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Hyperspectral Imagery of Mineral Deposits [on hold]

I am very new to this, and I was wondering how I could search for mineral deposits using hyperspectral imagery available from satellites? My search area is in Northern Africa, and I am interested in ...
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Storing raster data with Java into Oracle Spatial [on hold]

I have a Java application that processes raster data. At the end of the process I plan to store the raster in oracle spatial. What is the best way to do this? I had a look at geotools but I did not ...
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Seeking free application or web service for reverse geocoding [on hold]

I'm looking for a fast and free web service or local application (this it would be better, a local service with database of street, numbers, city, etc.) for reverse geocoding. I could use google but ...
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How to visualise vehicle trajectory data on road maps using python? [on hold]

I have a dataset which contains, among other things, GPS coordinates of routes taken by vehicles. I am using pandas for the data analysis but I'm a complete newbie when it comes to GIS. I would like ...
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Create Quick View Orthophotos from aerial images and exterior orientation metadata [on hold]

I'm looking for a way to get a quick overview of aerial images taken together with exterior orientation data. Available are horizontal and vertical coordinates of the camera, focal length and also the ...
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Adding M values using Python

Is there a python library that can be used to make a line shapefile m-aware? To be achieved only using python code and not arcpy libraries
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Batch converting NAD83 Z12 to NAD83 Z13

I have a need to to convert a CSV file that was surveyed in NAD83 Zone 12 to NAD83 Zone 13 coordinates, is there an online tool that can do this for me?
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Extracting data from Geodatabase? [closed]

We have been happily using the 2010 Census Demographic Profile data in Shapefile format for some time. We now want to start using the ACS 5-year Estimates Data Profiles which, sadly, are only ...
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Spatiotemporal GPS Clusters in R [closed]

My data consists of Latitude, Longitude and time and I need to create clusters with the algorithm >= 8 locations within 50 meters within 24 hours. Is there any R package and function that can do ...
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Seeking Open Source alternatives to Google's StreetView engine? [closed]

I am looking to create an open source javascript app using either Leaflet or OpenLayers. Is there any way to implement panoramic views (similar to Google's StreetView) into either of these, or any ...
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Python function/library for spatio-temporal clustering?

I want to cluster based on time lat and long. Is there a way I can do this? The context is I am trying to detect connected sites in same electric ring. The data I have is the location of the site(lat/...
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Reverse Geocoding points within Bounding Box using Python

I use Geopy python module to get addresses from Latitude/Longitude by sourcing and supplying the coordinates manually. Now I am after a solution where I supply Latitude/Longitude bounding box and all ...
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Creating segmentation masks for high resolution images?

I have some very high resolution satellite 30cmx30cm images. I am trying to label some things in the images using polygons or masks. How do I go about creating segmentation masks for this images? ...
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Performing Radiometric Calibration of Sequoia Imagery?

I recently bought a used Sequoia camera and when I bought it, I was under the impression that the sun irradiance sensor and calibration plate would calibrate all my images in real time and I wouldn't ...
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Drawing line overlays and centering map [closed]

I have a dataset with start and end points of lines. Columns in the table are unique_line_id, line_start_point_lat, line_start_point_lon, line_end_point_lat, line_end_point_lon I need to use this in ...
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Web Mapping with Select by Rectangle and Modify Symbology?

I want to create a free/simple web map where users can click & drag to select polygons in the map, then once selected, choose a color for all selected polygons. The map should also maintain these ...
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Seeking alternative for ERDAS IMAGINE AutoSync?

I had the possibility to work with a Demo-Version of the ERDAS IMAGINE module AutoSync. I have different geo-rasters (i.e. geoTIFFs) produced by UAV photography and which have to be matched the best ...
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Seeking open source ArcGIS REST API compatible server?

Are there any open source tools out there that can provide an ArcGIS REST API compatible interface or similar functionality? Many of our clients are running ArcGIS software and are asking us for REST ...
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Open Source equivalent to Collector for ArcGIS to use with QGIS/PostGIS?

From my reading of the Esri web pages the Collector for ArcGIS is tightly tied to that platform. I would be delighted to learn that I am wrong about this. I have a strong interest in generic mobile ...
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Get latitude and longitude from just the name of a company, its city and country of location, no physical address

I have been trying to find the latitude and longitude of a list of company-names. For example, the addresses look like this-(1Mobility India Pvt Ltd Pune Maharashtra India), (21st Century Software ...
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Reading NMEA frames on i2c device?

I have a linux machine which is connected by I2C to a F9P Ublock GNSS device. I need to get the GGA frames and some custom Ublocks frames from I2C, do some calculations and forward them to UDP. Is ...
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Options for crowdsourcing GIS data?

I am looking at collecting spatial information from a range of stakeholders to identify opportunities within a landscape. However, the data that we are collecting are not presently mapped and so we ...
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Seeking Python API to assess accessibility to foodbank site?

The aim is to look at accessibility or lack thereof, in certain areas of the city, in order to inform future foodbank services. I have been working in Python/Spyder, and using OpenRouteService API to ...
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Supporting NON GIS capable people to draw/make maps? [closed]

As GIS/cartography capable people... what do you advise when faced with "can you show me how to make a simple map?" questions from non-GIS capable people? Some answers I can think of (depending on the ...
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Seeking software for least cost path analysis? [closed]

Background: running a least cost path analysis across mountains in middle east for archaeology project. Ideally, pick several points across an arbitrary interval distance (e.g. 1 km apart) and same ...
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Service or way to input a table of lat long and return an output of street addresses?

The following website can be used to enter a single pair of latitude and longitude coordinates and return a street address: https://www.latlong.net/Show-Latitude-Longitude.html I want to get street ...
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Choosing database for cartesian coordinates? [closed]

I'm trying to figure out, which database would be the best choice to store cartesian coordinates (x,y,z). I want to query for the distance between 2 positions, which positions are in a sphere ...
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Open source solution to convert CAD annotations to DXF/GIS vector format?

Looking for an open source solution to extract CAD annotations to one or several common OGR vector formats (DXF, Geopackage, shapefile ..). Output data must contains at least text and rotation.
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Seeking open source geospatial viewer of attachments stored in file geodatabase?

I have a file geodatabase that contains imagery and photo attachments linked to each record of a feature class. I am looking for a non-proprietary solution that allows a user without Esri to view ...
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Seeking Android app to save offline map and POIs? [closed]

I don't know much about GIS and would like to find an application for travelling with the following features: support Points of Interests (sights, restaurants, etc.); Clicking on any POI should ...
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Seeking Android app to be GPS Logger and POI recorder, with offline map? [closed]

I am looking for a good app that can do one or many of my below listed requirements. They are listed with the most fundamental functions first. Preferably the app can do all of it, but it should at ...
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Convert CSV GPS Logs to GPX on Android (GPSBabel on Android)

I bought a GPS Logger - a small device that will, while turned on, log the GPS Coordinates to a SD card every second. It has no display and no other UI than 3 buttons and a couple of LEDs. The Device ...
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Free software to publish tiles on Amazon S3?

Does anyone know of free software that would allow me to publish tiles on Amazon S3? I know of Arc2Earth, but it is not free.
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Juno 3D open source software

Is there an open source software that I can use to collect data with the Juno 3D GPS? I'm hesitant to buy a Terrasync or ArcPad license.
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Seeking Field Data Collection Tool? [closed]

I'm investigating the options available to my employer for the development of a Geological Field Data Collection tool. We would like to develop an Android app that can run disconnected from the ...
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Seeking alternatives to Business Analyst, AnySite/MapInfo, and Sites To Do Business? [closed]

This is a very general question and I hope it is ok. I've been "Googling" and can't find much. I work at a shop that currently uses MapInfo + AnySite to do real estate site analysis. I generate ...
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Any QGIS plugin to facilitate the creation of hiking maps?

There used to be this one https://plugins.qgis.org/plugins/AreaPrinter-master/ whose description reads:: AreaPrinter simplifies the process of creating print composers for navigation-quality ...
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Mapping raw GPS data to Openstreetmap's Node/Way/Relation [closed]

I have a bunch of raw GPS data points which constitute trips. I want to add semantic information to those data points. For example I'd like to be able to say that a trip consisted of taking street A, ...
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Map matching links and ideas? [closed]

I'm using OpenStreetMap and its vectorial road network and I'd like to implement a map matcher algorithm. Currently I'm able, for each GPS position, to retrieve the nearest road segment and ...
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Seeking tools to write smartphone application for bus map? [closed]

I noticed that few cities provide a bus map for smartphones. As a result, tourists usually resort to just taking the subway instead because it's easy to figure out, although riding a bus is a better ...
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Seeking tool(set) for creating community map? [closed]

When you move to a new place, it's very useful to have maps tailored to your interests available at the click of a mouse or tap of a smart phone. The following projects are great examples of more ...
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Hub and spoke map

I have a bunch of addresses located in a city, there is a central location which is the hub and I'm looking to create a hub and spoke map with lines coming from the hub and going to every point on the ...
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Create Fantasy Map

I'm currently looking to create a Fantasy map and share it with my friends. We have the map designed already in Flash to certain degrees of detail and able to export as a vector. We'd like it to be ...
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Working with LiDAR data using other than Esri software?

I will be working with LiDAR data soon and I am wondering what the alternatives to using Esri software to do this are, including open source solutions?
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Interactive tool for editing TIN data

I created TIN to generate DTM using Mass points from Lidar data and river data that I made from stereoplotting. TIN results show there are several locations where the river elevation floats. So I have ...
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Map that automatically zooms out [closed]

Suppose I have an online store in San Francisco, California. Most of my customers are from the Bay Area, but I do have some customers from the rest of the U.S. For my analytics platform, I want to ...
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Rasterising shapefile in Python? [closed]

I am trying to rasterize a shapefile with Python using ogr, but if you know to do with other libraries as fiona, I am interested in too. I use the shapefile in the following website: https://www....
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Prepopulate survey forms with unique coordinates [closed]

I want to do a survey using ODKCollect or similar, whereby for each form, my interviewer is directed to a predefined unique point, to collect detailed data about it. The idea is to collect information ...
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Producing wire frame images from DEM? [closed]

As part of a project for a wind turbine assessment, I would like to make a wire frame image to compliment my Viewshed / line of sight and Photo montage. I have never created a wire frame image from ...
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Running RIK map files?

I am new to GIS. Which program do you recommend I use to view, mark, and then print .rik map files in Linux?