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Cross Country Trip

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Ever since I found out about Nasa’s “Earth at Night” imagery, I wanted to make a map that puts the splotches of light into context. With this layered visualization, you can clearly see which splotches of light correspond to which cities, and into which states or countries they fall.

Click to start and stop the motion.

You can explore the whole world by panning and zooming.

This visualization uses d3-tile to show 4 layers:

Derived from mbostock‘s block: Raster & Vector III.

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