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How to create Choropleth Map in Excel in Just 3 Minutes. Impress your Colleagues, Clients, Team Leads or a class presentation with the customised Choropleth map.

How to create Choropleth Map in Excel in Just 3 Minutes

Furthermore what’s interesting is that creating choropleth map in excel doesn’t require you to be a cartography expert, it is as simple as ‘drag and drop’ and in just 3 minutes. A picture is worth a thousand words. A simple graph is a way better representation than just random numbers. With the same note, think of visualising all the country based statistical data in the form of choropleth maps, which will promote the understanding of statistical data with accurate and faster decision-making. A Spy, a Map, and the Quest for Power in 16th-Century Europe. This story appears in the March/April 2017 issue of National Geographic History magazine.

A Spy, a Map, and the Quest for Power in 16th-Century Europe

Knowledge is power—and no knowledge was more assiduously coveted by European nations in the early 16th century than the information recorded on nautical maps. Coastlines, harbors, rivers, resources: Details about these features could give a nation a distinct advantage in trying to stake a claim to new lands. The “Cantino Planisphere,” completed in 1502, is the second known chart to have depicted the New World.

It included unpublished information on Portuguese trade routes and the ongoing discovery of the coastline of modern-day Brazil. Indice. Why all world maps are wrong. Especiais. The Collection. See the Historic Maps Declassified by the CIA. Shortly after the attacks of September 11, 2001, U.S.

See the Historic Maps Declassified by the CIA

President George W. Bush and several advisors gathered at Camp David to weigh the country’s options. On the table in front of them, as you can see in the photo below, was a map of Afghanistan created by cartographers at the Central Intelligence Agency. It was among the first of what would become thousands of maps the CIA produced after September 11 to track terrorist networks and support U.S. military operations, including the raid to capture Osama bin Laden in 2011.

As with much of the CIA Cartography Center’s work, these maps were classified, seen only by people in the intelligence community and at the highest levels of the government. The Cartography Center was born in the days leading up to the United States’ entry into World War II. From the beginning, the cartographers had a broad mission—to acquire and create maps and geographic data relevant to national security. Top 10 YouTube videos about maps and geography. There are plenty of cool YouTube videos about maps and geography but we’ve decided to make for you the ultimate compilation of the most funny, amusing, surprising and inspiring of all them.

Top 10 YouTube videos about maps and geography

Take a look and let us know in the comments if we’ve missed any video that should have been on our list. 1. Cult part about Gall-Peters projection from “The West Wing” TV show 2. How wrong are we about the Mercator Projection 3. 4. Views of the World - worldmapping beyond mere description. Worldmapper: The world as you've never seen it before. Top 7 maps that ultimately explain map projections. Map projections are cool but they might be a bit scary.

Top 7 maps that ultimately explain map projections

It’s difficult to understand how can you put a very complex round-shaped surface of the Earth on a flat plane. After reading this post everything should be clear! 1. The Collection. La historia en mapas. Documentario Todo mapa tem um discurso. Projeto temático: Dimensões di Império Português USP/FAPESP.

Map Projections Poster. || The Globe || Mercator || Transverse Mercator || Oblique Mercator || Space Oblique Mercator || || Miller Cylindrical || Robinson || Sinusoidal Equal Area || Orthographic || Stereographic || || Gnomonic || Azimuthal Equidistant || Lambert Azimuthal Equal Area || Albers Equal Area Conic || || Lambert Conformal Conic || Equidistant Conic (Simple Conic) || Polyconic || || Bipolar Oblique Conic Conformal || Summary Table || General Notes || PDF Version A map projection is used to portray all or part of the round Earth on a flat surface.

Map Projections Poster

This cannot be done without some distortion. Every projection has its own set of advantages and disadvantages. Map Projections. To run this applet, you need the version 1.4 or higher of the Java Runtime Environment installed in your computer.

Map Projections

A version for Microsoft Windows may be downloaded here (file j2re1.4.exe with 10 Mb). The applet takes some time to be loaded in the first time. Please, be patient. If the applet doesn't start, you may need to change the Java settings in your browser. Radicalcartography. Map Projections - Welcome. A Gallery of Map Projections. Index. A Grande História dos Mapas Parte 1/2 ( PT-BR ) Cartes géographiques anciennes (1) Sélection de liens. En attendant des chroniques sur les cartes géographiques anciennes sur internet, je vous propose ici une sélection en 9 parties sur ce sujet.

Cartes géographiques anciennes (1) Sélection de liens

Elle sera régulièrement remise à jour (dernière modification : 31 mai 2016). Voir aussi la bibliographie sur le même sujet. 1. Histoire des cartes et de la cartographie. Cartes et figures du monde – histoire de la cartographie, cultures et savoirs géographiques. Old Maps Online. Volume Especial Cartogeo. Notícias de la Red de Historia de las Geografías y Cartografías de Colombia.

Crónicas Cartográficas: Historia Urbana y Cartografía. Map Collections Home Page. The Library of Congress Search by Keyword | Browse by Geographic Location Index | Subject Index | Creator Index | Title Index.

Map Collections Home Page

Des villages Cassini aux communes d'aujourd'hui. Civitates orbis terrarum - Braun and Hogenberg. The first volume of the Civitates Orbis Terrarum was published in Cologne in 1572.

Civitates orbis terrarum - Braun and Hogenberg

The sixth and the final volume appeared in 1617. This great city atlas, edited by Georg Braun and largely engraved by Franz Hogenberg, eventually contained 546 prospects, bird-eye views and map views of cities from all over the world. Storia della cartografia antica. Portulanos. Plusieurs millions de documents à portée de main. Plusieurs millions de documents à portée de main. The Collection. Biblioteca Virtual da Cartografia Histórica. La revue Mappemonde.

ATLAS HISTORIQUE - Cartographie & histoire. Cartographic Images Home Page. This site is sponsored by Henry Davis Consulting as an educational service. Web hosting provided and sponsored by Phoenix.Volant. Please visit our sponsors. A new and improved version of this web site has been established at the following URL: Please visit the new site to see additional maps and associated monographs Click here to see an Index of 94 cartographic images, with links to JPEG format, low resolution images. Views of the World - worldmapping beyond mere description. Sciences Po Map Library. Africa on the world map: What's the real size? Home to six time zones, its endless plains spread from ocean to ocean, dominating great swathes of the northern half of the globe. But, in reality, three Canadas would comfortably fit inside Africa.

Our world map is wildly misleading. It's all down to the European cartographer Geert de Kremer, better known as Mercator, and his 16th century map projection. While a convenient way to chart the world, the map distorts the true size of countries. 32 mapas fascinantes que não te mostraram na escola. Quando concluímos o ensino médio, ficamos sabendo que muitas coisas interessantes ficaram por lá, e nunca foram ensinadas. 3 herramientas gratuitas para crear mapas geográficos interactivos. Cuando los periodistas trabajan con temas de geografía necesitan del apoyo de imágenes y gráficos para que la información quede contextualizada y sea más fácil de entender. Index. 12 Maps That Changed the World. "All cultures have always believed that the map they valorize is real and true and objective and transparent," Brotton, a professor of Renaissance studies at Queen Mary University of London, told me.

"All maps are always subjective.... Even today’s online geospatial applications on all your mobile devices and tablets, be they produced by Google or Apple or whoever, are still to some extent subjective maps. " There are, in other words, no perfect maps—just maps that (more-or-less) perfectly capture our understanding of the world at discrete moments in time. Nuevo mapa topográfico mundial * National Geologic Map Database. HomeCatalogLexiconMapViewStandardsComments Find Us: Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Map Warper: Home -

18 mapas que mudarão a forma como você vê o mundo. Portal de mapas do IBGE. The true size of the world. A mind-bending, interactive map shows the actual sizes of countries nearer the Equator Created by software engineers, Damon Maneice and James Talmage, this interactive map of the world is creating a small storm on social media. The map of the world, as we know it, is disproportionate. 10 fatos sobre mapas e cartografia. Atlas Escolar. Análise Espacial e Geoprocessamento. Cartografia Ambiental. Guia Geográfico - Mapas do Brasil e do Mundo. Mapping Stereotypes. NeoGeoWeb. Pero como todo, hay soluciones web que nos ayudan de forma extraordinaria en esta labor.

Color Brewer 2.0 es una de ellas. Mediante esta sencilla aplicación podemos elegir entre un amplio abanico de rangos de color y comprobar si los colores se distinguen entre sí lo suficiente como para no trasladar con confusión la información que transmitimos. Entre las opciones que nos permite la aplicación destacan:Elegir el número de clases.Seleccionar la naturaleza de los datos.Escoger el esquema de color.Optar por el modelo de color. NYPL Map Warper. O real tamanho do continente africano. A cartografia é a ciência que trata da concepção, produção, difusão, utilização e estudo dos mapas. Portal de mapas do IBGE. Sensoramento Remoto. Todos os mapas que você conhece são ruins. De vez em quando, alguém nos recorda que todos os mapas são ruins. Como este tuíte. Worldmapper.