geonames

Interface to the "Geonames" Spatial Query Web Service

The web service at <https://www.geonames.org/> provides a number of spatial data queries, including administrative area hierarchies, city locations and some country postal code queries. A (free) username is required and rate limits exist.

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Package
geonames
Encoding
UTF-8
Type
Package
Title
Interface to the "Geonames" Spatial Query Web Service
Version
0.999
Date
2019-02-17
Author
Barry Rowlingson
Maintainer
Barry Rowlingson
Depends
R (>= 2.2.0)
Imports
rjson
Description
The web service at provides a number of spatial data queries, including administrative area hierarchies, city locations and some country postal code queries. A (free) username is required and rate limits exist.
License
GPL-3
LazyLoad
yes
BugReports
https://github.com/ropensci/geonames/issues
RoxygenNote
6.1.0
NeedsCompilation
no
Packaged
2019-02-19 11:58:00 UTC; rowlings
Repository
CRAN
Date/Publication
2019-02-19 12:30:15 UTC

install.packages('geonames')

0.999

8 months ago

Barry Rowlingson

GPL-3

Depends on

R (>= 2.2.0)

Imports

rjson

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