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Questions tagged [grids-graticules]

Grids and Graticules include reference grids, measured grids and graticules

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Grid lines and text together with Atlas. Problems with some scales for each map

I'm having trouble using the "Grids" option in the QGIS 6.3 composer layout. If I define the Interval units in Centimeters the coordinates on the map (text) are NOT referenced to the coordinate ...
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Using grid in globe map indicator of ArcGIS Pro?

I'm trying to reproduce a map indicator such as: But in ArcGIS Pro, grids are only available to 2D maps. So far I've got this: Is there a way to add a grid in 3D maps without adding an extra layer (...
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Subdividing square buffer in sub-units using QGIS?

I've been trying for a while now to create a grid inside a square buffer, so that it can be divided into a pre-defined number of sub-units. Creating a grid that covers the whole area is not ideal ...
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Drawing graticule with GDAL/OGR?

I'm trying to generate a graticule with user-defined range of latitude, longitude, and interval; however, my code only displays one line of latitude and one line of longitude when loading it in QGIS. ...
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Error in points or military academy dataset?

I travel regularly to sites around Vietnam reported in declassified Australian military documents. All grid coordinates are reported in abbreviated MGRS and are usually quite accurate. In recent ...
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Grid is not showing exact Lat-Lon of the map image in QGIS Printcomposer?

I am trying to print a map using QGIS 3.6. My study area is situated within 23.55’42”N 89.27’43”E to 23.55’47”N 89.95’01”E. I am using a Landsat image as map image, The map projection is EPSG 32645 (...
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QGIS 3.4 $area not equal for same shape

First, I created a regular grid of the size 1km^2 (epsg: 2056). Then I calculated the area of of this grid using different GIS: Python: arcpy area_arc # Python Setup import arcpy arcpy.env....
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API to fetch Earth Grid tiles / squares, with data on Countries they represent ? (python)

The purpose is to build a dictionary of earth grid's squares: for each square, I know their coordinates and the country they represent. This may be something similar to https://gis.stackexchange.com/...
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Grid rendering in QGIS?

Rendering a grid in QGIS causes problems: The outmost grid line is not drawn on different zoom-levels: Here it is ok: While here it is not ok: I have tried to change these rendering-settings, but ...
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Convert Raster to grid in order to open it in Excel

I have 2 raster files and I want to nalyse the correlation between values in the two layers , So I want to convert raster files to grids/arrays so as to run an analytical algorithm on them like PCA ...
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Interpolation of data points

I have a layer of points that represent bus stops. Each point has a value (quality of service, between 0 and 100). I need to create a grid (resolution 25m) by interpolating the points values. For ...
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Grid net contour/outline QGIS [closed]

How to make a contour/outline of grid net polygon? Just need a thick boundary of the grid net to make the result more "beautiful". I tried to do it somehow in symbology, but unsuccessfully.
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Making grids in QGIS

In QGIS I am trying to make a map with the Maidenhead Locator System overlayed. I am making these overlays with QGIS's create grid tool but the grids are not coming out right. If I leave the map ...
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How to cover data by circles, limited by a maximum of values?

I have a regular grid with a cell width of 200 meters (available as raster and vector data set). Each cell has a value from 0 to 2000. I now want to draw circles around these cells in such a way ...
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GridMetrics output does not align with base DTM?

I am trying to derive grid metrics from LiDAR (.las) file using FUSION's GridMetrics tool. My problem is that the output raster from GridMetrics does not align with the base DTM used to run the tool. ...
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Spatial grids over a shapefile or spatialpolygonsdataframe

I want to create a grid of 4 by 4km and then place it on a shapefile that I converted to a raster. The final product is a plot of my study area and my set of coordinates inside this created grids on ...
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How can I properly create a Robinson world map with grid and coordinate frame in QGIS Map Composer?

I am trying to create a world map in Robinson projection (EPSG: 54030)from the Wikimedia World Map, using QGIS Map Composer. It should have a grid (spacing about 20°, not too bold/aggressive) and a ...
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British National Grid Sheet Reference Letters in Print Layout

I have managed to get a custom grid on the print layout to convert northing and eastings (XY) to ESPG:27700 grid references i.e NS00 through to NS99. The problem I am coming across is when when NS99 ...
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Using ArcObjects in ArcPy to change map grids in Data Driven Pages

I'm a newcomer to Python and have been working on using ArcPy scripts to automate Data Driven Pages in ArcGIS. I would like some help please to use ArcObjects in ArcPy and change map grids in DDP with ...
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How can I label the coordinate position of the grid coordinate lines

I need to display the coordinates of the grid lines. I saw this article 'Fun with Graticules', which has much common with that I want to do. But I still have a question. How did you create the new ...
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Vector to grid - Computing statistics by grid cells

I have a vector point data from drifting buoys (speed, direction, sst, slp) that I want to analyse in a grid. What are the right tools for this? Example of my points data below. Each point has the ...
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How to put graticule on QGIS [closed]

How to put coordinates on grid using WGS 84 as the CRS.
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Change suffix label on decimal grid in print composer

I want to change my suffix label on decimal grid/measured grid coordinates for a map canvas in the print composer from "N" or "E" to "m.N" and "m.E". How can I achieve this?
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How to create one grid from specific set of points using QGIS?

I need to create one grid/fishnet from a set of points (coordinates). I tried to do it with the point to path tool following this three steps: 1-Vertical's rows: I numbered the points in the ...
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Annotation group for data frame grid in ArcGIS

I am working in a project which I should label two types of grids (one is projected and the other is geographic) in the same data frame (layout view). Often there is an overlap of these coordinate ...
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Regular grid for whole planet

I`m trying to generate rectangular grid for whole world with fixed cell size in 350 meters (width and height are equals). What i tried to do: 1) in main loop iterate trough longitude in range [-180; ...
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Geolocation using global map in ArcGIS Desktop? [closed]

I want to show my study sites (15 from different countries) using a global map in ArcGIS Desktop. I'd like to show latitudes and longitudes (perhaps with a map grid). Is there a way to drop pins ...
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Setting up lat/long graticule with 1 min output in QGIS?

I would like to set up a lat/long graticule in QGIS with output being a line shapefile with values in Degrees and Minutes, and grid lines shown at every even 1 minute (e.g. 13°23' W, 13°24' W, 13°25' ...
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Setting grid in QGIS that automatically adjust its intervals?

I am setting a template for multiple maps in QGIS 3 Layout and i was wondering if there is a way of automatically adjusting the grid's interval as a function of the scale of the map? I did a bit of ...
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Precision Ag and UTM declination

I've written an open source Precision Agriculture application called AgOpenGPS that does everything from auto steer, to mapping, implement and section turn on/off, auto headland turns and more. It's ...
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Can you make QGIS decorations scale dependent?

I have a QGIS project that includes a grid decoration. Is it possible to display this decoration only when zoomed in? I.e. can decorations in QGIS have scale dependent visibility?
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Grid creation with specific rows and columns

I have a shapefile for a property boundary and i want to create a grid over this boundary. However I want to be able to specify the number of Rows and Columns, I would also like each individual grid ...
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Issue with vector grid and calculating area QGIS

I'm trying to determine the area of occurence from a large polygon superimposed onto 2km x 2km grids. The goal is to have a slightly coarser answer then a straight area of the original polygon as the ...
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Rotating labeling of grid in ArcGIS Desktop?

I have a doubt I would like to know if you can rotate the labeling of the grid. Look at the image 1, the grid is rotated but the labeling is still perpendicular, I need the labeling to be parallel to ...
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Calculate Grid Convergence Angle within ModelBuilder Model

I am trying to use the 'Calculate Grid Convergence Angle" tool (from Cartography toolbox -> Data Driven Pages) into ModelBuilder. The tool is pretty simple - (1) import, (2) remove no data (3) ...
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Listing features and their respective map grid in QGIS

I am trying to list map features and the Reference Grid they fall into. The grid is setup in the Print Composer as a 50mmx50mm grid over a 400mmx400mm map with Cells Labeled as 1A, 1B, etc.. I didn't ...
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Local grids with rotated north in QGIS

Like many people in geology and archaeology I need to work with local grids that have eastings and northings from a specific reference point, and typically have a difference alignment/direction of ...
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Add gridlines to projected map in R

I am producing some maps to include in a publication. However, I am not able to include a graticule on my plot such that it resembles that in the image shown below. The image is projected but still ...
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Creating grid in ArcGIS Pro that looks exactly same as Corner Label Grid in ArcMap?

When creating a grid in ArcMap I would choose the Label Style Format of Corner label in the Grid Properties dialog box. I am attempting to create the same grid in ArcGIS Pro, I understand you have to ...
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Using ArcGIS Pro Graticule Ticks and Labels?

I want to display my Latitude ticks and labels along the left and right of my data frame and the longitudinal ticks and labels along the top and bottom of the data frame. In ArcGIS Desktop this has ...
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use custom grids in leaflet

is there a way to use/transform from the custom grid in this WMTS Capabilities to the osm grid to use the wmts with leaflet ? I'm using the leaflet-tilelayer-wmts plugin and i cannot display any tile ...
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Avoid scientific notation in custom grid labels in QGIS 3

In previous versions of QGIS I used this expression to make 3-figure coordinates for my maps: substr( @grid_number , length( @grid_number ) -4,3) At the 4000000 mark this used to give me a value ...
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Custom format for a grid with degrees, minutes, seconds with suffix using letter from another language

I am designing a map in French where West is "Ouest", and thus the map should read 45°23′67′′O instead of 45°23′67′′W. I am using a version of QGIS in English (update: in the French version of QGIS, ...
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Creating a Grid in WGS 84 in Feet

I am using Using QGIS 18.16 to try and create a grid measured in feet. I am having some issues with the best way to create a accurate grid in a project projected in WGS 84. I know that it uses ...
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Problem with grid labels in grid composer

I am having some trouble with the print composer. First I set a fixed scale the proper scale for my map. Second, I set the width and height. Third I set the fixed X and Y minimum for my map. For ...
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QGIS 2.18 - how to plot a new point a certain distance and az from another point

I'm trying to figure out a way to plot a new point (or series of points) along a given az and a fixed interval. Essentially, I'm trying to build a grid for soil sampling. ty
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How to choose the grid node that falls in Germany from gridded estimated climate data in R? [duplicate]

I am newbie to deal with climate data, so let me go straight with my question. I downloaded data from climate data which asked me to register first before accessing their dataset, and those data are ...
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Raster from grid shape

I have a .shp file from a grid. I read it and calculate the centroids. This data.frame has the latitude, longitude and some numbers in order making reference to the id of the grid's square. Something ...
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Adding lon/lat grid on map in QGIS 3.0?

I am working through this tutorial that I think was intended for 2.8x - https://www.qgistutorials.com/en/docs/making_a_map.html Step 24 advises on how to add a grid on a map in Layout view. But ...
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Offline MGRS Nearby [closed]

Is there anyone of us here experienced to use the Mgrs Nearby http://www.nearby.org.uk/google/Gridlines_mgrs.kml.pl in googleEarth Pro? It is a helpful .kml specially to navigators because it ...