Have you extracted and downloaded KML file from Google Earth or Google map and want to render it with libraries supporting GeoJSON file format? Are you tired of downloading the same data in different formats? Using IGIS Map Tool you can easily convert – KML to GeoJSON. You can also do other GIS Data Conversion using this tool.
KML is a file format used to display geographic data in an Earth browser such as Google Earth. You can create KML files to pinpoint locations, add image overlays, and expose rich data in new ways. KML is an international standard maintained by the Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc. (OGC).
GeoJSON is an open standard format designed for representing simple geographical features, along with their non-spatial attributes. It is based on the JSON format.
IGISMAP Converter Tool
IGIS Map converter is an incredible tool for conversion of data. It will translate KML data which is widely used in software like Google Earth, Fusion Tables, Maps and GPS devices and convert them by one click to GeoJSON (JSON) format which is widely used in software like MongoDB, Geoserver, CartoWeb and Feature Server. It Convert GIS / CAD files online without using complex and Enterprise Software like ArcGIS, QGIS, AutoCAD etc. IGIS Map converter is much easier to use than any other conversion software or tool.
IGISMAP to Convert KML to GeoJSON
For KML to GeoJSON conversion, go to IGIS Map Tool, after logging in with your registered email and password. If you are a new user, click the Sign Up button in the Login popup and register to IGISMAP by filling the details.
There are four main steps for using GIS Converter:
- Click on Tool Converter
- Upload the data
- Choose the format to which it should be converted
- Download the converted file
Step one is to upload your KML file which you want to convert. You can upload your file from system or select from the Recent Files.
Here we using the KML file of Turkey national boundary.
Step two is to select the output format from the dropdown for the converted file, in this case its GeoJSON. You can also set the Coordinate Reference System of your preference. As a default CRS will set to WGS 84 (World) [EPSG:4326]. Click on the Convert File.
Your KML file will then gets converted to GeoJSON file after a few seconds and will be available for downloading.
You can also choose to style the layer or continue with further conversion process by clicking the Convert Another File button.
Converted Files section from the dashboard contains the list of the details of all the conversion done in your account, providing both input and output data available for download their corresponding formats.
Download free shapefile of various countries.