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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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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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From GPS coordinates to MODIS sinusoidal projection

In my development code, I am currently using GPS coordinates to locate the MODIS map tile that used Sinusoidal Tile Grid coordinates. From the GPS coordinates (Latitude, Longtitude): 1.441403, 103....
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Are there attempts to provide an openstreetmap satellite images service beyond google maps service

I'm coming back to a 3 month ago desinged private QGIS project and get a message form the Google Map Service like "For Deployment Purposes Only". Hum, may be personally dissapointment, but are there ...
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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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Interpolated arc is smaller than expected using turf.js

Background We are supplied with some AIXM data (an XML based superset of GML) which describes polygon areas on a map as a mix of GeodesicStrings (a list of coordinates) and ArcByCentrePoints (a ...
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how to add esri, osm, google maps as base layers and give selection option [closed]

HTML code for button is as follow - <nav id="layers"> <ul class="rad"> <li><input type="radio" name="layer" value="OSM" checked="checked"&...
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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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check if a point is in a polygon that's saved in mymaps.google.com

I have a set of polygons in my mymaps.google.com account. How can I find out if a given coordinate is in any of the polygons in mymaps.google.com? So far what I've found is checking if a coordinate ...
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How to draw a centered square on google maps that maintains ratio when its next to the equator or the poles?

I'm a computer programmer trying to build an app for android that contains a square in the middle of the screen that moves with the screen. I've used different techniques (like getting the center of ...
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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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Calculate pixel resolution from google map imagery

How can I calculate the spatial resolution of a downloaded google map image? https://developers.google.com/maps/documentation/maps-static/intro For example: """ Given the image height, width and ...
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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?
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Can you search by the parcel number shown in the “What's Here” pop-up on Google Maps?

When you right click on a location in Google Maps and select "What's Here", it usually provides an address and the coordinates. However when I click inside a lot (e.g. on a farm) I often get a parcel ...
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ISO 3661-2 Region Codes

I have noticed that Google Maps API provide the ISO code as the short name for the country. However for regions it is quite variable... For instance if I want to check Madrid, Spain: ISO-Code Spain: ...
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viewing 3d geographic data (shapefiles, geojson etc.) in google maps?

As the title suggest, is it possible to upload some 3D data (i.e. data with z-values) to google maps and let other users on other computers access/view this data in 3D? And if so, how can this be ...
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Geocoding error MMQGIS plug-in on QGIS 3

Using the mmqgis plug-in for QGIS 3, I tried to geocode some addresses, but get the following error: "Failure connecting to maps.googleapis.com: I am doing the following: MMQGIS tab -> Geocode CSV ...
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How to print/export QGIS map composition as PDF with Google baselayer in it without spatial shift?

I encountered a problem in QGIS 2.18.21 with printing or exporting my Map Composition into PDF. The layer composition has: one vector polygon layer (either 4326 or 3857) one baselayer (either Google ...
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Error while rendering Map from CARTO without any code change [closed]

I have suddenly started getting error while rendering US map. This has come without any code changes. We are using CARTO.js. Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'lat' of undefined at d....
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Google Maps 'uncaught exception: InvalidValueError: not a Feature or FeatureCollection' when adding GeoJson

New to GIS here and trying to take a shapefile I converted to geojson and display it on a google map. As stated I get this error: 'uncaught exception: InvalidValueError: not a Feature or ...
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KML format to QGIS encoding problems

I have a KML file that I export from Google MyMAPS. From Google My Maps the format in the data table is following this: ID transaction Number Name 1 33194444 Jonh ...
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Google Maps Android SDK - Get features based on user location

I am using Google Maps Android Utility SDK, using GeoJSON features. I would like to, based on the user Location (which I already have) determine the features that contain this point. Does Google ...
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When using the Google maps geocoding API, how to handle cases where an address returns nothing?

I have a list of addresses that I want to geocode. While the Gmaps geocoding API does geocode most of them successfully, there are a few addresses for which it returns nothing. What is the best ...
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Displaying markers within viewport for different country in google map?

I have multiple location. One is from Netherlands and one from India. How to display both country marker in google map view port? Currently only Netherlands markers are displayed. So I have to drag ...
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Is there any way to know which geocoded location coordinates returned by the Google maps API are wrong?

I have a dataset of about a million addresses. I was tasked with finding the latitudes and longitudes of all these addresses. I finished doing that (took about a week and about $3000 in credit card ...
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Elevation API: Same coordinates, different elevation result

I'm using google maps elevation API, but while asking a single request(single coordinates) and a multi-request(many coordinates), I'm getting different elevation result of the same latitude and ...
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Loading online google maps in AutoCAD?

How do I load Google imagery (online Google Maps) into AutoCAD Map 3D 2010 ?
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Google maps : Is it possible to draw a polygon and retrieve all street names within it?

Using Google Maps' API v3, is it possible to draw a polygon on a Google maps and get a list of all the street names that fall within that polygon?
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Can I retrieve google map data for traffic and whose the users?

Can I retrieve Google map data for traffic on a specific street? Does the the data include attributes about the users who are creating the traffic (users age in the traffic, gender, etc.)?
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Fix zip code polygon?

How do you go about correcting USPS Zip Code polygons? I have an address with a zip code assigned and recognized by the USPS. However, when I look at the USPS Zip Code polygon map I see the wrong ...
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How can I render custom google maps tiles with mapnik?

I'm currently developing my own little GIS service, that displays custom computed information on a google map. As you can see, I'm loading a custom tile overlay, where I renderd the information in a ...
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Get a gps navigatable file from a Google map available on a website

I am trying to download this - http://googlemapkml.publishpath.com/Websites/googlemapkml/files/Content/5880032/GEDriving66.htm - map on to my phone. My end goal is to be able to drive on this route, ...
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Getting geocodes of US highway EXITS using Google Maps API?

I am developing an application on Laravel where I would show nearby hotels around the user's current location. I have successfully done that part. Now if the user is going on the highway, I need to ...
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Adjusting Overlay of Google Satellite Base map and Parcel Boundary

I'm fairly new to QGIS and have bounced back between version 2.18 and 3.2. I've been unable to fix my overlaying issue regardless of versions, openlayers plugin, quickmapservices, and using XYZ tiles. ...
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ogr2ogr - conversion shapefile to kml - how to reduce the size of the output file?

Is possible to reduce the size of the output.kml file? ogr2ogr -f "KML" output.kml input.shx
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Read shapefiles in Python and render on Google Maps?

Is possible to read shapefiles in Python and render them on Google Maps? After research I'm really confused. Should I convert shapefiles to KML?
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Which point of elevation level from Google earth is referring to?

About the Google Maps elevation API, which point of the elevation level is referring to? Whether to the actual ground level, or the elevation level that one can detect from the aerial (eg: at ...