Create geographical plots of your data using Perl, GD, and plot-latlong

Develop custom data plots on world and U.S. maps, including region-shaded data representations

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Nathan Harrington

Date archived: January 4, 2017 | First published: April 10, 2007

Using world and custom U.S. maps, Perl, GD, and the Cooperative Association for Internet Data Analysis (CAIDA) plot-latlong tool, this article demonstrates how to create your own effective data visualizations in the spirit of Google maps and the U.S. national atlas.

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