maps: Draw Geographical Maps

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

Version: 2.3-9
Depends: R (≥ 2.10.0)
Suggests: mapproj (≥ 1.2-0)
Published: 2014-09-22
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_2.3-9.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: maps_2.3-9.tgz, r-oldrel: maps_2.3-9.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: maps_2.3-9.tgz
Old sources: maps archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: cope, FeedbackTS, fields, fossil, GeoLight, HBSTM, letsR, M3, mapdata, mapproj, NightDay, OIdata, openair, paleobioDB, phytools, ramps, RNCEP, s2dverification, ternvis
Reverse imports: bdvis, etasFLP, OIdata, r4ss, rgbif, rinat, rvertnet, SpatialVx, swfscMisc
Reverse suggests: adegenet, agridat, anim.plots, aqfig, aqp, broom, dams, Ecfun, ecolMod, ensembleBMA, ensembleMOS, FDboost, Geneland, GEOmap, ggplot2, HistData, HSAUR3, iplots, knitrBootstrap, kriging, latticeExtra, lga, MapGAM, marmap, MARSS, MazamaSpatialUtils, Mobilize, phenology, popgraph, R2BayesX, rainfreq, RcmdrPlugin.pointG, remote, RGraphics, rpanel, sos4R, spacetime, spaMM, SpatioTemporal, SSsimple, taRifx.geo, tikzDevice, TSP, waterData, YplantQMC
Reverse enhances: maptools, pbdDEMO