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Library to facilitate work with maps

Main functions
  • overlay the canvas element on top of a tile map
  • tools to work with static maps, interactive tile maps and geo-data among other tools useful when building geolocation-based visual representations.
Description

Mappa facilitates and provides a set of tools for working with static maps, interactive tile maps and geo-data among other tools useful when building geolocation-based visual representations.

Use Cases:

Data visualization that shows the trade between chile and the world using data from the IDB data portal, Numbers for Development.

https://cvalenzuelab.com/chiletrade/

Contributor:

Cristobal Valenzuela

Technical Aspects:

Mappa.js is a Javascript library that allows you to overlay a <canvas> on top of a tile map and was originally designed for p5.js, but it can be used with plain Javascript or with other libraries that use the canvas element as the render object.

 

chile-trade

on top of a tile map. It also provides a set of tools for working with static maps, interactive tile maps and geo-data among other tools useful when building geolocation-based visual representations. Mappa was originally designed for p5.js, but it can be used with plain Javascript or with other libraries that use the canvas element as the render object.

Language
Javascript
OPEN CODE
Knowledge areas
Data science