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Using dynamic terrain in cesium?

I've been looking into tools for displaying dynamic terrain (x,y,z(t)) via the browser and I just recently came across cesium.js which looks like a wonderful tool at first glance. Many of the demos ...
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Understanding difference between Amazon Web Services and GeoServer?

I'm learning how to develop a web mapping application for multiple GIS layers (vector and raster). As I'm learning about each component when configuring every element works (GIS desktop, RDBMS, web ...
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Leaflet filled contour map

I have evaluated the Getis-Ord Gi*-spatial statistic for each point in my map. Like this, each point is assigned a Gi-score and due to this a certain color, as you can see in the image below. What I ...
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Looking for easy (open-source?) web mapping solutions [on hold]

I´m looking for ways to visualize various types of geodata on web maps in an easy way. In short, I´m looking for a good (open-source, not necessarily free) alternative to ArcGIS Online. I've been ...
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How to create a web map which can't be traced back to yourself? [closed]

Hypothetically speaking (of course) say that you wanted to do a Wikileaks-style exposé of some spatial data, without it being traceable back to yourself. The data could be points, line and polygons (...
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Interactive geographic region definitions

Background An organization has regions within a province, but has no list of coordinates that define region boundaries. I would like to draw custom polygon areas on a map using a web-based and user-...
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Looking for a FREE Cloud based 'Web Mapping Stack' Host [closed]

Any pointers to free cloud-based geoweb hosts? Use case: To display a basic interactive web map in Leaflet/ OpenLayers with data hosted in PostGIS served by GeoServer. I am looking at something very ...
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How to make interactive online mapping tool? [duplicate]

Might be a basic question for some of you, but here's the breakdown. I own a solar panel company, I want a tool on my website that a user will insert their address, the map will then zoom to their ...
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Leaflet & Cesium integration for 2D & 3D view [closed]

I'm not a developer, but please allow me a question. I try to create an interactive map (non-profit) in Leaflet with old town plans (WMS) and add a layer for historical photos (Geotagged Photo Leaflet-...
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Restrict pan and zoom in ArcGIS Javascript API? [duplicate]

I'm creating a web map of a university campus. I have the map functioning, but I don't want to be able to pan off of the basemap, into whitespace. Do you know of a function that will auto-pan the ...
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How to configure Proxy.cgi file for Geoserver On Tomcat?

I have a web map application in my local machine(windows xp and dont have IIS) and I have postgis data in Geoserver on Tomcat (Ubuntu). To get the WMSgetfeatureInfo, I have configured the proxy.cgi ...
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Set view does not work after Fitbounds

I have a map and a layergroup. var map = L.map('map').setView([27.6758,85.3313], 12); L.tileLayer('http://{s}.tile.cloudmade.com/8ae544230be74379927e6dee5d416398/997/256/{z}/{x}/{y}.png', {}).addTo(...
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How to install MapServer on IIS 7.5 with windows 7 OS

I want to use the map server in my asp.net application. For that one, I need to install mapserver on IIS. I am using windows 7 with 64 bit os. I have IIS 7.5 installed on my PC. Can any one help me ...
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What's a good alternative to using Collector for ArcGIS to Create new records in a Related Table in ArcGIS Online?

I'm hosting a Web Mapping Application on ArcGIS Online. The design consists of two parts. 1) A Feature Layer called Project Description which visualizes the location of every Project in my database ...
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Choosing web/mobile mapping API? [closed]

We are building a spatial application targeted to laypeople which will involve viewing and editing vector geodata (currently just points, but linestrings and polygons in the future) with a raster ...
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Create buffer around point with Turf

This code is not working and I don't know why? function getlatlong(b,d){ return b,d; } function buffer(feature){ var point = { type: 'Feature', geometry: { type: 'Point', ...
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How to get OpenLayers map object in HTML form?

There is a form to within a web page, map of OpenLayers is displayed in the form. I look at the source code of Html, and further a hierarchical state in the form. My goal is to get the Polygon at the ...
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What are the options for publishing maps online, with support for high-res aerial imagery? [closed]

The place I am working wants to publish their maps online - however the only system they have is mapshare, which isn't supported by ESRI anymore. I've suggested DEKHO but I think they are looking at ...
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Webmapping option that allows rasters?

I'm trying to create an introductory GIS course that will involve an ideally simple web mapping component. I was underwhelmed that ArcGIS online doesn't support rasters, and surprised that MangoMap ...
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How to load 2 different WFS layers using OpenLayers?

I've been trying to load 2 WFS layers with the 3857 projection and I'm only able to load one of them, a line vector layer, while the other (point vector) doesn't load at all. Later I'm going to want ...
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How to use OpenLayers Geolocate with the OpenGeo Suite Client SDK?

I’d like to have GPS functionality added to my OpenGeo Suite Client SDK application. From what I understand it should be possible to use the Geolocate control from OpenLayers. Preferably there ...
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Google Maps directions link doesnt work properly in the Explorer for ArcGIS mobile app?

I have an AGOL web map for finding beach accesses in Florida. Within my pop-up I have a Google maps link to get directions to the current access. Everything works fine on desktop, but the directions ...
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Web app - how to replace ESRI branding with a custom graphic?

Alough there apears to be an easy way to remove the "Powered by ESRI" graphic in JSON I would like, rather than removing it, to substitute it with a custom PNG. When I set "Logo": false, in "...
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Editing WFS from GeoServer using OpenLayers

After reading a very good tutorial on how to edit WFS with OpenLayers, I've tried replicating it but with my own WFS layer from Geoserver. I managed to load the WFS and my basemap successfully and ...
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Web service to display DSM, GEOTIFF, SHP or DXF [duplicate]

I am searching a WebBrowser (web service) to display features (files) online such as: orthophotomapa (GEOTIFF), vectors (CAD - DXF or SHP) and DSM model. It would be great to print reports from ...
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Leaflet Map Layout

I have been learning how to use leaflet recently and have create a number of maps which have all been full screen maps. I would like to understand how I would place other features on a web page along ...
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Map library supporting linestring curve rendering to produce flow map

is there some function/plugin for any javascript map library (OL, leaflet, ArcGIS API for JS) to render WFS or Geojson linestrings not as simple line but as curves? I want to make mobility flow maps ...
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How to improve cartographic visualization of overlapping polygons?

I need some advice about how to improve the visualization of cartographic information. User can select different species and the webmapping app shows its geographical distribution (polygonal degree ...
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Looking for web-based mapping software recommendation [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Building a disconnected web based mapping application I am doing research for an upcoming project and I need help finding a good mapping software solution. Here are the ...
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GIS - District wise summary of data [duplicate]

I am fairly new to GIS. Looking for a little guidance. My requirement is as below: I have to display a map of India within an existing Web Application. The Map needs to contain data of various Self ...
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Mapbox Directions Plugin - Get Route GeoJson

Goal: find the GeoJSON points in a web map that are closest to a directions route using turf.js. I am using the Mapbox Directions plugin. I am following this example. How do I work with the route ...
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How to create colour-coded permanent labels in ArcGIS Online

I am new to ArcGIS Online and trying to label different polygons (representing protected areas) within a shapefile based on the status of a monitoring tool used. This information is stored for each ...
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How to overlay a TMS with a GeoTiff for querying in OpenLayers?

I'm using OpenLayers to display a set of TMS tiles I have on my webserver. Plain and simple, I was wondering how I would go about overlaying a set of GeoTiff files I have over the tiles so that when I ...
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Geomedia WebMap WFS to vector marker layer in Openlayers

Looking for minimal example/advice on getting a WFS service to show up as a vector layer with markers/icons in Openlayers map. I have created the WFS service in Geomedia WebMap 6.01.11.19 and the ...
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Adding 3D animation on site?

I'm trying to find how i could animate a map online with no result. I've an application that users can use to query place. The result include a map. All data are store locally on a server. Now i want ...
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Z-Index in GeoJSON features using leaflet

I have a watershed polygon with sub-watersheds contained within the larger watershed. I would like the sub-watersheds drawn on top. Can i control the drawing order of features within a geojson object ...
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Seeking marketplace intended to commercialize QGIS applications?

If we want to sell general application such as website theme, plugins, mobile app, game, etc, we can use envato marketplace, google play store, or other marketplaces for selling and buying application....
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Heavy load Map application. where to start? [closed]

I want to start building a quite big project that I have in mind that is 99% based on the world map. I have worked with Google maps in the past and know how to use their api and I have done some ...
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Switching career from GIS Technician/Analyst to GIS Web Map Developer/Programmer?

I am a GIS Analyst at work that dabbles in python scripting in ArcGIS and the Google Maps JavaScript API V3. My professional goal is to either be in web mapping development or desktop/server GIS ...
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Web-mapping with editing capabilities? [closed]

I'm embarking on a new web map project that seeks to display simple geometries (lines, points, polygons) and rasters/basemaps. Ideally, the map will also allow authorized users to add/remove/edit ...
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How to make a network /tower coverage map in in mapbox

I am new to mapping and currently I am trying to make a map showing coverage of a network provider here in my country. The map I am trying to achieve should look similiar to that at http://www.imore....
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ArcGIS Server: 'Export Web Map Task' fail to print basemap at small scale

I am trying to export a JSON WebMap containing a standard ESRI basemap and two public Service layers as PDF with 'Export Web Map Task'. I tried to test it at this link. The PDF looks fine for scales ...
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Building a web map with spatial search functionality

I have some population and thefts data as below: I am able to geocode these and build a map of county polygons in QGIS with the attributes attached. However, my final objective is to have a web ...
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Is there a Web Based, Open Sourced, GIS Mapping Solution? [duplicate]

I work primarily with JSAPI in an ESRI environment at work. But I have some personal projects that I would love to compliment with a collaborative GIS solution without using Google. Are there any ...
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Is there any Google Maps-like zoomable world map, but with an equal-area projection?

Whenever I look at Google Maps at a global or polar area, the projection hurts. Is there any web service with a zoomable world map, that uses an equal-area projection — preferably pseudorectangular ...
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Instructor led Web mapping development courses? [closed]

I have been messing around with programing for a while now and have gotten proficient with Python and have some interest in HTML 5 and Javascript. I have recently received a request for an IRD (...
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What GIS software is used by web maps sites (Google, Bing Maps, etc)?

We all have seen beatiful (imo) maps produced by Google and Microsoft. There are many others; some of them are of global use (such as MapQuest, TomTom or HERE), and some are just of country scale. I ...
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Viewing LiDAR data from web browser?

I am looking to host lidar data on my own server and give clients the ability to view that data through a web browser as a 3D point cloud (file would be in .las format or equivalent), possibly with ...
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How to rotate an embedded web map (on pc)?

I was looking through a couple of maps I made, the maps were created by serving VectorTiles through TileStache and using Leaflet and Tangram (on respective pages) to render them. One of the reasons I ...
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Getting started with GeoJSON using Python [closed]

I am a GIS analyst who knows ArcGIS and Python pretty well and have used QGIS. I am attempting to learn about GeoJSON and web-mapping. I am looking for suggestions on tutorials explaining GeoJSON, and ...