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john whelan jwhelan0112 at gmail.com
Tue Dec 13 13:23:12 UTC 2016


Thanks Jo, I think having first determined its doable with iD and JOSM then
that means its viewable and doable.

Sorting out the precise best method will depend more on the exact
requirements, skill set etc.

Cheerio John

On 13 December 2016 at 02:48, Jo <winfixit at gmail.com> wrote:

> 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.
>
> Polyglot
>
>
>
> 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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