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Questions tagged [geospatial]

Geospatial pertains to the geographic location and characteristics of natural or constructed features and boundaries on, above, or below the Earth's surface, particularly referring to data that is geographic and spatial in nature.

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USPS drop box locations in NYC?

I posted this in GIS but was referred here. I'm hoping someone could point me in the right direction... I'm doing some analysis on the impacts of neighborhood characteristics on physical activity. ...
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Tweets organized by regional location and period of time?

Where can I find large data-sets of tweets from people in a certain region (say an entire state or city in the US), during a certain period (say last 6 months, or from June 1st 2015 to June 1st 2016)? ...
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European roads toll cost

I'm looking for a dataset or an API that provides information about toll costs of european roads. Something similar to ViaMichelin, that is what we are using now, but preferably free of charge. Does ...
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A few datasets: IP4/6, MAC, Cell ID

I'm looking for all or either of these datasets: MAC addresses with some additional info such as geo, may be something else all IP4 and IP6 addresses with some additional info such as geo, may be ...
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Is there an open postgreSQL dump for geospatial data?

something along these lines: https://wiki.postgresql.org/wiki/Sample_Databases the open streetmap data is huge. I am looking for a small to medium dataset that is quick to download but diverse enough ...
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Looking for gridded wind field data for Sicily and surrounding region

I'm trying to locate gridded wind field (wind direction and speed) data for Sicily and surrounding region, including surrounding sea and southern part of Italy? It's for a student practical here at ...
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OpenStreetMap freeway signs

I am looking for a dataset that includes freeway exit and ramp signs used for navigational purposes. Signs such as "Exit 25, Campbell Avenue" or a sign indicating to keep right to merge onto a ...
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Where can i download spatio-temporal landslide station based dataset for india in .csv format

Looking for landslide spatio-temporal station based dataset for India or Global region. Need to analyze the characteristics of landslide attributes such as soil type, slope aspect, date, latitude, ...
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Downloadable Projected rainfall estimates for Ghana for the year 2016

From which website can I download rainfall estimated data for use in ArcGIS?
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High Resolution Imagery - USA

Needed a online high resolution imagery for USA free to be used anyone for personal and commercial purposes. RGB 2012-2015 Full or partial country coverage 0,5-2 meters per pixel WMS/TMS and Other ...
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Exhaustive list of speed radars

I am looking for an exhaustive list of speed radars in France, USA (especially California and Massachusetts) and Seoul, Korea.
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IFSAR data for New Mexico areas

I am looking for an IFSAR 5m data between Las Cruces, New Mexico and Carlsbad, New Mexico and from Roswell, NM to the south of New Mexico and Texas border. I am looking for a free data.
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Problems matching public population and geographic data for France?

I am trying to make a chloropleth map of France with the population of each canton. I have found the latest census population data from INSEE. I am now matching this against an open GeoJSON file of ...
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Land cost data of the region Caucasus

I am using the R package 'prioritzr' to identify new possible conservation areas in the lesser caucasus for different species. One main data input to solve the problem is the average land cost per ...
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Does anyone know where I can find a list of geodetic benchmark locations for all of Canada?

Does anyone know where I can find a list of geodetic benchmark locations for all of Canada? I am looking for a few specific control monuments in Arctic Canada with accurate coordinates
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Seeking Population Dataset of provinces in Europe?

I applied the following function of the R Tmap package: library(tmap) data(NLD_muni) NLD_muni$perc_men <- NLD_muni$pop_men / NLD_muni$population * 100 tm_shape(NLD_muni) + tm_polygons("...
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Seeking a geospatial data of 1908 PLSS?

I am seeking a geospatial data that has the PLSS Public Land Survey System (PLSS) in the United States and I need 1908 one? Thank you
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Area size for GADM subdivision 2 areas

On https://biogeo.ucdavis.edu/data/gadm3.6/gadm36_shp.zip you can download administrative areas for the whole world. Each country has several administrative subdivisions (gadm36_0 - gadm36_5), where ...
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Seeking Policy Restrictions Data in London and South East?

I am researching various GIS data sources for London (UK). I was wondering whether anybody can give me pointers of where to get aggregated planning and policy restrictions data i.e. data that shows ...
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Shapefile of Russian forest zones

I want to download a shapefile of forests in Russia by forests zone. Ideally a joint shapefile of forests and Russian administrative regions. Can you give me a link to it?
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Historic weather data - With clouds resolution

Im looking for a dataset that holds hourly/daily clouds coverage rates at different heights. I need the data to a geo reference too, preferably United States data. Any thoughts? Thanks
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Subsea Pipeline Data for the North Sea

I have been looking for a vector file containing sub sea pipeline data in the North Sea, without much success. Any hints? (I have to be clear, pipelines only -no cables-)
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Dataset of lines at n miles from the coast

I'm using Folium to generate some interactive maps with ocean data. One of the restrictions I am facing is that the objects, I plot has to be at-least at 5, 6, .., n miles from the coast, hence I am ...
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Newfoundland Geospatial data source

I am looking for a source of geospatial data for Newfoundland, Canada comparable to Land Information Ontario (LIO) in Ontario. We are in need of mapping at scales 1:20000 (metric) and larger scales ...
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Is digital Ortophoto of Hungary publicly available?

It's quick and easy question regarding available WMS services in Hungary. I'm searching available Ortophoto or topographic images for Hungary but without any luck. I must say that I'm having ...
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Seeking Dominion Land Survey data (for Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba) to overlay in Google Earth?

I am new to this type of work, and thought that it would not be at all difficult to find a repository of DLS data (as a .kmz, .shp, etc. file) depicting township, range, and section boundaries that I ...
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Leipzig Districts and Parts of Districts in GIS-format

For a city of Leipzig (in Germany) I am looking for City Districts and Parts of City Districts in geospatial vector data format, that can be later loaded into GIS software, e.g. shapefiles, KML, ...
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Topographic map data for countries

I am looking to create a d3 powered topographic map of a handful of countries. Topographical features across entire countries can be intricate and plotting them can be resource-intensive, because we ...
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Seeking vector file of extent of flood plain of 2010 Pakistan Floods?

I am looking to locate a shapefile or any vector file that can be used for analysis I am conducting of change in size of cropland in the Punjab region of Pakistan. The file of interest would reflect ...
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Indigenous land shapefiles for world

I am not too sure where there are "tribal" or "indigenous" peoples in every part of the world, but what I am thinking about are: Native American tribal lands in the United States. South American ...
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Crime Data in Canada

Does anybody have any idea where I might find data regarding crime in Canada or whether or not this data even exists?
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Where can I find city zoning district in Dallas, Texas data?

I need some open data source where I can download zoning areas of Dallas, Texas. I have tried to find it using official city GIS data, using ArcGIS online but not even close to find that.
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Hazard Maps shape files that are not in NAMRIA, LiPAD, and PhilGIS (Philippines)

Where should I find those updated shapefiles necessary for creating Hazard Maps? I'm about to create Hazard Maps for San Pascual, Batangas, Philippines but I am having a hard time looking for ...
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Wind Speed Map of US

I source wind statistics data that i can use to create Max, Min, Mean wind speed maps for the entire US. I need to download it as a shapefile, geotiff or geojson.
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Where can I find comprehensive and current lists of international naming disputes

I'm looking for any comprehensive information on naming disputes. Outside of Wikipedia (also not a bad source) I haven't found anything. Some examples: Persian Gulf vs. Arabian Gulf, the East Sea vs. ...
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Where to find datasets for creating carto vl maps?

Is there any way to download example datasets like nyc taxi and origin-destination data? (Like those that show flight paths from and to some cities) I think it'd help me greatly if I could somehow get ...
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Filter wikidata results with 'around' service

Is it possible to use the "around" service as a filter, for example to search for a place name in a country and limit results to those within a given distance of a known point. For example, limit ...
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API to find Latitude and Longitude based on Unique Well Identifier(UWI) info Canada

I'm looking for an Open Source API to find out Latitude and Longitude based on provided LSD or Section or UWI info of Alberta and BC province of Canada. Any help.
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Texas Land System Grid data

I am working on R&D for Texas Grid data.Currently, I download https://tnris.org/data-catalog/entry/usgs-quad-grid/ data.But I don't know which is the actual Grid data for Texas.For example, ...
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Just need a lo-res & 8-bit depth elevation map either real or fictional (BMP?)

I am a software developer working on a strategy game in my spare time as a hobby. I still have very little knowledge of and experience with Geographic Information Systems and the different file ...
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Geographic Information Retrieval dataset

Where can I find some datasets for Geographical Information Retrieval? I tried to search for GeoCLEF, but the whole dataset is no more available. Moreover, some geo-tagget tweets do not usually ...
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Data on Lightning Times and Location

I am looking for data on lighting strikes, time and location between 2014 and 2015. There is a similar request regarding lighting densities in colorado. I'd need worldwide (or at least Africa-wide) ...
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Global map of soil pore water salinity?

I am looking for spatially continuous data on soil salinity along coastlines. My guess is that this data does not exist, but figured I'd check here in case anyone seems to know of any. I need the data ...
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Seeking Irish PostAim (151) AnPost boundaries?

I’m trying to source a shapefile or equivalent for the postal (sorting offices) in Ireland. The boundaries are used in the SortIt AnPost online tool to sort mail but I can’t seem to find them for ...
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Sudan Shapefiles (2008)

Does anyone know if the shapefiles for Sudan, which correspond to the 2008 census enumeration areas are available for download?
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Groundwater Levels for UK

I'm trying to find some open source data for groundwater levels measured from boreholes. The ideal geographic span would be the UK but if it was only England that wouldn't be such a big loss. I've ...
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Global country based raster

I am looking for a raster in WGS84 where all the countries in the world are available. This raster, in principle, should change the resolution of the pixel at the equator or the poles. The resolution ...
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Is there a GIS layer file for the USGS Quad Boundaries in NAD27 coordinate system?

USGS topographic maps currently use the NAD83 coordinate system and all the layer files for the quad boundaries I can find do too. I'm wondering if there exists a nationwide GIS layer for the ...
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How to find information about buildings using specific addresses?

As indicated in the question, I am looking for all kind of information about buildings in Switzerland, preferably using an API. This could include information like whether a restaurant or a bank is ...
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Historical Housing Data in Quandl

Quandl has housing data through their API including Price per square foot on the neighborhood level. Is there a way to get the history for this data as well. Say yearly back to 2009?