?

I am trying to manually extract a set of ROIs in ENVI 5.0. However, I can't seem to successfully line up the vector to be flush with the boundary of the pixels, which means I don't have fine-tune ...
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GIS data for disease vectors [closed]

Does anyone know where to find disease information in ESRI Shape vector format? I am trying to track zika, dengue, and flu in local communities, but any others are welcome too. My attempts so far are ...
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Polygon made by colour difference

I need to analyze differences (historical) in coverage of some species (seagrass Posidonia). Although its a marine species, subject area is very shallow and even from common satellite and aerial ...