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Questions tagged [google-maps]

Google Maps is a web mapping service application and technology provided by Google free (for non-commercial use),

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Transfer markers from MyMaps to QGIS?

I need to georeference a list of places. Unfortunately, my original file doesn’t contain addresses, it is made up of a list of famous locations, such as the St Mark Basilica, Miramare Castle, ...
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Projection Error with Google Maps Basemap

I have a shapefile of building lots in Manaus, Brazil, that I have re-projected into the WGS84 (EPSG:4326) CRS using the "project" tool in ArcGIS. I am now working in QGIS, and am trying to add the ...
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Get Google Maps driving directions between points in a KML file?

I'm trying to improve a workflow that currently involves manually composing a multi-destination driving route in Google Maps. I have the ability to export a KML file containing the points we want via ...
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Google Satellite Imagery Offset in QGIS

I am using Google Satellite imagery as a base map to capture the vector data in QGIS 3.2.2 for past couple of months. Yesterday i noticed that the google imagery has offset issue in some locations ...
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Google Earth Engine Android Studio

How to get earth engine app on android studio. I want to use NDIV map in my android application. Any guidance?
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How to attribute/cite QuickMapServices Google satellite layer in QGIS?

I work for an ecological consultancy company. I’ve used a Google satellite layer inserted using the QuickMapServices plugin in QGIS. I’m going to insert the figure into a report for a client. What is ...
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Transfer Markers from MyMaps to QGIS

I've georeferenced a list of adresses on Google My Maps, I'd like to transfer them to QGIS so I can create a better map with them. When I export a KML or KMZ file from My Maps and open it on QGIS, I ...
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How to interpret the red trend map of time series on Google Earth Engine?

I'm starting to play with Google Earth Engine. Following https://docs.google.com/document/d/1mNIRB90jwLuASO1JYas1kuOXCLbOoy1Z4NlV1qIXM10/edit# I managet to put together this https://code.earthengine....
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Auto delete 5th record while inserting 6th record of polygon to SpatiaLite table

I am having problem while inserting 6th record to SpatiaLite table it auto deletes 5th record, and after that it is ok. I am using SpatiaLite database to insert some polygon using Google Maps API in ...
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Displaying real-time GeoJSON data in Android Google Maps

I'm building my first Android Google Maps app and I have some questions about how to add real time data. I want the marker of every point changed the color or the icon when the properties of the ...
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Google Maps: polylines showing up incorrectly

I'm trying to draw an encoded polyline via Google Maps but getting the wrong output. Correct Output: My Script Shows: I have this KML https://drive.google.com/file/d/...
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Is there a way to Collect Lat-Long in a Google Docs Form by adding script?

So I need am trying to figure out a way to collect Lat long data and have it saved automatically when I fill a Google form on my phone. Is it possible as retracing address to plot is not possible for ...
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Using both Google Maps and Carto in Android App?

Can I use Google Maps as a background to an Android App and carto for the source of my data? I know is strange that I ask. But I think to use both solutions is better. Google Maps is a very good and ...
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Adding buildings to Google Maps?

I want to add buildings/outlines of buildings to google maps(for better accuracy when retrieving information via google's location api since the address api looks at this data) What is the ...
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Rendering Google Terrain in QGIS Layout Manager

I am using the Google Terrain map (via XYZ Tiles). This seems to make the system very slow, and when making a .jpeg through the Layout Manager, the Google Terrain will not display (render) when ...
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Are Google satellite images precise enough for georeferencing?

I need to georeference historical aerial images (from 1976). There is no metadata, e.g. reference system, available. I thought I could use Google satellite to set ground control points for ...
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Google Earth Engine uploading table asset meets "invalid shapefile supporting file“

I am trying to upload a series of data coordinates to Google Earth Engine. First, I used ArcGIS and converted the Excel data to shapefile and I got eight files. However, when I am trying to upload ...
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Extract coordinate data from KML path

I have a route defined by a series of waypoints - how can i extract as many coordinates as possible from that route as possible? I need to extract about 100-150 coordinates that lie along a route ...
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Google Maps - get all tiles locations around a specific latitude longitude

I am currently working on an app that requires the ability to temporarily download Google Maps for offline use. As suggested here using tileprovider I can render my own tiles for offline use. ...
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Google Earth Engine filterdate ignored by plot?

I'm starting with Earth Engine (EE) coding. Following instructions from https://developers.google.com/earth-engine/tutorial_api_07 I was able to put together some code and get a plot. But why the ...
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Can I extract embedded Google maps data from this webpage?

I need the coordinates and data of the points marked on this embedded google maps page: (The information is public) link to webpage maybe there is a way to view the data in google earth, and ...
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Getting 15 minutes Travel time polygon from point (lat, long) using Google Road API?

Given a location specified as latitude/longitude, I want to know how to obtain a polygon feature that represents 15 minutes' travelling time from the original point location, using the Google Maps API....
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Seeking equivalent of Google Maps API 'title' for polygons?

I am using Django, GoogleMaps API, and GeoJSON to draw polygons from the spatial database to map. I wanted to add a title so that when you hover over/click on (don't care which) the name or ID of the ...
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Access data collected by Google Maps application

Google Maps collects user data and deciphers information like places visited, transportation, health etc. Other Google products, like Google Now for example, use the data to improve their products. I ...
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Forcing updates to Google Maps?

Our road is sometimes (cannot reproduce now) marked with red stripes on Google maps. Not sure what that means, but at least it does not navigate to this road. This means that Google Maps leads people ...
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Using Google Maps to geocode for ArcGIS?

I've been trying to use Google Maps for geocoding using the steps described in this tutorial: http://sites.tufts.edu/gis/files/2013/11/Geocoding-addresses-with-Google-Maps1.pdf I'm a little confused ...
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What is the difference between Bing Maps, Here WeGo and Google Earth imagery in this area?

We are working on a project about the exploration of historical ruins via publicly available satellite imagery. This project is for a high school scientific research competition. In the photos below ...
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Multiple markers on Google Maps using JavaScript, PHP and SQL

I am trying to query the MySQL database that has a table with firstname, longitude, latitude in it. I want to get the longitude and latitude and display them as multiple markers with the firstname as ...
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How can I tile a region in Google Maps given a zoom level

I am searching for a way to generate a tiling of a grid region using Google Maps. I have found a way to generate a grid and as well as a reference for pixel to width ratios given a zoom level, but I ...
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Displaying WMTS tiles over Google Map (iOS app) using capabilites XML as reference?

I have written an iOS app which can display a number of different layers on a Google Map. I am trying to add another layer which works fine on ArcGIS but I can't get it to work in my app. There are ...
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What Datum is used by Google Maps?

I am trying to convert vector shapefiles into Google Maps Datum using QGIS. Do you know which one is the datum? When I tried to convert them into WGS84 EPSG 3857, I could see that the shapes of ...
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Incorrect address mapping in Google Maps and Google Earth?

We were issued a 911 address when we built our building approximately 3 years ago. When you go to google maps and google earth and put our address it incorrectly pulls up in town. The correct ...
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Exporting layer from Google My Maps as KML has no geometries

I have a CSV with an address field (no lat/long), so I went to Google My Maps, imported the csv and geocoded of the records. Now I export the layer as KML and added the KML to QGIS and Google Earth ...
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Network link KML on Google My Maps

Within Google My Maps (https://www.google.com/mymaps) There is an option when exporting the data out called: "Keep data up to date with network link KML (only usable online)" I want my Google My ...
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How zooming Google Maps works regarding the new projection?

Please help understanding how tiles now work on Google Maps. As I understand (these are all assumptions, please feel free to correct) the following happens: Google Maps now work with orthographic ...
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Google maps address translation

My Google Maps is in English, and when I want to a share a location it gives me the address in English. But how can I get this address string in another language? I can't find a way to translate it.
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Why does node Circle to Polygon module returns oval/ellipse instead of a shape like circle?

I'm using npm package circle-to-polygon and I wrote following code to return a polygon which is approximately like a circle. const circleToPolygon = require('circle-to-polygon'); let coordinates = [...
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Overlaying ArcGIS REST API on Google Maps?

For example I have ArcGIS REST API as us high way state city county https://sampleserver1.arcgisonline.com/ArcGIS/rest/services/Specialty/ESRI_StateCityHighway_USA/MapServer I want to see it on ...
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Show default map label on top of RGB Layer

I would like to have cities, state, country labels on top of overlay like above image from sentinel-hub, how can i achieve that using google map?
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Getting only polygon boundaries from latitude and longitude

Problem Statement: I am working on the project where machines are sending huge amount of lat/long data. Now I am drawing multiple days data on a map, it takes too much time to draw complete data on ...
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Directions on Google Maps

How can I get directions from one place to another on my Google Maps for Android at a specific time? Surely by now it's learned how congested traffic is from 4:30 to 6:00.
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Showing labels on KML map in Google Maps?

I have converted my layer, that is (from shapefile to KML) in QGIS this is the way I read it in angular: this.kmlLayerc1 = new google.maps.KmlLayer ({ url: 'http://direccion/carpeta/nombre.kml', ...
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Showing attributes/labels from KML in Google Maps?

I have converted my cover, it is said (from archived .shp to .kml) in QGIS and this is the way it is read in angular: this.kmlLayerc1= new google.maps.KmlLayer({ url: 'http://direccion/carpeta/...
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Get direction on a laptop with Google Maps

I have a laptop (Windows) in a car and I want to use it with Google Maps to get my directions. Unfortunately, it's not always the same person who uses the car, and all the user of the car don't have ...
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Vector tile layers over 3D terrain

I have a set of vector tile layers I'm hosting (mbtiles) on Mapbox. Currently, I'm using Leaflet to overlay these on a 2D satellite view and works. However I'm wanting to add in some features to my ...
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What are the units of velocity in Google Location History JSONs?

I have downloaded and used different code to visualize the data. Some of the code works with speed as it is available in the JSON files downloaded using Google Takeout. The speeds seem to be too slow ...
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Google Maps Lat/Lon Data from ggmap::geocode; Displays Web Mercator but returns decimal degrees in EPSG 4326?

I understand Google Maps is projected to Web Mercator to calculate distances in meters, EPSG 3857. Does the Google Maps geocoding API also return EPSG 3857 lat/lon data? Or does it return EPSG 4326 ...
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Google maps error in OpenLayers plugin in QGIS

I was using the Google maps on OpenLayers plugin in QGIS 2.16.3 successfully before but today when I tried it the page appears as shown in the figure; I tried re-installing the plugin but this keeps ...
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Google Earth: Shortest distance between point (Place) and nearest point on a polygon (Country)

Using Google Earth, I am trying to find the simplest way to calculate the shortest distances of the geodesic lines between a specific set of points (lat/long locations) and the nearest points on a ...
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Google location history

How can I translate my Google location history (latitude/longitude) with timestamps to a map that will show me where each pair of coordinates is located?