This intriguing map reveals the lights of the Earth at night in stunning detail. The rare view is a composite image made over a year on cloud-free nights. It also shows where fires rage, natural gas burns off, and fishing takes place at night.
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37'' x 24 1/4''
National Geographic is a renowned authority in cartography. For 120 years the Society's maps have helped spread geographic knowledge around the globe. A vast database allows National Geographic to combine the latest data gained by space-age technology with innovative digital mapping techniques to create state-of-the-art political, physical, and thematic maps. The Society's meticulous research and attention to detail have established a standard of achievement that is unparalleled.
National Geographic’s wall map of the physical world
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One of our most popular and accurate world
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