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

Updated August 4, 2020 91.3k votes 15.6k voters 403.1k views16 items

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
    6,875
    620
    Whoa?
  • 2

    Underwater Cables That Sustain The Internet

    Photo: u/[deleted] / Reddit
    8,530
    977
    Whoa?
  • 3

    Each Stripe Contains 10% Of The Global Population

    7,449
    948
    Whoa?
  • 4

    Amount Of The World Covered By Google Street View

    Photo: u/RuteNL / Reddit
    5,929
    812
    Whoa?