Maps, missiles, and moving labels


This is my second fear mongering post seemingly focused on 10,000km-range North Korean missiles (the first can be found here). I’m really not all that concerned about North Korean missiles in my day-to-day life. The real point of this post is that the web map (here) features animated SVG symbols that are (that is, appear to be) animated along circles, not simple polylines (they actually are polylines in the shape of geodesic circles). Also, notice that the “symbols” are in fact numbers, not simple shapes, which took a while to code, so I hope you enjoy them.


4 thoughts on “Maps, missiles, and moving labels

  1. Pingback: GoogleBig » Archive » Symbols on Geodesic Polylines

  2. Pingback: UPDATE: North Korea Launches Missile 12/12/12 | disastermapping

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