Is possible to reduce the size of the output.kml file?

ogr2ogr -f "KML" output.kml input.shx

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The KMZ file format is just a zipped KML file, so much smaller. I think you can just zip the kml and rename it to kmz, but you can also create it that way using ogr2ogr, I'm pretty sure.

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