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Maps Of The World That Will Make You Say 'Whoa'

List RulesVote up the global maps that surprise you by visually laying out data on a worldwide scale.

Maps can be useful for so much more than simply locating borders or figuring out bus routes. Maps of the world can visually illustrate how humans move around the globe, what cultures value, how nations relate to one another, and even how innumerable animal species inhabit this starship Earth. These are the most interesting planet-spanning maps on r/mapp*rn, so vote up the ones that shifted your worldview just a little.

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  • 1

    Map That Proves All Roads In Europe Lead To Rome

    Photo: u/carefreefish40 / Reddit
    7,134
    667
    Whoa?
  • 2

    Underwater Cables That Sustain The Internet

    Photo: u/[deleted] / Reddit
    8,680
    988
    Whoa?
  • 3

    Each Stripe Contains 10% Of The Global Population

    7,598
    961
    Whoa?
  • 4

    Amount Of The World Covered By Google Street View

    Photo: u/RuteNL / Reddit
    6,066
    814
    Whoa?