[HOT] addresses

Jo winfixit at gmail.com
Tue Dec 13 07:48:53 UTC 2016

Hi John,

You could use Overpass API. It can give you center points for areas (both
way and multipolygon). You could use those coordinates.

You can extract this information as CSV. Then read that into a spreadsheet
or Pandas or R or your own PostGIS table, of course.


2016-12-13 0:49 GMT+01:00 john whelan <jwhelan0112 at gmail.com>:

> In JOSM I can see the longitude and latitude of each node of a building.
> I don't think it's possible in iD.
> If I'm interested in the characteristics of the building or inhabitants
> either within OSM or by linking it to another data source is there an easy
> way to cut and paste the longitude and latitude of a node of the building
> into say a spreadsheet?
> Can I cut and paste these values easily to locate a building?
> Perhaps there would have to be a convention that say only the northwest
> corner was used.
> Thanks John
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