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Xrmap interactively displays portions of the Earth, using the huge CIA world vector map. It is based on an earlier console utility 'rmap' by Reza Naima ( It shows political boundaries, major and minor rivers, glaciers, lakes, canals, etc. The map is accurate to a very large zoom factor (possibly exceeding 100). Spherical, rectangular, Mercator and Miller projections are implemented, and all features can be set interactively from the GUI.


Download version 2.33 (stable)
released on 11 November 2005


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LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey17 October 2001

Leaders and contributors

Jean-Pierre Demailly Maintainer

Resources and communication

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Bug Tracking,Developer,Support E-mail

Software prerequisites

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Required to use CIA_map.rez.gz (available from the file produced is 46 Meg)

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 11 November 2005.


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