[R-sig-Geo] Convert from spatialpointsdataframe to spatialpoints
Robert J. Hijmans
r.hijmans at gmail.com
Thu Nov 4 18:41:15 CET 2010
Did you try it without converting? The help file in raster says it
needs a SpatialPoints* object. The '*' is a wild card that in this
case stands for 'DataFrame'.
The answer to your question:
You could find the answer to many of this type of questions by reading
the vignettes of sp and raster, and by searching the R-sig-geo help
archives, and looking at the R spatial wiki.
On Thu, Nov 4, 2010 at 10:25 AM, Manuel Spínola <mspinola10 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Dear list members,
> I am trying to create a raster from points, but I read the points from a
> shapfile, so I have the points object as a SpatialPointsDataFrame.
> To use the function pointsToRaster I need the points as SpatialPoints.
> How to convert a SpatialPointsDataFrame object to a SpatialPoints?
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