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Questions tagged [nominatim]

Is a tool to search OSM data by name and address and to generate synthetic addresses of OSM points (reverse geocoding).

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MMQGIS Geocode is failing in QGIS 3

I am facing troubles geocoding the CSV file in QGIS 3 with MMQGIS (OpenStreetMap). Images below are showing my workflow and the problem that I am encountering. I am getting the following error: ...
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Filter Nominatim data by Class or Type

Is it possible to prevent certain results based on "class" and/or "types"? For example, I do not want any results that have the following class or types: class: natural, highway type: peak, footway, ...
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How to save an OSM nominatim query's output to a csv file?

We have to reverse geocode 1000's of address and want the output of the queries in a csv/txt format. Currently if i run this query in a browser https://nominatim.openstreetmap.org/reverse?format=xml&...
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Extract a list of global state (second-level entity) names from Nominatim

My web app requires reverse geocoding information to render content. I use Nominatim's reverse geocoding service, and have found out that in about (estimation) 40% of the cases, the second-level ...
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How to search any query using Overpass API [closed]

Nominatim API can accept query without adding any name, class, type, city, amenity and so on to the request: https://nominatim.openstreetmap.org/search?q=MacDonald&format=json How to do the same ...
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GeoPandas geocode error when using Nominatim

I am following this lesson about Geocoding. I have entered: # Import necessary modules import pandas as pd # Filepath fp = r"addresses.txt" # Read the data data = pd.read_csv(fp, sep=';') data....
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Searching a street based on a connected street in Nominatim

We installed Nominatim and used it for searching POIs in a local server. I've explored the address format in Nominatim which is in the following order: road neighborhood suburb city boundary county ...
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Reading GeoJSON file and querying Nominatim?

I need to loop through a GeoJSON file, where for each "feature", find the city where the track started: with open('input.geojson') as f: gj = geojson.load(f) for track in gj['features']: #OK ...
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User_Agent argument in Nominatim in GeoPy

I am trying to understand argument in package geopy and Nominatim geocoder. from geopy.geocoders import Nominatim geolocator = Nominatim(user_agent="specify_your_app_name_here") from their ...
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Nominatim North America update

I want to keep updated my fresh install of Nominatim 3.1.0. I have installed North America maps from this (http://download.geofabrik.de/north-america-latest.osm.pbf) file. According to the article (...
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Finding layout of points on road?

The problem I'm trying to solve is finding layout of street lights on a street. The street lights can be arranged in the following layout: one-side, two-side opposite, staggered, or median, etc. as ...
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Is geocoding with Nominatim available for all the countries

I am trying to geocode an address using Nominatim for Malaysia but it cannot recognize it using his page: https://nominatim.openstreetmap.org/ . Is Nominatim available only for certain countries?
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Android application development by using openstreetmap

Yesterday, I have managed to install my own tile server for One country and we can see the map, its working. The END Goal is, We will build a Vehicle tracking software by using our tiles. Currently ...
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What is meaning of 'accuracy' and 'confidence' in Nominatim search results?

I have the search result for the string "12 street" from Nominatim in GeoJSON (Python geocoder library): 'geometry' : {'coordinates': [-110.0121359, 53.2489107], 'type': 'Point'}, '...
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Using own postcode database in Nominatim?

I don't want (need) to use the UK postcode (https://www.nominatim.org/data/gb_postcode_data.sql.gz) in my Nominatim. Is there a way to create my own postcode database to offer to my Nominatim?
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OSM - Nominatim - ERROR: Scripts must be run from build directory

i'm trying to setup my own nominatim server in a CentOS 7 VirtualMachine. I'm using this guide which is followed here for data import. This line gives me trouble when trying to import data: ./utils/...
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Nominatim geojson

I'm newbie in openlayers, but I have tried to add geojson from nominatim to vector layer var vectorLayer = new ol.layer.Vector({ source: new ol.source.Vector({ format: new ol.format.GeoJSON(), ...
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Nominatim - from Point to Polygon (town, city boundary)

I'm struggling with Nominatim's Search and Reverse. What I want, is to reverse geocode a Point and get a (Multi)Polygon. An administrative boundary (town, city scale preferred). reverse geocoding: ...
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Geocoding with Latitude and Longitude in OpenLayers3

I have Longitude and Latitude, I would like to connect to Geocoding or Nominatim and get the address of these Lat and Lon. I want to do it in OpenLayers 3 using OSM. With help from @ThomasG77, I ...
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Nominatim where does it get children info

I am trying to build a reverse geocoder that returns all the areas that a geo location point is located in. Neighbourhoods being the lowest level i am interested in. I am using the Europe OSM file ...
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Get city country with different names

I am using django-cities and geopy. I am trying to get city name, id and country name, id based on given latitude and longitude. Normally this is how you can get city and country using geopy. from ...
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How to get long and lat data for elements of the type <way> in OSM?

I downloaded the geonames file for my city. Then I used osmfilter to keep my nodes of interest (those with name tags in this case). I am trying to construct some sort of dictionary which maps location ...
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I received a max limit on Geocoding address using MMQGIS when choosing OSM/Nominatim

I was trying to run a geocode process (~20,000 addresses) using MMQGIS and the OSM/Nominatim web service. On the first run I input my CSV file and designated all parameters. However, I hit a max ...
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query to local Nominatim in R

I need a batch geocoding server so I set up one in docker. But I need to do geocoding in R and package hrbrmstr/nominatim is mostly recommended for that. But it only provides the function for query to ...
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Find importance of OSM location [closed]

This is scenario: I am tourist in a new place, say city, and I want to use smart phone to get interesting places around me. To do that I search OSM (using overpass API) for nodes and ways with tag "...
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Add custom data into Nominatim geocoding search?

I have installed Nominatim on my local server to receive addresses from long/lat. I would like to add custom data to the search itself. I would like to store locations of the rooms of our buildings. ...
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Nominatim search result difference between IE and Chrome

When searching for specific addresses in Nominatim I see different results in IE compared to Chrome. For example: Im Singes 1 63225 Langen Deutschland http://nominatim.openstreetmap.org/search.php?q=...
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Import only specific attributes to nominatim

I'm trying to set up my own nominatim server. For this I used a Dockerimage (https://github.com/helvalius/nominatim-docker/issues). So I want to import all the german data but this seems to be a huge ...
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Move Nominatim data from one system to another system

We have a Ubantu 14 server which is running the Nominatim service with postgres database. Now we are tring to upgrade the Ubantu to latest, not able to upgrade because the postgres is installed ...
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Leaflet popup LatLong geocoder

I have a problem today with the Nominatim reverse geocoder for Leaflet. I found a solution on github : https://github.com/perliedman/leaflet-control-geocoder , but I don't know how to use it. I ...
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Missing OSM Points after importing osm.pbf into PostGIS DB

Can you tell me how to import OSM data into PostGIS database without lose any data? I am using map extracts from https://mapzen.com . At first I download Raw OpenStreetMap datasets in PBF, but after ...
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Forgot to enable hierarchical updates on my Nominatim database. How can I fix stale data?

I have been running a Nominatim server for a few months. The server is updated with Osmosis. Over time, I have seen my data slowly get out of date. I believe the reason is that I forgot to enable ...
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How to put the two regions and countries data on OpenStreetMap into postgresql?

I'm developing a WebGIS in Linux development platform that cannot use internet and need to deal with maps and positioning. I have used nominatim on OpenStreetMap to implement it. I use postgresql ...
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Query country border polygon from OpenStreetMap [closed]

Is it possible to download the polygons of countries from OpenStreetMap using Nominatim web API? If so, how should I query its points? In the example responses from Nominatim on OpenStreetMap wiki ...
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Overpass api intersection

I have a lat-lon point, translated to a street name via nominatim, and I want to find the intersecting streets to retrieve the user something like this: 123rd St, between 456th Bv and 789th Rd ...
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Proper query of OSM APIs

I'm pretty new to maps and geographic systems. Maybe you can help me out with this OSM problems. I'm working on web application in WebGL, and I have two major questions: I would like to know how to ...
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Offline geocoding for web on windows systems

I'm developing an WebGIS in windows development plantform that cannot use internet and need to deal with maps and positioning. The place where I need to geocode to is HongKong. Download OpenStreetMap'...
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Query limit Nominatim

I have a local Nominatim instance in which I carry out searches within a bounding box. The problem is that for whatever value of limit, I get a maximum of 50 results. I understand that this is the ...
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Maintain Nominatim with my own data

I just started using google map API but found some restrictions on daily request limit. After some research I found I can use open street map, but has its own request restrictions. To resolve I ...
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Address feature missing in Nominatim returned data

When you search http://nominatim.openstreetmap.org the details page shows a lot of information and some are missing when querying nominatim. For example when I search for "choisy" : http:/nominatim....
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Difference between Nominatim and Overpass-Api? [closed]

What is the difference between Nominatim and Overpass-Api? What can't I do with Nominatim that I can do with the overpass-api ?
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How to obtain openstreet API key for nominatim (r)?

I wanted to use r package nominatim for my program written in R. I tried to run very simple example osm_search('Cracow University of Economics'), however I got the following error: Please provide a ...
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Finding relation between Nominatim row and gb_postcode table row?

Currently I have PgAdmin 3 open with a copy of the Nominatim DB I processed on a Linux virtual machine. I imported the gb_postcode.sql database successfully from the Nominatim documentation but I'm ...
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How does Nominatim know my address which is not (as far as I can tell) in OSM Database?

I am looking for an additional source for geocoding and reverse geocoding. I went to http://www.openstreetmap.org and clicked the button to query my current location. Nominatim returned a "house" ...
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Openstreetmap Nominatim web service API - Result language

I notices something strange: When I execute simple request: https://nominatim.openstreetmap.org/reverse?format=xml&lat=45&lon=10&zoom=18&addressdetails=0 From the PC web browser for ...
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Reverse Geocoding, Nominatim, TIGER & residential house numbers

Coming across Nominatim/Installation it says: In the US, the OSM instance of Nominatim uses TIGER address data to complement the still sparse OSM house number data. Basically I'm wonder how it ...
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Trying to show an OSM/Nominatim relation on an OpenLayers 3 map

I am trying to show the boundary of relation 4569(Brugge, West Flanders, Flanders, Knokke-Heist) on an OpenLayers 3 type map, like http://nominatim.openstreetmap.org . But I don't know how to proceed. ...
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API Nominatim - Draw the Polygon

I'm using OL3 with the searching API Nominatim. I have a search bar and I execute this : http://nominatim.openstreetmap.org/search/"+string+"? format=json&addressdetails=1&limit=1&...
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Barefoot more Details Road ID

I currently using Barefoot (https://github.com/bmwcarit/barefoot) for several Route Matching tasks. The installation and usage of Barefoot just worked fine. The matching already works and I got some ...
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Nominatim address locator does't give longitude [closed]

I'm trying to geocode my addresses based on this tutorial: http://www.digital-geography.com/geocoding-addresses-in-arcgis-the-other-approach/#.VzMq_IR97Rb But Whenever I use Nominatim geocoder it ...