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missing data in the obatined map of CH4 concentration over India using Sentinel-5P dataset

I obtained the image given below for the CH4 concentration over India from June to August (Spring season) of 2019, 2020, and 2021 respectively. Unlike the images I got for other seasons, the data ...
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Seeking geocoding API specifically for India

I tried Nominatim with GeoPy but it is missing out >80% of locations which are all in India. I saw some APIs for specific countries such as (1) https://geocoding.geo.census.gov/ and (2) https://...
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"This area is too big to download" from the Planet Explorer plugin in QGIS

I am trying to get a satellite image for the entire of India in March 2020. When I had first installed the Planet_Explorer plugin and put in my criteria, I was able to see all the base maps for the ...
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How to get latitude and longitude coordinates from district names in India?

I have created a CSV file with the census data for India. One of the columns is District name in the CSV. However, since I do not have lat and long in the CSV file, QGIS is unable to accept and add it ...
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How to project WGS84 coordinates to calculate the distance in meters [duplicate]

I have geo coordinates from Google Maps which are WGS84 in decimal degrees for India. I want to calculate the distance between them in meters. Which projection should I use? I use ArcMap 10.4.1.
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Comparing cities polygon over time using Nightime lights [closed]

I am currently generating polygons of cities in India over time based on night light data. For this, I have been using the clump function in R and then converting them to polygons. My issue comes when ...
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Projection of Ramthal, India

I'm working on a project in India and have problem with match shapefile to Google base map. I have tried different projections but couldn't find the right one. What is the coordinate system to use in ...
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Projection system for India or Indian subcontinent with metric system

I am creating a buffer around my geometries using QGIS. The unit of the buffer is shown in degrees because the projection system is WGS84. I need to change the projection system so that unit for ...
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Seeking AVHRR NDVI data for NE India?

I'm looking for NDVI data 1 km res. of AVHRR for North East India. The data does not seems to be available in USGS. It only shows the US region. I have no idea about AVHRR. If the data is available ...
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Calculating area weighted average in ArcGIS Desktop?

I want to calculate area weighted average of districts of India. I have Particulate matter 2.5(PM2.5) data for Districts of India, and now I want to find area weighted average of PM2.5 for each of ...
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Seeking outline/boundary (shapefile) of Ganges river basin? [closed]

I'm looking for an outline/boundary (shapefile) of the Ganges river basin. Where can I find this?
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Which projection for Yamuna River shapefile covering Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh?

I am looking for a common projection for a shapefile of the Yamuna River to cover Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh (Allahabad) as I need to calculate an area. How do I find what projection to use?
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Seeking - Gurugram, (Haryana India) tehsil land use\Land cover statistics

I need landuse and land cover statistics for GURUGRAM district's four tehsils named- Gurugram, Manesar, Sohna, Farrukhnagar. LULC layers may be like Agricultural land, Builtup area, Open area, ...
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Seeking shapefile for Assam in India?

I am looking for a shapefile of Assam showing district-wide boundaries. I have searched in the net but I have not been able to locate one for Assam, even though shapefiles for India are available. ...
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Seeking land use/ land cover map, population density map for states of Gujarat and Maharashtra (in India)?

I need to find land use /land cover and population density layers for the states of Gujarat and Maharashtra in India.
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Ward Boundary of major city of india

i am looking for ward Boundary of major city of India Like Jhansi, i have try some sites where ward boundary is available like urban master plan and sildeshere but not found
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shapefiles of Mumbai ward map

I am looking for shapefiles for Mumbai ward wise map. This is required for my research work on disease mapping. Please could anyone share any link for the shapefiles.
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Name of Round road in Center of Amritsar, India?

New Info I just found out this area used to be a wall with 12 gates. Portions of the wall are still there. Still researching name of roads, or portions of the road, such as Bazaar Rd on South-West ...
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Getting historical administrative boundary GIS files for India?

I am currently working on a project for which I need to get GIS maps of India at a district-level in the 80's and 90's. India's district and state boundaries have changed considerably over the time ...
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Source for high resolution satellite images

I am looking for high resolution imagery of the Nicobar Islands. Ideally 3 images (2004, 2005 and 2014/15). My budget is 1500 USD. Which image providers would you advice? Until now I have only worked ...
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Source for shapefiles or geo-referenced data for Madhya Pradesh, India

I am looking for data sources/shapefiles (demographics, cities, infrastructure, transportation, land cover, geology, etc.) for the state of Madhya Pradesh, India (specifically the Dewas or Khargone ...
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Where can I find data related to hydro power production in india? [duplicate]

This could possibly include meteorological data/precipitation data aggregated on the district level and power line/ electric transmission infrastructure locations
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Seeking shapefiles for Indian Metros? [duplicate]

I am looking for shapefiles with ward boundaries for the following Indian cities: Mumbai (electoral wards), Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Surat and Kolkata. Does anyone has them or know where I can get them ...
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How to convert shapefile of India into a system with longitude and latitude system?

I have two shapefiles of India. One is without PoK and other is with Pok. I want to convert the shapefile of India with PoK into a co-ordinate system with longitude and latitude (same as without PoK). ...
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New Delhi, India, town level boundary files for GIS

I'm trying to find boundary files for New Delhi to map religious diversity (data here: http://www.censusindia.gov.in/DigitalLibrary/MFTableSeries.aspx), and I have downloaded the GADM files and tried ...
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Source for wind energy potential for India in GIS format

I am looking for wind energy data (they can be wind speed at any height or wind energy potential) for India in a GIS format. Like the data displayed the link below: http://www.arcgis.com/apps/...
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Solar potential or irradiation GIS data for India

I am looking for solar irradiation data for India in a gis format. Like the ones on the link below: http://www.arcgis.com/apps/OnePane/basicviewer/index.html?appid=bf886ca471a54e2c9127a54f60d4ca27
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How to get India OSM map offline in geoserver which looks similar to online OSM map?

I need to OSM map of India having same look and feel as of Online OSM map. I have done following steps for the same : I have downloaded India map OSM data from below link : http://download.geofabrik....
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Latest shapefiles of Indian states [duplicate]

I need shapefiles of Indian states that of 2011 which has almost 671 districts of India. Can anyone please help me?
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API to find polygon for cities and administrative boundaries in India

I am new to GIS and learning basics by going through various forums. I am looking for a way to get polygon coordinates for any place (city, 2nd/3rd order administrative division) in India. I started ...
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How to generate maps like some at Wikipedia?

I've absolutely no idea if this is a proper forum to ask this or not. But I know that I can at least get some information here. I was reading few wiki articles on Indian rivers and I'm very much ...
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Seeking India Block Boundaries? [duplicate]

I know this has been asked before (Where can I find block (sub-district) level boundaries for India?) and it seems it is still not possible to get better than district level data as a shapefile, but ...
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Seeking population of each Indian village and town?

There are over 600,000 villages in India. I want to get the population of each of the village according to 2011 census. I searched the http://censusindia.gov.in website for hours but could not get ...
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Seeking downloadable Village layers for India with census 2011 information? [duplicate]

Does anyone know where I could download a layer of all villages in India together with their populations (hopefully from the 2011 census)?
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shapefile for mumbai area or section wise

I am working on a project in which i need to plot data on Mumbai city map section wise or area wise but i am not able to get Shapefile for the same. Can anyone please provide me the link where i can ...
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Seeking shapefile for postal codes/zip codes of India?

I have been searching for free/paid (preferably free) sources for postal code shapefiles for India. Does anyone know where I can find one?
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How to get shapefiles or kml files for city map in India?

I am doing a project. In that I'm using QGIS for visualization purpose. Using the OpenLayers plug-in i am getting map of a city. What i want to know is whether I can convert that into shapefiles ...
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Shapefile for India which is up-to-date to display regional borders

I need a shapefile for India which is up-to-date to display the regional borders. By up-to-date (in 2014), I mean that it includes Telangana as a state. Many shapefiles that I downloaded do not have ...
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Downloading GIS layers from India-WRIS (Water Resources Information System of India)? [closed]

How do you download GIS layers from the India-WRIS (Water Resources Information System of India) web GIS application?
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Seeking shapefile of Indian electricity grid? [closed]

Does anybody know where I can find a shapefile of the major components of the Indian electricity grid? Ideally, I'd get transmission/other high-voltage lines, substations, generating units, and ...
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Group multiple rasters in MapServer?

I had a map file for each state (raster file) of India. Now I want to group all map files to show a single raster or single map file? How I can do in using QGIS or any platform?.
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Seeking block (sub-district) level boundaries for India?

I'm looking for block (sub-district) level shapefiles for India. The GADM database only has files for the 2300 Tehsils, whereas I'm looking for the about 5500 Census blocks (sub-districts) for any ...
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Creating custom CRS for India toposheets using QGIS? [duplicate]

Indian toposheets (pre-2000 series) of 1:50k scale are in Polyconic projection, with Everest 1956 spheroid and India-nepal datum. How do I create a custom CRS in QGIS to represent this, so that I can ...
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How to identify in googlemaps with below data [duplicate]

How to draw polygon in google maps with below point data?It should be plot in India Andhrapadesh startpoint endpoint startpoin xpos , Ypos endpoint xpos,ypos _0 _2 713.955, 1068....
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Seeking shapefiles for Indian Constituencies?

The GIS data officially provided by the government is only available as PDF maps. Some people have shared shapefiles for the previous delimitation but these are outdated. Parliamentary constituency ...
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How to Draw/plot or identify in GoogleMaps with below PointData

How to Draw/plot or identify in GoogleMaps with below PointData? Below are the points generated from spatial cadastre software. PointName Xpos Ypos _1 341.0926 527.9615 _10 669.1454 527....
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Converting longitude and latitude coordinates to Indian Grid system?

How to convert lat/long coordinates to Indian Grid system? I've googled for a couple of days but didnt find the exact algorithm for this. and i got a link Indian Grid System. but i didnt get a ...
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Where can I find a list of states, districts and tehsil names in India?

I need only names for making a chained dropdown list for users to select location correctly and submit the data. Please provide any resources. I emailed censusindia.gov.in but no reply from them.
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Does India Have a CORS (Continuously Operating Reference Stations) Network?

Does India have a CORS (Continuously Operating Reference Stations) network? If yes, can anybody provide more details about it?
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Why are Bounding Coordinates not as expected? [closed]

I have a shapefile in GCS_WGS_1984 projection, but the bounding coordinates/Feature extent shows the wrong coordinates in the screenshot below. . I tried to change the projection, by deleting the *....
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