Questions on the application of Mathematica to geography, including the use of the CountryData[] and CityData[] functions. Not to be confused with geodesy.

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Google Map in Notebooks?

Using Mark McClure's GPXToGoogleMap results in a HTML and Javascript code which can be viewed by any browser. Is it possible to load this map into the notebook, which obviously means for example that ...
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Highlighting individual countries on a world map

Consider the following list of countries which I would like to highlight on a world map: ...
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How to combine more locations (GPS coordinates inside one city) with Google map?

I have a list of GPS coordinates.E.g. GPSList = {{47.680800, 17.626446}, {47.681078, 17.627283}, {47.682759, 17.631810}}; I would like to crate a Google Map ...
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plotting a {{Latitude,Longitude}} list on top of a GIS shapefile

I have a dataset composed of points specified in {Latitude,Longitude} format. Call it latlong for the purposes of this question. It displays properly with ...
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Compability between Graphics coordinates and shifted projections in GeoGraphics

I'd expect GeoGraphics to handle positions of points since they are provided with GeoPosition wrapper. But it is not the case ...
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How to get a country's official languages?

According to Wikipedia Of the 193 widely recognized countries, 178 have an official language at the national level (NB:or more than one) The only exceptions are: Cyprus, Czech Republic, ...