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Cartopy 0.11.0

A cartographic python library with matplotlib support for visualisation

Latest Version: 0.15.1

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

Cartopy makes use of the powerful PROJ.4, numpy and shapely libraries and has a simple and intuitive drawing interface to matplotlib for creating publication quality maps.

Some of the key features of cartopy are:

  • object oriented projection definitions
  • point, line, vector, 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

Development takes place at and documentation is available at .

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cartopy-0.11.0.tar.gz (md5) Source 2014-08-12 7MB