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Soon you will be able to view 3D Mapping and buildings on the Cesium Globe (www.cesiumjs.com) with 3D Mapping and Buildings created by Cyber City 3D (www.cybercity3d.com).
It probably depend on what you want to do with these informations and on the number of points on which you want apply this. 1) If you have not many points you can maybe try to do this with the overpass API. Trying to get the closest road around your pair of coordinates. It might look like this : [out:json]; ...
Since this is for your university work, you should really research on your own how to do this, as much as possible. If you get stuck, of course you can come here and ask your (specific) question. Going to university is about learning to learn, think and work independently. Yes of course it is possible (see @crmackey's answer), but presumably the point of ...
I have used this code below in the past. It works pretty well. #http://stackoverflow.com/questions/14580540/get-location-coordinates-using-bing-or-google-api-in-python import urllib import json import arcpy import time import os arcpy.env.overwriteOutput = True GOOGLE = 'http://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/geocode/json?' def Message(msg): print ...
I was looking about for this tool for a bit. Quite bizarre its not readily available. As a budget conscious non coder my options were limited. Has anyone tried this guy https://www.fiverr.com/bernie_map/create-a-10-min-drive-time-radius-around-a-location I may give it a go, will let you know how it goes. Kev
It can be done in two steps: Make a request to: http://osrm.mapzen.com/car/nearest?loc=lat,lon this is a mirror of OSRM nearest service this is to make sure your coordinate is a street segment Make a request to: http://open.mapquestapi.com/nominatim/v1/reverse.php?format=json&lat=lat&lon=lon&addressdetails=1&zoom=18 this is a mirror of ...
It is recommended to use JavaFX for Java desktop applications whenever possible. Here is a good example of Google maps API and JavaFX integration: https://rterp.wordpress.com/2014/04/25/gmapsfx-add-google-maps-to-your-javafx-application/ This will give you an idea of how you can use it in your own project. But if you need to embed and display Google Maps ...
To my knowledge, this is not possible in the Google Maps API. You can set the base map type to 'TERRAIN', but I don't think you can read what type of land type there is at a given coordinate. I would suggest looking into Open Street Map (OSM) and the 'Landuse' tag.
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