maps: Draw Geographical Maps

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

Version: 3.1.1
Depends: R (≥ 2.14.0)
Imports: graphics, utils
Suggests: mapproj (≥ 1.2-0), mapdata (≥ 2.2-4), sp, maptools
Published: 2016-07-27
Author: Original S code by Richard A. Becker and Allan R. Wilks. R version by Ray Brownrigg. Enhancements by Thomas P Minka and Alex Deckmyn.
Maintainer: Alex Deckmyn <alex.deckmyn at>
BugReports: NA
License: GPL-2
NeedsCompilation: yes
Materials: README NEWS
In views: Spatial
CRAN checks: maps results


Reference manual: maps.pdf
Package source: maps_3.1.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: maps_3.1.1.tgz, r-oldrel: maps_3.1.1.tgz
Old sources: maps archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: BPEC, cope, ETAS, FeedbackTS, fields, fossil, geo, GeoLight, HBSTM, letsR, M3, mapdata, mapproj, muRL, NightDay, OIdata, openair, OriGen, paleobioDB, phytools, ramps, RNCEP, s2dverification, speciesgeocodeR, ternvis, vmsbase, warbleR, YplantQMC
Reverse imports: bdvis, etasFLP, ggalt, hyfo, IPtoCountry, OIdata, qlcVisualize, r4ss, rbokeh, rinat, rvertnet, smerc, SpatialExtremes, SpatialVx, swfscMisc
Reverse suggests: adegenet, agridat, anim.plots, aqfig, aqp, autoimage, broom, dams, dggridR, Ecfun, ecolMod, eeptools, ensembleBMA, ensembleMOS, FDboost, futureheatwaves, fuzzyjoin, Geneland, geoknife, GEOmap, GGally, ggiraph, ggplot2, ggthemes, gstat, HelpersMG, HistData, HSAUR3, iplots, IRISSeismic, knitrBootstrap, kriging, latticeExtra, leaflet, lga, MapGAM, maptools, marmap, MARSS, MazamaSpatialUtils, Mobilize, plotly, popgraph, R2BayesX, rainfreq, raw, RcmdrPlugin.pointG, recmap, remote, rgbif, rgeos, RGraphics, rpanel, scrubr, sos4R, spacetime, spaMM, SpatioTemporal, SSsimple, threejs, tikzDevice, TSP, waterData
Reverse enhances: lawn, pbdDEMO