KMLKeyword Markup Language File
KML, Keyhole Markup Language) contains geospatial information in XML notation. Files saved as KML can be opened in Geographic Information System (GIS) applications provided they support it. Many applications have started providing support for KML file format after it has been adopted as international standard.
SHP is the file extension for one of the primary file types used for representation of ESRI Shapefile. It represents Geospatial information in the form of vector data to be used by Geographic Information Systems (GIS) applications. The format has been developed as open specifications in order to facilitate interoperability between ESRI and other software products.
Other Supported Conversions
You can also convert KML into many other file formats. Please see the complete list below.
- KML to GEOJSON (Json Open Standard Format)
- KML to SHX (ESRI Shapefile)