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Cartopy 0.16.0

A cartographic python library with Matplotlib support for visualisation

Cartopy is a Python package designed to make drawing maps for data analysis and visualisation easy.

It features:

  • object oriented projection definitions
  • point, line, polygon and image transformations between projections
  • integration to expose advanced mapping in Matplotlib with a simple and intuitive interface
  • powerful vector data handling by integrating shapefile reading with Shapely capabilities

Documentation can be found at


Cartopy is licenced under GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPLv3). Development occurs at

File Type Py Version Uploaded on Size
Cartopy-0.16.0.tar.gz (md5) Source 2018-02-23 8MB