New Interactive Relief Map Tool

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I stumbled across an interesting map tool today, via the excellent Simon Kuestenmacher – who tweets regularly about all things maps as @simongerman600.

It is a free interactive online tool that allows you to create a relief map view from anywhere in the world. It is a little tricky to manoeuvre, but the search tool works well. Play with the zoom tool to get the best looking image.

Check it out at:  http://barankahyaoglu.com/map/

Here are some images I created:

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Mount Etna

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Mount Vesuvius

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Eyjafjallajökull, Iceland

 

 

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About devongeography

Head of Geography and Assistant Vice Principal at South Molton Community College, North Devon. Exeter Chiefs supporter!
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