Geo coordinates greater than 3 dimensions are not supported – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

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Geo coordinates greater than 3 dimensions are not supported – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

Opster Team

July-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

Before you begin reading this guide, we recommend you try running the Elasticsearch Check-Up which can resolve issues that cause many errors.

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” geo coordinates greater than 3 dimensions are not supported ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: Node.

Advanced users might want to skip right to the common problems section in each concept or try running the Check-Up to analyze Elasticsearch configuration and help resolve this error.

Log Context

Log “geo coordinates greater than 3 dimensions are not supported”classname  is GeoJson.java We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

alt = parser.doubleValue();
 parser.nextToken();
 }
 // do not support > 3 dimensions
 if (parser.currentToken() == XContentParser.Token.VALUE_NUMBER) {
 throw new ElasticsearchParseException("geo coordinates greater than 3 dimensions are not supported");
 }
 return new Point(lon; lat; alt);
 } 
 /**

 

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