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OpenStreetMap (OSM) is an open source, crowd sourced, free editable map of the world.

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What do dashed and solid brown lines mean in open street map?

I am talking about the dashed and solid brown line you can see here (live OSM version): For the dash brown line, according to the legend it means "track". For the solid brown line, I can't even find ...
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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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Seeking list of residential buildings (API / DB) for USA

I'm developing an app where the user will choose some area on the map and then obtain list of residential buildings addresses belongs to it. For now I think about this flow: get bounding box ...
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Points of Interest for France, Spain, and Italy?

I`m planing trip to Europe am looking for points of interest data for some regions I will be visiting. Does anyone know of a source for POIs in KLM/KMZ/GPX or any other format with coverages for ...
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Seeking historical traffic data matching OpenStreetMap dataset?

I'm using San Francisco dataset offered by OpenStreetMap and I'm trying to get the optimal path using the pgr-astar function of PostgreSQL. I want to find the historical traffic data of San Francisco ...
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How do I download bicycle routes data from OpenCycleMap?

I am trying to get bicycle routes data (vector data/shapefile) of major cities of Europe. Can someone tell me how to download the bicycle routes shown in the OpenCycleMap map?
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Greek wander paths, trails

I need greek wander path, trail data preferred as shapefiles. I have found two sites containing such data but I don't know how to extract them. I would like to drop a rectangle on an area and extract ...
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Polygons for Irish Counties

I wish to produce a set of 32 polygons for each county on the island of Ireland. I found shapefiles here of all 32 counties: https://www.townlands.ie/page/download/ The problem is that there are no ...
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Seeking License Fees / Restrictions for MapQuest Light (OSM) Basemap

Can anyone direct me to a link that has the Usage Agreement / Licensing Fees / User Restrictions or metadata for a basemap called MapQuest Light (OSM)? To View the Basemap, it can be found on this ...
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Overview on hospitals and medical services - in America, Asia, Africa and Europe

I am looking for a overview on hospitals and medical services provided by the public (and also by the private) healthcare sector in Europe, Asia America and Australia. public hospitals private ...
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Public domain countries/prefectures/cities database

I need map data as public domain (CC0), so that I can put it excerpts of it into Wikidata. It does not have to be very detailed, but it should contain country/prefectures/city borders, and also the ...
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Cannot access to the OSM Boundaries website

I was using the OSM Boundaries website to download shpfiles of boundaries and using them in QGIS: Today, when I was attempted to access this website I get this message and I get the same result from ...
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Shapefile or GeoJSON of all Caribbean Islands

I'm looking for a large-scale geospatial data set (or several components that could be merged) that includes all the islands of the Caribbean region. The trick is that as many of the physical ...
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Train Stations Open Source Point Data

I am searching for proper open source train station data. I need only the central stations per country (best would be worldwide). I know the OSM source stations for each country but as far as I know ...
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Where can I download cities' polygons in Wales and England

Is there a website to download the polygon that illustrates all the cities in Wales, especially Swansea City?
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How to get “historical” shapefile (road, waterways, railways, etc.) of India?

I am interested in looking at future trends in linear developmental activities in India and how they may impact the integrity of wildlife corridors. Basically, I need to do trend analysis over the ...
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Setting up an offline Tile Server for Terrain Data

I'm setting up an offline OpenStreetMap Server and need to provide terrain data as well. What exists to do this?
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OpenStreetMap: Finding shape dimensions from a query

I often propose OSM as a resource on this site, but actually I don't know how to use it very well. (I'll post this first to OpenData but maybe it's more appropriate for GIS.) If I have a single ...
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How to get the road traffic data of India?

I need the traffic data for India location/area wise to perform some analysis.
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USA Road Network Data Set Options?

I need a contiguous, nationwide USA Road Network with speed limits, distances, etc. I have been using TIGER but the challenge is at state boundaries - where contiguous road segments are split. Is ...
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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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Japanese place/building names English translation database

Context OsmAnd is an OpenStreetMap-based map app. For Japan localities that don't have a name:en= parameter it displays junicode transliterations which are always wrong. rrobek has created an ...
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How do I acquire bike network shapefiles for a particular region?

I'm working on a bike project that spans a number of cities in a region. Some of the cities have their existing bike infrastructure available as open data, but not all. Is there a way to extract from ...
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Are coordinates of pixel clicked on Google Maps reusable?

Let's say Joe wants to add the coordinates of the Eiffel Tower to OpenStreetMap. Joe opens Google Maps, enters "Eiffel Tower" in the search box. The Eiffel Tower appears at the center of the map. Joe ...
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Road surface roughness

Is there some open data about road surface roughness?
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Where to host a public KML/GPX/OSM map file? (preview, map links, statistics, conversion)

I have a few KML files that I would like to share with the public. Google suggests hosting them on Google Drive, but I would prefer a platform that offers more map-oriented features. Datahub does not ...
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Free reusable aerial photography of the whole world

OpenStreetMap is a freely reusable map of the world. I am looking for a similar effort, but concentrating on vertical aerial photographs: Requirements: Free to download synthesized orthophotomaps ...
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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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Interest of double licenses CC-BY-SA + ODbL for SVG maps

This is a split refactored from an older post containing too many questions about licenses in SVG Tiny 1.2 using RDFa as suggested by Patrick Hoefler. See also question Embed two licenses within SVG. ...
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Streets of Mauritius

I am looking for an index of all streets in Mauritius. Google Maps and OpenStreetMap are not detailed enough, for instance they do not contain "Rue des Tourterelles" in the "Baie du tombeau" area, ...
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Scraper for Openstreetmap: all south-american schools to mysql-db

I have seen the python scraper described here. Well this is very interesting. I am not a programmer and therefore some of the techniques and ideas of scrapers are too complicated for me. But it ...
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open database of elementary, middle, and high schools in Latin America, Africa and Asia?

Is there an up-to-date and regularly maintained open database of elementary, middle, and high schools in the South America and Africa? I'm looking for both public and private schools. Names alone ...
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Where can I find high-precision cartographic data of French rural areas?

While OpenStreetMap is rather good for cartographic information (and rendered maps) in urban areas of France, it is rather unsatisfactory in rural areas (except in the area where I live, where I ...