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:"When it comes to location data, the principle should be “location, location, location"
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:— Zoe Lofgren #CFP2013 (via [http://mostlysignssomeportents.tumblr.com/post/53924568723/when-it-comes-to-location-data-the-principle Cory Doctorow])
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== Cross reference ==
 
== Cross reference ==
See also [[Scientific Data formats#Geographic_and_Geospatial|the Scientific Data formats section]].
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See also:
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* [[Scientific Data formats#Geographic_and_Geospatial|the Scientific Data formats section]]
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* [[Coordinate system]]
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* [[Graphics]]
  
 
== Raster Formats ==
 
== Raster Formats ==
 
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* [[ADRG]] (ARC Digital Raster Graphics)
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* [[BSB]] (BSB/KAP)
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* [[CADRG]] (Compressed ARC Digital Raster Graphics)
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* [[ECW]]
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* [[ERDAS Imagine IMG]]
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* [[ERDAS LAN/GIS]]
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* [[ER Mapper Raster]]
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* [[GeoJP2]]
 
* [[GeoTIFF]]
 
* [[GeoTIFF]]
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* [[GMLJP2]]
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* [[HMR]] (Bentley Systems bitmap file, connected in some way to GeoTIFF)
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* [[Intergraph Raster]]
 
* [[MrSID]]
 
* [[MrSID]]
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* [[National Imagery Transmission Format]]
 
* [[PCRaster Map]]
 
* [[PCRaster Map]]
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* [[VITec]]
  
 
== Vector Formats ==
 
== Vector Formats ==
* [[Shapefile]]
 
* [[KML]]
 
 
* [[E00]] -- ArcInfo interchange file
 
* [[E00]] -- ArcInfo interchange file
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* [[ER Mapper Vector]]
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* [[GeoJSON]]
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* [[GeoPDF]]
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* [[Geospatial PDF]]
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* [[KML]]
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* [[Mapsforge Binary Map]]
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* [[National Transfer Format]] (NTF)
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* [[Shapefile]]
  
== Grid Formats -- see also raster formats, above ==
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== Grid Formats ==
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* [[Binary Terrain]] (BT)
 
* [[DEM]]
 
* [[DEM]]
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* [[ESRI ArcInfo Grid]] (ADF)
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* [[HGT]] (NASA SRTM Elevation Data)
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See also Raster Formats, above.
  
 
== Point cloud ==
 
== Point cloud ==
 
* [[LAS]]
 
* [[LAS]]
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== Geographical coordinates ==
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* [[GPX]]
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* [[h-geo]] (Microformats)
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* [[what3words]]
  
 
== Mapping software ==
 
== Mapping software ==
 
* [[ArcPad]]
 
* [[ArcPad]]
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== Position logging ==
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* [[consolidated.db]] - iPhone "secret" file logging where you've been
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== Sites, cloud services, and APIs ==
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* [[Bing Maps]]
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* [[Foursquare]]
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* [[Google Maps]]
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* [[Open Street Map]]
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* [[Web Map Service]] (WMS)
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== Uncategorized ==
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* [[ERDAS]]
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* [[ESRI]]
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== Links ==
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* [http://transition.fcc.gov/mb/audio/bickel/DDDMMSS-decimal.html Degrees, Minutes, Seconds and Decimal Degrees Latitude/Longitude Conversions]
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* [http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/critical-opalescence/2013/11/11/what-happens-to-google-maps-when-tectonic-plates-move/ What Happens to Google Maps When Tectonic Plates Move?]
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* [http://boingboing.net/2014/02/10/on-the-road-converted-to-ebook.html On the Road converted to ebook of Google Maps directions]
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* [http://www.loc.gov/preservation/resources/rfs/data.html Library of Congress Recommended Format Specifications: Datasets]
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* [http://epsg.io/ Coordinate finder: shows a variety of coordinate systems on a map]
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* [https://github.com/developmentseed/landsat-util landsat-util: utilities to access Landsat images]

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Earth from Apollo 17

Earth from Apollo 17

"When it comes to location data, the principle should be “location, location, location"
— Zoe Lofgren #CFP2013 (via Cory Doctorow)


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[edit] Cross reference

See also:

[edit] Raster Formats

[edit] Vector Formats

[edit] Grid Formats

See also Raster Formats, above.

[edit] Point cloud

[edit] Geographical coordinates

[edit] Mapping software

[edit] Position logging

[edit] Sites, cloud services, and APIs

[edit] Uncategorized

[edit] Links

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