A pair of values that represents the distance from an origin (0,0) along two axes, a horizontal axis (x), and a vertical axis (y).

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Importing XY coordinates to ArcMap?

I am very new to GIS. I have a dataset in Excel containing XY coordinates of points. These coordinates are said to be in WSG84, but have different decimal places lengths. Longest of them have 9 ...
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Go To XY is not working in ArcMap 10.3.1

I found a new problem after installing ArcMap 10.3.1 in my laptop. When i clicked Go To XY, the toolbar (below) is not shown. When i clicked Go to XY, nothing happened. Anyone knows how to solve my ...
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Get Elevation of XY points [duplicate]

I am working with ArcMap 10.3. I have imported DEM files. When I imported the files they had the extension of .DDF. I would now like to be able to take a list of XY coordinates and, for lack of a ...
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Change xy to lat long and vice versa

How could I get the lat,long of an object by knowing its xy values(in meters) from my vehicle (assuming it is(0,0) the center)? For example my vehicle lat,long is 30,31 but it's xy values are always ...
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How do I reassign a point's XY value in ArcMap 9.3?`

I have a rectangle polygon I drew on a map and then added points to it's corner and midpoint. I drew the shape (representing a forest sample plot) where I thought it was best located based on 70 year ...
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Get coordinates of Near Tool output

I have a polygon layer and a polyline layer. I got the centroids of the polygon layer and used the Near Tool to find the distance from the closest point from the centroids to the polyline layer. One ...
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Saving XY event layer deletes data and results in an empty feature class

I am trying to save an XY event layer that I made from a table. Whenever I use Feature Class to Feature Class (or Copy Feature or Feature to Point) an empty feature class is created. On top of that ...
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Convert XY to Lat Long using SQL?

My organization is creating a 311 mobile app. The backend is all run through SQL and report emails are generated. We are grabbing the xy from the app and then want to translate it to Lat/Long to be ...
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How do I statistically compare two maps?

I need to statistically compare two maps in order to determine if the spatial distribution of the data is correlated or not. I have two files in ArcGIS XY location of foreign-owned firms XY ...
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Field values round off while exporting XY data to a shapefile

I am trying to export a excel sheet to a shapefile where I am performing the below shown steps: Step 1: I right clicked on the excel sheet which I wanted to export into a shapefile and selected ...
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Batch conversion of XY coordinates to latitude and longitude

I'm working on a school project. I have this dataset from Sacramento, California http://data.cityofsacramento.org/search/?q=police I want to convert the XY coordinates to latitude and longitude, in ...
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GRASS PyWPS Create a new vector map from user selected polygon

My goal is to select a specific polygon in which the user clicked and make a new vector map that contains only the selected polygon. I see two ways: Convert XY coordinate from literal input to a ...
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How do I create a polygon based on a single point?

I have been given a large spreadsheet of sample data where each point coordinate represents the end of the sampling extent. I am tasked to represent these points as a sampling extent of 100' x 8' with ...
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Getting Z values from source points to transfer to points digitized from them?

I have a set of points that I bring into ArcMap as a shapefile, these contain X/Y coordinate data as well as Z data (Elevation). I am using this to digitized from so when I make a new point file I ...
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Point feature class from xy coordinates cannot be related to project in ArcGIS

Once created the point feature class from XY coordinates I imported from an excel table (e.g. X: -4,415622; Y: 36,733385 using ArcCatalog), I am able to zoom to the layer, but I am not able to relate ...
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Imported XY coordinates displayed on a grid

I am importing a large number of X,Y coordinates into arcMap from an Excel spreadsheet. These points represent animal locations so many of them are very close together. When I zoom in to look at a set ...
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create route network by connecting points together

Below is a screendump of my .csv file. It contains 2 pairs of X,Y coordinate columns. The dataset is about transport of chemicals or dirt by trucks from one destination to the other (one XY ...
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Convert Lon Lat to XY in Openlayers 3

I have a map which retrieves Points of Interest from a database and displays them however the Lon Lat need to be transformed into XY to be placed properly. Currently the all just appear at O,O and I ...
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How do I color XY coordinates with different colors in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have added XY coordinates on map layers in ArcMap. These coordinates now show up as points. However, I want to be able to color each coordinate point a different color. Any tips/explanation?
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XY coordinates effecient way to copy

I get XY coordinates of point features delivered to me in PDF format, this means that to bring them into ArcGIS I manually have to enter them first into an excel spreadsheet - does anyone know if ...
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Calculating geometry for feature class with x/y and Lat/Long values in different projections?

I have a feature class with x/y values populated on the native projection of the feature class (state plane). In the same feature class I also have Lat/Long fields that I need to populate (WGS 84 in ...
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Add X,Y coordinates to a shapefile

I have x,y coordinates as excel file. How can I add them into ArcMap? Or - I have x,y coordinates of 2 points. How can I quickly find them AND add/draw them on the map in ArcMap?
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Change from ArcGIS extent box to lat long pair

I have a copy of some ArcGIS log files with bounding box extent information. This example point should map to Montana. Extent:-12711495.260857,6062474.786336,-12711267.136963,6062864.358207 I know ...
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How do I convert ESRI X,Y to Lat, Long for Google Maps?

I've downloaded the data from NYC Parking regulation. I want to plot that on Google Maps. I use http://www.shpescape.com/ft/ to convert to Google Fusion Maps but the data is in X,Y coordinates instead ...
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Edit xy domain of feature classes during import from boilerplate geodatabase schema (ArcGIS)

Situation: I work for a company that creates geodatabases for a client that are restricted to a specific boilerplate schema (eg domains, subtypes, etc.). During a recent draft review, the client ...
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ArcMap Point Distance giving decimal degrees even when in projected coordinate system

I'm trying to calculate pairwise river distance among 60 XY coordinates in a small region of Mexico with ArcMap 10.2.2. I have defined my projections and projected both my stream network and XY ...
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Delete observations that fall outside of shapefile

I have data that locates places by xy coordinate. I have plotted them on a shapefile. As you can from the sample map I have uploaded, many of the xy coordinates are incorrect and locate places ...
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Aligning Points in Decimal Degrees

Running ArcMap 10.3 I am displaying a layer of manholes from a table coming from SQL. The XYs are in decimal degrees however they are displaying no where near my other layers (NYC PLUTO). I have ...
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Convert xy coordinates to latitude & longitude

Is there an easy way to convert coordinates (TM65) to latitude/longitude using ArcMap (version 10.3.1)?
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What is corrupting my layer file?

I'm trying to save layer files from a colleague's mxd. As usual I right clicked on the layer and saved as layer file. Simple - but no - the layer files can't be opened. I get this message "Adding ...
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Make XY Event Layer in ArcGIS Pro [closed]

I am using ArcGIS pro for the first time. I have a csv excel sheet with X, Y and ID. I have tried to make an XY event layer but I get the 000055 error How do I add xy data in this system?
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Convert x y coordinates to polyline shapefile

I am trying to process output from a model that simulates the movement of particles in groundwater. The program outputs the particle ID number, the x and y coordinates, and the time at which the ...
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Want positive Y to be downward (not upward) in OpenLayers3

I want to use OpenLayers3 simply to draw some shapes that I can inspect by panning and zooming. There would be no map backdrop since the data is not geographic in nature. The data holds the ...
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When displaying XY data from Excel, attribute table empties

I have a massive Excelsheet with XY data and various other information. I followed the instructions on this site here http://support.esri.com/en/knowledgebase/techarticles/detail/27589 to display the ...
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Generate dynamic XY coordinate labels for dataframe corners in ArcGIS layout

I need to label the four corners of a dataframe as shown in the image. Can this be done with dynamic text scripts?
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Why are my points offset when using the Go to XY tool?

I am creating points in ArcGIS 10.1 to add to a GPS so I can navigate to them in the field. I add my points by editing an empty shapefile created in ArcCatalog. I then Add Field: Lat and Long as ...
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Generating Multiple Lines from point feature to closest point features

I am doing a transportation analysis on buildings in ArcGIS 10.2. I need to find nearest point features to multiple feature classes and then generate lines to those closest point features. I was ...
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Convert Lat/Lon Pair to Cartesian

I'm lost on how to correctly and accurately translate Lat/Lon coordinates to XY coordinates to draw them using OpenGL. The coordinate information I have is the following: Start Lon, Start Lat, End ...
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Understanding X Y coordinates: geocode before or after projecting? What determines how many decimal places?

I am trying to figure out how different my groups' past Network Analyst analyses have been because they were using a geographic instead of projected coordinate system. But I'm getting hung up on the X ...
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Adding XY Points to ArcMap 10.2

I am trying to import an Excel table with around 10,000 XY points into ArcMap 10.2. I am using State Plane NAD 1983 Alabama West (US Feet) as the Coordinate System in my map data frame. I then add the ...
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Classify points

I import 40000 XY datapoints in ArcMap. There is another third field with 40000 different values. I would like to classify all these values in just 5-10 classes but this option doesn’t appear when I ...
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Point to point and point to line [closed]

I have several points. These points are far from some lines. I want to make the following: If two points are closer to each other than the maximum distance of one of these points to the closest ...
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XY data in sketch properties

Does anyone know if there is a way to export the xy data from sketch properties in the editor to a .txt file?
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Can I edit coordinates within an edit session and reproject without reloading the data

I have one lat/long to correct. I edited within my table, saved edits, and now when I project using the Project tool the point stays on my map in the same position. Do I need to reload my data from ...
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Finding X,Y off of PDF and input into shapefile [closed]

I have this as the Point of Beginning for a legal description (mineral deed) X,Y (X= 2,614,055.44 and Y= 481,876.17). I did the ADD X,Y with the coordinates at WGS1984. It shoots way off course even ...
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How create one single coverage polygon feature class from XY point data?

I'm using ArcMap 10.2, and I need to map areas covered by London postcodes (E1 0xx, E1 1xx, E1 2xx, and so on). What I have is the coordinates for every single postcode (310,000 in total) in an Excel ...
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ArcGIS 10.2.1 is not recognising my CSV file headings

I can't get my maps to work because of an issue I'm having with my CSV files. I'm trying to import coordinates and heights of wind turbines, and radius for a viewshed analysis and it works on the ...
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Adding XY coordinates from a point feature class to a one to many related table in ArcGIS 10.0

I have a point feature class with a one-to-many relate to a table. I would like to add the XY coordinates of each point in the feature class to the related table where the ID field matches. Of course, ...
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Adding geometry to rows with missing X,Y inArcGIS

I have a table with X, Y data that contains many rows with still missing coordinates. Now I would like to edit it in ArcGIS 10 and simply add the geometry for selected lines after identifying the ...
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Shifting Polyline Feature Class

I need to horizontally shift a Polyline feature class (clip1diss) (just one raw) 360 degrees East (deltaX = 360). It would be the equivalent as to "Move" in an Edit session in ArcMap but I cannot ...