maps: Draw Geographical Maps

Display of maps. Projection code and larger maps are in separate packages (mapproj and mapdata).

Version: 2.3-6
Depends: R (≥ 2.10.0)
Suggests: mapproj (≥ 1.2-0)
Published: 2013-09-06
Author: Original S code by Richard A. Becker and Allan R. Wilks. R version by Ray Brownrigg. Enhancements by Thomas P Minka
Maintainer: Ray Brownrigg <Ray.Brownrigg at>
License: GPL-2
NeedsCompilation: yes
In views: Spatial
CRAN checks: maps results


Reference manual: maps.pdf
Package source: maps_2.3-6.tar.gz
OS X binary: maps_2.3-6.tgz
Windows binary:
Old sources: maps archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: FeedbackTS, fields, fossil, GeoLight, HBSTM, M3, mapdata, mapproj, muRL, NightDay, OIdata, phytools, r4ss, ramps, RNCEP, SpatialEpi, ternvis
Reverse imports: etasFLP, OIdata, rgbif, rinat, rvertnet, SpatialVx, spocc
Reverse suggests: adegenet, agridat, aqfig, aqp, choroplethr, ecolMod, ensembleBMA, ensembleMOS, Geneland, GEOmap, ggplot2, HistData, HSAUR3, iplots, knitrBootstrap, kriging, latticeExtra, lga, MapGAM, marmap, MARSS, Mobilize, popgraph, RcmdrPlugin.pointG, RGraphics, rpanel, sos4R, spacetime, SpatioTemporal, SSsimple, taRifx.geo, tikzDevice, TSP, waterData, YplantQMC
Reverse enhances: maptools, pbdDEMO