Mapton is an advanced open-source map application for Linux, MacOS and Windows that lets you quickly and easily explore the world.
Mapton consists of a rich set of background maps and a toolbox, a toolbox that like the maps, can be extended with custom plugins.
It's a simple application, yet a powerful platform.
- 3d, 4d when looking at time coded data
- Time slider
- Geographical bookmarks and Point of Interests
- Layer management
- WMS support
- Search in different data sources
- Extensible with custom plugins
- Files - Plot kml files
- Photos - Plot geotagged images
- Population visualizer - Look at the world population
- Wikipedia - Find and read geotagged articles
- XKCD - View the amazing XKCD strip