Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 175 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

Questions tagged [google-maps]

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

0
votes
1answer
353 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
230 views

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. ...
0
votes
1answer
33 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
813 views

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 ...
-5
votes
2answers
413 views

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....
0
votes
0answers
150 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
140 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
44 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
335 views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
212 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
904 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
153 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
71 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
889 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
785 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
994 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
172 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
283 views

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.
1
vote
0answers
91 views

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 = [...
0
votes
1answer
323 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
124 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
117 views

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.
0
votes
1answer
485 views

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', ...
0
votes
1answer
316 views

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/...
-1
votes
1answer
428 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
148 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
73 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
256 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
7k views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
43 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
197 views

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?
1
vote
0answers
40 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
765 views

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: ...
0
votes
0answers
44 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
234 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
75 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
49 views

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....
0
votes
0answers
81 views

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 ...
6
votes
2answers
2k views

What is the new projection for Google Maps called?

Google released a new projection for the desktop version of Google Maps which appears to preserve the spherical nature of the Earth at all zoom levels. The old projection was called “Web Mercator”. ...
1
vote
1answer
188 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
226 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
439 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
80 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
133 views

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 ...
0
votes
3answers
812 views

Loading online google maps in AutoCAD?

How do I load Google imagery (online Google Maps) into AutoCAD Map 3D 2010 ?
1
vote
1answer
894 views

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?
1
vote
0answers
59 views

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.)?
1
vote
0answers
273 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
241 views

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 ...