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#313 Bubble map with Folium

#313 Bubble map with Folium

This page describes how to add bubbles to your folium map. It is done using the folium.Circle function. Each bubble has a size related to a specific value. Note that if you zoom on the map, the circle will get…
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#315 A world map of #surf tweets

#315 A world map of #surf tweets

During 300 days, I harvested every tweet containing the hashtags #surf, #kitesurf and #windsurf. Here is a map showing the localisation of these tweets. This projects is explained more in detail in the blog of the R graph gallery. This…
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#292 Chloropleth map with Folium

#292 Chloropleth map with Folium

Here is an example of a chloropleth map made using the Folium library. This example comes directly from the (awesome) documentation of this library. Note that you need 2 elements to build a chloropleth map. i/ A shape file in…
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#286 Boundaries provided in Basemap

#286 Boundaries provided in Basemap

The basemap library (closely linked with matplotlib) contains a database with several boundaries. Thus, it is easy to represent the limits of countries, states and counties, without having to load a shape file. Here is how to show these 3…
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#282 Custom appearance of basemap

#282 Custom appearance of basemap

The graph #281 shows how to draw a basic map with basemap. Here, I show how to improve its appearance. Each element that you draw on the map (boundary, continent, coast lines…) can be customised. Moreover, note that it is…
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#281 Basic map with basemap

#281 Basic map with basemap

Here is the most basic map you can do with the basemap library of python. It allows to understand the basic use of this library. Always start by initialising the map with the Basemap() function. Then, add the elements your…
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#288 Map background with folium

#288 Map background with folium

Folium is a python library allowing to call the Leaflet.js Javascript library. It allows you to manipulate your data with python and map them using the power of leaflet! It is really easy to call a map using this library.…
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