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Creating mapping software and SQL Server db [on hold]

I am trying to create a web application or desktop application (Not sure which one would be better in this case) where I can plot locations of my agents and also the prospect's house addresses on the ...
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Why does size of circle object drawn in Google Maps increase when moving it away from Equator

I'm building a web app that allows the user to search the database based on his Google Maps location and a customizable search area around the location. I've noticed that when I keep the radius of the ...
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Reverse geocode through Google Maps API inaccurate?

I have placed around a 1000 markers in my area through Google My Maps, transformed the KML file to CSV, and now want to transform the coordinates to addresses. I am just testing with the first 5 to ...
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Google / Mapbox static maps displaying custom image with certain bounds

I have a process which generates a simple Google Static Map (can also be a MapBox static image as the code is pretty much interchangeable). It's recycled code from a project I found years ago. The ...
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Extracting travel times from Google Maps for a certain time?

I got the idea that it could be interesting to make a regular daily query to the route planning feature of Google Maps to collect statistics about commuting times. For example: ask Google Maps every ...
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Geocoding using Google Services on MMQGIS

I am trying to geo-code a list of addresses using Google web services. I have a Google API key and MMQGIS runs, but geo-codes 0 locations. At first I thought my data was unreadable, but when I run ...
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Using Pix4d google_tiles KML outside of Google Earth

I am using Pix4d to generate orthomosaic tiles. I would like to display these in something other than the HTML that is provided. Possibly have 2 or three shown on the same window. The full ...
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Reprojecting CRS from Geocode API fails to match shapefile CRS

I have a shapefile obtained from this link. library(rgdal) library(rgeos) dir <- tempdir() unzip('~/Downloads/4106902.zip', exdir = paste0(dir, '/4106902')) shape <- readOGR(paste0(dir, '/...
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How to convert shapefile into Google Maps-compatible GeoJSON? [duplicate]

I have a shapefile whose Coordinate Reference System's NAD_1983_CORS96_StatePlane_ Florida_East_FIPS_0901_Ft_US/ESRI:103257. How do I convert this shapefile into a .geojson file that can be read onto ...
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Pass coordinates to recenter google map iframe from parent page

Can somebody tell me where my code is wrong? Here is the code block to pass from the parent to the iframe: document.getElementById('street').contentWindow.map.setCenter({lat:latt, lng:lon}); This ...
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maxZoom doesn't work Google Maps API

I use Google Map Tiles (lvl 16 to 25). But, I can't reach more than 22 maxZoom level when I use the maptype Roadplan and 20 when I use the maptype satellite.. I would like to increase the maxZoom to ...
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Opening Google Maps Street View from Google Maps Image

Is there a way I can link the Google Maps Street View Image to the actual Google Maps so when a user clicks on the image it takes them to the address in Google Maps Street View? Right now I only have ...
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Google Earth Engine: pop-up when clicking on geometry/Feature

This may be more of a JavaScript question than a GIS question. I'm adding feature points to a GEE map (https://code.earthengine.google.com/2d6c3146e5468cb9f14e10039ca22b59). My goal is to map point ...
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Getting WMS address from ArcGIS Online service?

Was wondering if there was a way to get a WMS service address/feature/functionality from an ArcGIS online service, to provide Tile functionality? i.e. If I want to use this ArcGIS online service (...
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Add custom icon via mapbox.attr

I try to add my custom icon via mapIcon attr but doesn't work: <script type="text/javascript"> function fc_addressint_initMap(mapBox) { var mapLatLon = eval("(" + mapBox.attr("...
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Returning raw address from pandas column using Geopy?

I have a Pandas dataframe, and I'm calling a geopy function on each row of 'address_original' column to get as much detail as possible about every address from geopy.geocoders import GoogleV3 ...
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Getting GPS coordinates of an ending point based on a specific road, a starting point and length

In an Excel file, through VBA, I would like to have the GPS coordinates of a certain point, starting from the previous known point and the length of a specific highway (or a road). I mean a "delta" ...
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Consuming real-time traffic data from Google Maps?

In order to microprocess an logistic study about the best path to take, I need to consume, somehow, real-time traffic data from Google Maps. Is there an "open source" way to do this? The ...
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Controlling order KML Polygons are drawn using Google Maps API?

I am creating an application that allows users to turn on and off KML layers: The KML layers are hosted on ArcGIS Online, and I'm bringing them into the application by creating a new KML Layer ...
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KML file problem with Google Docs

I can't make this work. I have a JavaScript program that should upload a KML and it does not work. Uploading the same KML manually in Google Maps works perfectly <!DOCTYPE html> <html> &...
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Google Maps API - Missing administrative levels - How to deal with islands

Example: Spain>Balearic Islands>Ibiza Spain>Balearic Islands>Mallorca Spain>Balearic Islands>Menorca Currently Google Maps is defining the island of Ibiza at the same level as the places on the ...
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Google Earth like tool to direct query spatial data from an SQL database

I'm looking for a desktop reporting tool which allows me to query spatial SQL data via direct query. I'm looking for a simple application end user without any GIS knowledge can use. I've tested ...
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Fetching the nearest location of points, while accounting for bodies of water

I've got a database of points (in this case, schools) and in my app, users search for the nearest ones to them. Under the hood, we're currently using ElasticSearch to filter by latlng (using Geo ...
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How to correctly select a edge of a polygon in Google Maps?

How to correctly select a edge of a polygon in Google Maps? So far, I was able to create a simple demo here You can try the code to see that there's a bug wherein it doesn't select the last edge of ...
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Capturing total area generated from Google Maps' measurement tool in parent web page

I'm attempting to embed Google Maps in one of my web pages, specifically to use the measurement tool to allow users to measure buildings. When I'm on the web page that is embedding Google Maps, how ...
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How to create a custom draggable rectangle overlay in Google Maps?

I'm trying to emulate a functionality in a certain app wherein a user can draw a rectangle and and hold & drag it. Then upon dragging, it shows the current length, width and area. It's hard to ...
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How to save marker and polyline in database?

I want to store marker and polyline in the database. In this script, I have 3 functions, that is to draw a polyline, marker and the point of destination. Can anyone fix my script below? var map; var ...
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Cutting area from polygon in Google Maps API? [closed]

I found this example here. var map; function initialize() { map = new google.maps.Map( document.getElementById("map"), { center: new google.maps.LatLng(37.4419, -122.1419), zoom: 13,...
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ArcGIS Network Analyst - Using Bing Maps API or Google Maps API? [closed]

I'm looking for a resource we can use as a network dataset in the ArcGIS Network Analyst to calculate drive/walking times from locations to the nearest transportation hubs (Roads & Highways, Local ...
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Separate interstate and non-interstate roads from a given route

I have direction steps from city A to city B (obtained from Google Directions API). I need to differentiate the interstate road distances from non-interstate distances in the route. Google ...
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MySQL Query for Google Map Developer

Need your advice, i have used Google Map API for my WEB site based on MySQL database, I would like to know if MySQL Query can be implemented on Google Map API's. So it would display marker based on ...
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Getting geom of a path from a route in here maps api

I am migrating my laravel application from Google maps to Here maps. As a part, i will use routing api for a given start point and end point. In google maps, routing api could get encoded geometry for ...
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How do duplicate script on Google Earth Engine code editor

I'm following https://docs.google.com/document/d/1bRCEB8ybRUp2D6vFc7mjqDMG2bpmCd2iTPQIEern0mk/edit#, its about classification and regression. I followed the regression part then I'll do the ...
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Collecting 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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Flying a tour along a (KML) route and exporting frames

I'm pretty new to the Earth Engine / GIS cosmos so please excuse my inexperience. I'm working on a project for which I want to fly a virtual drone along a KML (or any GPS waypoint) route and export ...
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Converting Google Maps lat long to EPSG:6706

I'm sending a WMS GetFeatureInfo() request, but there is something wrong because the returned info does not appropriate a clicked point. I suspect that the error is in the BBOX parameter of the ...
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Principal Component Analysis (PCA) issue on Spectral indices and transformations of Earth Engine

Following the Principal Component Analysis (PCA) section on Lab 4: Spectral indices and transformations from https://developers.google.com/earth-engine/edu I reached a point which its not clear, in ...
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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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Fusion table query using variable?

I am new to google map api as well as fusion table. I want to make a dynamic query using fusion table. for that i am using the following piece of code: var layer3 var yr = 2015; layer3 = new ...
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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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Getting the departure time based on a desired arrival time for driving

Context: I'm working on a logical problem as part of my Msc. thesis in GIS. I want to calculate the departure time (output) based on a desired arrival time (input). I have chosen to use an API to ...
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Google maps dynamically load marker after center_changed with minimum distance

I would like to load dynamically markers (trees) to get displayed around the center of a google map. I call the script xml_trees.php on our server passing the southwest and the nordeast coordinates of ...
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Dynamic styling of data layer (icons) in Google maps api v3

I want to use different icons based on attibute values 'art' in a Google Maps data.layer. I've defined an customIcons object with all the styling options I need. var customIcons = { Ap: { ...
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Display the data layer to info windows taken from GeoJSON

I have a problem for displaying data to info windows on the Google Maps Data layer. Here I use GeoJSON to load data. can anyone help me? var map; function initMap() { map = new google.maps.Map(...
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Loading Markers via XML and adding Infobox using Google Maps API V3?

I'm having a couple of issues that I can't seem to resolve so I'm going to throw this out there to the community. I'm trying to create a Google Map that loads markers based off an existing XML file (...
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Changing color scale in KML files?

I want to work with kml/kmz files in the Google Maps API, but I want to remap the color scales. Is that possible? Here are example kml/kmz files where I'd like to change the color representation ...
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Incorrect tile repeating in WMS?

I am trying to leverage my GeoServer and add a WMS layer to a map created with of Google Maps. What I am getting instead is the tile repeated across the display. I am passing the BBox from the ...
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How to show on Leaflet: WMS on top of OpenMapTiles (vector PBF)?

I made a simple Leaflet page with the following content: Overlays: a geojson polygon file WMS polygon layer from Geoserver of my own (tiled=true) Baselayers: All 4 Google Maps: road, terrain, ...
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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 ...