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Well-known text (WKT) is a text markup language for representing vector geometry objects on a map, spatial reference systems of spatial objects and transformations between spatial reference systems.

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Sending geographic data from Postman?

I am trying to create a GIS app using Java, Spring and Hibernate. I send a JSON from Postman like this: { "pointName":"any location", "geom":"POINT(-71.060316 48.432044), 3857" } The JSON ...
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Get GeoJSON or simple WKT from a GPFeatureRecordSetLayer ArcGIS js API

Is it possible to get the GeoJson representation of a GPFeatureRecordSetLayer that is returned from GPServer task? I am able to draw the feature on the map (using the ArcGIS js API) with code like ...
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Implicitly convert Geometry to WKT string in PostGIS

Suppose I have a table defined as follows: CREATE TABLE gtest (name varchar, geom geometry); To insert, I am able to simply do this: INSERT INTO gtest VALUES ( 'Polygon', 'SRID=4326;POLYGON(...
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ST_GeomFromText fails on syntax error inside tuple of coordinates?

I am receiving the following error when trying to execute ST_GeomFromText(wkt) psycopg2.ProgrammingError: syntax error at or near "1187780.76" LINE 1: ...0822.05,(ST_GeomFromTEXT(POLYGON ((...
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Export MultiPolygon data as WKT from QGIS 3

I have the polygon data for the city of Kamloops in QGIS 3. When I try to copy features of this polygon and try to paste it over here: https://arthur-e.github.io/Wicket/sandbox-gmaps3.html I don't get ...
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Convert WKT coordinate reference system to PROJ4

I'm currently working on a better support of LAS 1.4 file format in the rlas R package. In LAS 1.4 format the CRS of the point cloud can be stored as a WKT string. For example this is what I read from ...
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Seeking for a solution to convert GeoTIFF to 3d WKT

I am trying to convert some DEM in .tif image to polygon geometries representing 3 dimensional triangles that is Well-known text (WKT) - 3D (x, y, z) I was able to use SAGA to convert my GeoTIFF ...
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State Plane Scale Factor in WKT

I need to convert an old-style projection file (created with Global Mapper) to a WKT format for use in my GIS program (ArcMap or GDAL or whatever). The problem is that my old-style projection file ...
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What is the history behind WKT and proj.4? [closed]

What is the history behind WKT and proj.4 formats for defining coordinate systems? Does one have advantages over the other? Why do both exist? I'm guessing they were developed independently for ...
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Need to zoom into a vector Layer of a multipolygon

I am getting a multipolygon coordinates from DB in WKT format. I am able show the same on the map. But the problem I am facing is while zooming to center of the Multipolygon. Is there any way to zoom ...
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Getting SRID Well Known Text (WKT) metadata from PostgreSQL?

The SRID metadata is showed by, e.g., this web page: Definition: Well Known Text (WKT) PROJCS["UTM Zone 24, Northern Hemisphere", GEOGCS["GRS 1980(IUGG, 1980)", DATUM["...
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ProjNet. Coordinate reference system transformation deviation

I have a project with C# that contains a CEFSharp viewer showing a webpage with a map that I've created.I'm trying to add a marker in the map sending the parameters from C# to a function in the ...
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Pretty-printing WKT strings?

Is there a tool that will pretty-print well-known-text strings? One that would accept for instance MULTIPOLYGON (((40 40, 20 45, 45 30, 40 40)), ((20 35, 45 20, 30 5, 20 35))) and output something ...
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Create geometry from WKT in FME

How to create geoemtry from WKT in FME? We have a csv file in WKT format: "ID";"GEOM" "1";"LINESTRING ( 15, 20 16, 20 21, 12)" "2";"LINESTRING ( 15, 20 16, 20 21, 12)" "3";"LINESTRING ( 15, 20 16, ...
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Getting well known text from varchar in redshift.

As you know, redshift does not support geometry types. There is a column in a dataset on my redshift db that has varchar column and the format looks like: ...
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including SRID in WKBWriter in Shapely doesn't work

I want to encode coordinates of LineString in WKB with the SRID included wkbwriter = shapely.geos.WKBWriter(shapely.geos.lgeos, big_endian=False, include_srid=True) geo = wkbwriter.write_hex(...
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Visualising multiple points using QuickWKT plugin in QGIS?

Using the QuickWKT plugin in QGIS, a command of the form POINT (30 10) draws a point at the desired location. However, how can I achieve to draw multiple points in one go? I am looking for something ...
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SQL WKT draws well with geometry, but not with geography data type

I have a following piece of code DECLARE @g geometry; DECLARE @borders geography; SET @g = geometry::STGeomFromText('SOME WKT', 0); SET @borders = GEOGRAPHY::STGeomFromText(@g.MakeValid()....
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How to obtain a WKT from a DotSpatial IFeature geometry?

I am using DotSpatial 1.9 and I have a feature (sourced from a shapefile). According to the docs, I should be able to call: ToString() on IFeature. // // Summary: // Returns the Well-...
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Storing Shapely polygons in MySQL

I have to store some polygons in a MySQL database. The polygons are in Plate Carrée (ESPG 32662) projection, but I also tried to first converting them to the usual latitude-longitude projection (ESPG ...
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GeoTools and GDAL: CRS WKT

I would like to achieve the same output as for GDAL using the GeoTools library: CoordinateReferenceSystem crs = CRS.decode("EPSG:32632"); String wkt = crs.toWKT(); System.out.println(wkt);...
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When does WKT orientation matter for polygon and multipolygon in geography spatial (left/right hand rule, counter-clockwise, clockwise)

I've decide to use sql server on Azure for my gis database. I'll be dealing with spatial Geography not Geometry. While inserting some country boundaries using the spatial data in SQL Server, some ...
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Get coordinates from web mercator projection to Lan & Lot (JavaScript/ node.js) [duplicate]

I have the WKT coordinates like below. LINESTRING (16139582.976129573 -4541142.959679384,16139974.715899538 -4540837.211566243) How can I get the Longitude and Latitude from that. I am using ...
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Converting coordinates in metres to Longitude & Latitude (CRS conversion) in OGC WKT format?

I have two tools that produce output in OGC WKT format. But they look different. Could you please explain this(I am very new to GIS). For my project I want the coordinates in the second format. Is ...
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Creating geom object from list of lat, long coordinates

I have this geometry key that looks like this from which I want to create a Geom object so something like this MultiPolygon(((-xx.73833882299999 yy.41161324700006, -xx.73826573899998 yy.41172750400005....
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Athena: querying GeoJSON

Let's say I have a dataset with one column being GeoJSONs encoded as string. AWS Athena supports ESRI and hence geo queries on geometries: https://docs.aws.amazon.com/athena/latest/ug/geospatial-...
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PyShp error: Object does not implement __geo_interface__

I'd like to convert geometry to WKT with pyshp and pygeoif using this suggestion, but pyshp throws a following error: Traceback (most recent call last): File "E:/!Projects/imScrape/...
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Converting CRS?

I am trying to convert an N-triple RDF file which has geometries with WKT which use EPSG/3857 and I need to convert all WKTs to EPSG/4326 (I think it is the same as WGS84). As a first step, I tried ...
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fromWKT - how to pull all info from source data?

I have a CSV storing addresses, reference numbers, etc... and also a WKT string of boundary coordinates for each property: The script (ammended from another user's post in 2012) sccessfully converts ...
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PyQGIS - How to import WKT string from a CSV to a polygon shapefile? [duplicate]

In QGIS, I can add WKT data stored in a CSV by clicking the 'Add Delimited Text Layer' tool and setting it to 'WKT'. This works fine: But how can I do it as a python script? Ideally I'd like a ...
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Getting information on geo file projection in Python?

I have many geo files with different extensions, from different sources (mid/mif, shape, geojson, dat). I'd like to get information on their projection (i've no access to epsg code). Maybe, I search ...
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Plain geometry editor for QGIS 3.0?

In QGIS 2.18, I had been using the plugin "Plain Geometry Editor" to view, copy and paste the WKT geometry of features (as a solution to this question). However, this plugin is not available for QGIS ...
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is it possible to open a geotiff file in python without using gdal?

Trying to get gdal and whichever associated python bindings installed with the oldish OS my company uses is extremely painful, especially so in ci/cd and testing situations. I keep coming across ...
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WKT to shapefile using arcpy

I'm trying to convert WKT from an API to a shapefile via arcpy (there is a requirement to use the ArcGIS GUI) and am unable to get arcpy to create the shapefile. My code: def create_shapefile(self, ...
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Displaying CSV with WKT in ArcMap?

I have been given a CSV which has a mixture of point and polygon data. I am trying to open this up in ArcMap 10.5.1 I have no idea what I should be doing! I have tried to look for answers online ...
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Reducing coordinate precision in MSSQL WKT using C#? [closed]

When you use the AsText() function on geometry objects in MSSQL Server 2008+ you get something like this: "LINESTRING (8.8446177236171337 47.721989356913951, 8.844617919281065 47.721977134398223, 8....
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Is MULTICURVE geometry in WKT valid according to the standard and open source community?

We are using Oracle function (SDO_UTIL.TO_WKTGEOMETRY) for exporting geometry to WKT. Some geometries have MULTICURVE in WKT, like this one: MULTICURVE (COMPOUNDCURVE (LINESTRING (3451418.006 5481808....
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Reduce geojson/wkt source data density

I have administrative boundary data in geojson/wkt format, which I retrieve from my REST service and display, using mapbox gl. This works well enough, but the data points are (depending on the country)...
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Polygons in CSV, WKT coordinate order

I have a text file with the data: 98923|Place1|31.144562;33.741344:31.171932;33.873543:31.103771;33.884808:31.073994;33.786865 342342|Place2|36.995064;7.632923:36.995880;7.849720:36.832218;7.848527:...
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Is there a way in QGIS 3 to get a selected feature WKT?

In QGIS 2.x, I used the getWkt plugin: https://github.com/hugoledoux/QGIS-getWKT to get a WKT of a selected feature. But that plugin isn't present in QGIS 3.x. Was that capability built into core ...
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Read a CSV with two Polygons(WKT) with GDAL

I am trying to read a CSV file where the geometries of neighbouring polygons are stored in couples. The file looks like this. I usually read shapefiles in GDAL using the following syntax ...
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arcpy FromWKT to functioning in_memory layer to be used in geoprocessing tools

As part of a larger script I am extracting postgis geometries from WKT(got that part down) then I am trying to create an in_memory polygon geometry to be used in arcpy tools. so far: ...
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Converting GeoJSON pixel coordinates to lat long coordinates for use with Google Maps API?

The entire process is quite a bit more complex than the question, so let me briefly describe it: An SVG overlay of map features is parsed. Each path is converted to WKT using SVG-to-WKT and then ...
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How do I get the location from an unidentified coordinate system point?

I'm working in C# and I have this JSON: {"id":429,"name":null,"address":"10 Wooleys La.", "city":"Great Neck", "decadeBlt":0,"totalUnits":12,"propertyType":null, "yea‌​rBlt":0,"expectedCom‌​pletion":...
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How to use old WKT(version1) coordinate reference system in ArcGIS Desktop?

I have a local coordinate reference system defined with WKT: COMPD_CS[ "test", FITTED_CS[ "", PARAM_MT[ ...
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gdalwarp cutline without using a shapefile

I'm currently working with gdalwarp to split some tiffs. gdalwarp -cutline file.shp -dstalpha -of GTiff image.tif split_image.tif I wanted to know if I can use an other source rather than use a ...
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st_astext generate an invalid wkt in postgis

The query: select st_astext(dn_geom), st_isvalid(dn_geom), st_area(dn_geom) from t$table Generates an incorrect WKT from a geometry apparently valid: POLYGON((-2.96954161967213 41.4400844183428,-...
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Listing coordinates of polygons in WKT format

I have a polygon shapefile made up of 2 shapes (independent of each other). I'm using the code below to print in the ArcMap python console, a list of each shapes coordinates in WKT format. I get an ...
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Understand way field (type geometry) in planet_osm_polygon

I'm new to QGIS and I'm using PostGreSQL and QGIS DB Manager to get information from the polygon_osm tables. I'm currently working on the _polygon table and I'd like to get the coordinates for each ...
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Convert WKT to Layer arcpy

I have a CSV file with number of records that have WKT Point geometry. I am bit lost on how to insert to this into a new point layer. Sample data from CSV file from GeometryItem Field: POINT (-...