Questions tagged [vector-tiles]

A mechanism for distributing vector data following the same tile numbering scheme as widely used raster tiles. Used by Google, Mapbox and other major mapping providers.

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Vector tiles from GeoServer seem to work, but invisible

I run GeoServer 2.10.0 powered by a vector tiles plugin (geoserver-2.10-SNAPSHOT-vectortiles-plugin.zip) on Ubuntu Server 16.04. Following this official tutorial I tried to visualize a simple map in ...
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Any tool to view .mvt files content in human readable form

I have tried with protobufeditor but didn't succeed to open it. I need something similar to check for errors in existing files, and binary data is too hard to read when file is large. I have ...
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Vector Tiles in Openlayers 3

I am struggling to understand how to render vector tiles in Openlayers 3. this is probably due to me not understanding Z/X/Y tiles. I have created an mbtile source and am serving it using tileserver-...
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Using GeoServer Vector Tiles?

I'm novice in GeoServer/JavaScript. My config: Win 10 Pro x64 - Apache 2.14 - Tomcat 9 + deployed Geoserver 2.10.0 Apache Tomcat proxy Tomcat 9 --- CORS Geoserver --- Installed Vector Tiles ...
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Artefacts using osm2vectortiles world map with OpenLayers 3 in mbtiles

Using the information in this question, I managed to unpack a random small mbtiles vector tile map from osm2vectortiles.org and load it locally in a browser using npm http-server, based on this ...
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Load vector tiles (pbf) directly from mbtiles database using OpenLayers 3

In response to the answer of Klokan Technologies in this thread: OSM offline tiles -- mbtiles in openlayers. I managed to unpack a random small mbtiles vector tile map from osm2vectortiles.org and ...
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Vector tile map packages only in ArcGIS Pro?

I recently came across the .vtpk packages and I want to ask whether the CreateVectorTilePackage_management is available only in ArcGIS Pro or we can access it from ArcMAP 10.4.1. (or directly from ...
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How to view a single Mapbox Vector Tile?

I know of setups that display sets of Mapbox Vector Tiles packaged inside a .mbtiles file in a webmap (e.g. http://osm2vectortiles.org/docs/getting-started/ ). But as part of some experiments I ...
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Creating vector tiles from OpenStreetMap?

I need to understand the process of creating Mapbox Vector Tiles from OSM data in some detail -- in particular I need to fiddle with cutting out a lot of data (esp. buildings) to keep the final vector ...
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Hosted tiled mapping (Portal) VS. Cached map service (Server) [closed]

I'm trying to create a detailed building basemap for the state of Washington in the Portal for ArcGIS on premises. In order to make the basemap moving faster, and considering it's large size and ...
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Is there a Mapbox GL renderer that outputs SVG?

I have a vector tile source and a Mapbox GL style sheet and would like to produce vector images (SVG) with them. The renderers I found only render in canvas client-side or PNGs server-side. Any ideas?...
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mapnik-vector-tile produces tiles with only one feature

I've written some C/C++ code to wrap mapnik-vector-tile and produce a mapbox vector tile from GeoJSON. mvtc_return * mvtc_from_geo_json(const int tile_size, const ...
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Vector map - Multiple local sources with Mapbox-GL

I'm building a web map using Mapbox-GL (renderer) and OSM2Vectortiles (vector map tiles). Since the OpenStreetMap's data are insufficient in my country, I've used QGIS and Satelite images to add ...
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Openlayers 3.18.2 vector tiles - horizontal and vertical line artifacts

When rendering a vector tile layer in Openlayers 3.18.2 i get horizontal and vertical line artifacts on some zoom levels. When zooming in or out they vanish or appear on other places. I tried to use ...
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Skip making Vector-Tiles for higher Zoom (18+)

I made the switch from raster to Vector Tiles for my maps sometime last year and so far I've been really satisfied with my decision. I have been making tiles from zoom 1 to 21 and it's been a real ...
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Create Vector Tiles from Local GeoJSON

Background In a leaflet application I am currently using geojson-vt to turn small geoJSON files (45MB) into tiles stored as a javascript variable. This cannot be done with the larger files (900MB) ...
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Coloring polygons in a vector tile on a map

I have a GeoJSON file corresponding to blocks from the Census website. I'd like to display them on a map with them shaded a certain color as determined by various data stored in a PostGIS database. ...
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WebTileLayer not loading in ESRI map

I am trying to add a WebTileLayer to my ESRI map and the code runs without any problems. I can see the protobuf files being received by looking at the network inspector, however they do not appear on ...
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Converting Shapefiles to Mapbox Vector Tiles

We are currently hosting OSM vector tiles on our mapping server (courtesy osm2vectortiles and tilesever-gl). Now I'm trying to convert our own shapefiles into the same Mapbox Vector Tile format so we ...
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Rendering gridded time-series data with Leaflet.js

Background My colleague and I have developed a web-app for visualizing gridded time-series data (in the arctic) using leaflet.js with webgl-heatmap. The source data is in netCDF format, which we ...
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How to access to Mapillary vector tiles to show all levels (0-16)?

I need to access to the Mapillary vector tiles (???) using Leaflet as they are shown in the Mapillary web site, for example https://www.mapillary.com/app/?lat=44.90785153249567&lng=7....
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Kartotherian Server Sources Configuration

Is there any documentation for using Kartotherian Server with a vanilla/non OSM PostGIS database? The Kartotherian core documentation doesn't cover database connections or definitions of different ...
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Openlayers 3 - get Geometry of a VectorTile to highlight features

I am trying to highlight features when mouse interaction is triggered over a VectorTile layer. I have followed some examples but there is no one that makes what I would like to do. The most likely is ...
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Vector tiles to MBTiles

I need some clarification regarding MBTiles. I am generating MBTiles in 2 different ways: Using TileMill Using Mapbox tm2 to MBTile using TileCloud In TileMill, does the exported MBTile contain ...
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Using mapbox gl js offline?

Im just wanting to understand my options for producing an offline map using Mapbox gl js. I have investigated several option with little signs of progress. First, I have tried using Studio by ...
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Heads up before trying Mapbox vector tiles services flexibility with OpenLayers 3 [closed]

if I load Mapbox vector tiles services in my map using OpenLayers 3, can I perform the functions like on click popup or on hover popup, highlight etc? Is it advisable and mature enough? As I saw this ...
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Generating and hosting vector tiles from GeoJSON - no errors, but no data

I wish to construct a pipleline that takes GeoJSON through to self-hosted MapBox vector tiles specification. My plan is: Tippecanoe converts geojson to .mbt mbutil converts mbt to tiles tileserver-...
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Increase Tiles Caching Speed (TileStache)

I am serving vector tiles using TileStache, I have everything set up like I want. My data is stored in Postgres and I am using the VecTiles provider to serve GeoJSON tiles. I want to cache all my ...
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Problem with Leaflet Control Layers using Vector Layers

I'd like to add a Vector Layer and configure it in a Leaflet Map with Leaflet Control Layers. The code is ... <!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> ...
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Mapillary Vector Tiles are not shown at every zoom levels in a Leaflet map

I'm trying to load the Mapillary vector tiles layer in a Leaflet map. I'm using Leaflet.MapboxVectorTile (ref. https://github.com/SpatialServer/Leaflet.MapboxVectorTile). Here you are my code ... ...
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Loading vector tile layer in Leaflet map?

I need to load a vector tile layer in a Leaflet map. The vector tile is the vector tile layer about Mapillary sequences (look at https://a.mapillary.com/#vector-tiles ...), and the tile URL pattern ...
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Online Map - Vector files postcode lookups - self serve, Mapbox or Gmaps?

I've been reading around how to serve vector tiles to an online map and I have a few questions about which tools and services are best to use together for an application that has c.1.5 million map ...
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Mapbox SDK: Is it free if you host your own vector tiles?

I wish to use Mapbox SDK for iOS and Android apps (mapbox-gl) for rendering of maps that I host myself (that conform to https://github.com/mapbox/vector-tile-spec). I went through their pricing and it ...
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How to rotate an embedded web map (on pc)?

I was looking through a couple of maps I made, the maps were created by serving VectorTiles through TileStache and using Leaflet and Tangram (on respective pages) to render them. One of the reasons I ...
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mapbox vector tiles and data

What is the best way to access data I uploaded to mapbox with a click on tile. I'm working on a web site using Node.js. I need to display a local map, click on the tile for a property and return ...
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Cached vector tiles with dynamic attributes

I am looking to implement a web map of property boundaries and owner information. The parcel data (property boundaries) is updated infrequently, but the assessment data is updated weekly, as ...
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How to encrypt vector tiles JSON response

I am using TileStache to serve vector tiles from Postgres and using Tangram to display these tiles by passing urlhttp://localhost:8080/composite/{z}/{x}/{y}.json in the data source. The response i get ...
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How to render Multi-Response GeoJSON tiles

I am using TileStache to combine and server multiple vector layers in a single Mutli-Response GeoJSON tile, which is basically all my individual tiles/layers (GeoJSONs containing either roads, pois, ...
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Stacking Vector Layers in TileStache

I am serving several vector tile layers of different geometries (point, line & polygon) in TileStache using VecTiles:Provider, with this cfgfile: { "cache": { "name": "DISK", "path":"...
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TileStache Vector Tiles Overlay problem

I am using TileStache to serve my own vector tiles using a postgis datasource. First I re-projected the shapefiles I had using ArcMap ( reprojected to Web Mercator (Auxilary Sphere)) and loaded them ...
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Speeding up large GeoJSONs in Leaflet maps

I am trying to use Leaflet to make a map which displays multiple projection boundaries, i.e. UTM, State Plane, MGRS. Right now I have three geojson files inside the javascript, but they are quite ...
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Tilestache Vector Tiles with Leaflet [closed]

I've set up a tilestache server and I am displaying vector tiles from the service using leaflet and the leaflet-tilelayer-geojson script from: https://github.com/glenrobertson/leaflet-tilelayer-...
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Creating a Vector Tile base map

I want to create a vector tile base map using my own shapefiles/postgis tables for use on a mobile primarily. By my understanding the process is divided into 3 main steps: Creating/slicing the data ...
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Converting Mapbox Vector Tiles To GeoJSON

I'm working on a project that needs to do some simple turf.js work on the client. I am using Mapbox to host my GeoJSON data. Mapbox serves the client this data as a vector tile set, which saves a lot ...
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How can I create Mapbox vector tiles with zoom extent 0-4?

when I use Mapbox and load a vector polygon. after upload is done the file is converted to vector tiles. it is then assigned a zoom extent: How can I tweak this ? I would like the tiles created from ...
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Create my own MapBox Vector tile and self hosting

I understood hosting mbtiles is possible and some solutions are available. I not sure that I can find the answer; How can I create my own vector tiles (mapbox vector tile format) which from my data ...
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MapBox GL JS, TileStache and Leaflet

Is it possible to use MapBox GL JS to render vector-tiles in a Leaflet map, without the access token? Even if the map object itself, does not come from Leaflet directly, but it's the wrapped MapBox ...
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Export data from the new Mapbox Studio

The new Mapbox Studio seems to have a button for downloading a style: but not a dataset: So, is there actually a way to export a whole dataset? This may seem like a strange thing to do, but since ...
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Format of output tiles from tippecanoe?

I generated a mbtiles file with tippecanoe and extracted it with mbutil to filesystem. (It named them all .png) Anyhow, what format are these tiles in? I tried parsing them with a vector tile parser ...
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Data-defined styles in Mapbox vector tiles

Is it possible to style Mapbox vector tiles (Mapbox GL JS) using a feature's attributes? Assuming each feature has an attribute color which is a hex color string, I tried "paint": { "fill-color": ...