Category Archives: Maps

[MAP] Crime Statistics – International
Date Created: October 18, 2014  Date Modified: October 18, 2013

This is a work in progress which I aim to add information from a number of sources for a number of years. Primarily I am taking my info from data.un.org, but I will reference data sources as they are added. Currently only shows homicide figures for 2009-2010.

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[MAP] Digital Attack Map
Date Created: October 30, 2013  Date Modified: October 30, 2013

Someone just shared this with me this morning so I thought I’d put it here so I can come back to it. The map represents DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attacls from data gathered by Google…

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[MAP] Housing Offices… in progress
Date Created: December 13, 2012  Date Modified: December 13, 2012

This is a current work in progress… please consult the Department of Housing (WA) website for all office locations.

[MAP] ABC Local
Date Created: October 14, 2012  Date Modified: October 14, 2012

Just a quick KML mashup for easy reference when away from home…

View ABC Local Stations in a larger map

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Crop Circle Map
Date Created: September 10, 2012  Date Modified: October 7, 2012

I was on ATS the other day and a user posted the coordinates for a crop circle they found on Google Maps somewhere in the UK. I went to the location and did not find the circle in question; But in the nearby vicinity I found a number of other interesting crop markings. Some are clearly man made…

Man Made Crop Circle, tho there others in the area that are probably not...

This area seems to be a hot-spot for this type of activity–however you wish to explain it, so feel free to hunt around as Google updates all the time and the landscape changes seasonally…


View Crop Circle Map in a larger map

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[MAP] CyberSaftey Outreach Centres
Date Created: April 26, 2012  Date Modified: May 2, 2012

I was surfing thru the datasets on data.gov.au and thought id import the KML from the Department of Broadband Communications and the Digital Economy‘s CyberSaftey Outreach centres.

View KML – CyberSaftey Outreach Centres in a larger map

There are around 800 datasets available, in various formats, so theres something for every interest.

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8-Bit Maps [LINK]
Date Created: April 9, 2012  Date Modified: May 2, 2012

Google released this as their 2012 April Fool’s joke, I know Im late to publish it but I keep refering back to it and so I want a quick place to find it (I should have tweeted it last week!).

http://maps.google.com/?t=8

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UNDA Map
Date Created: June 28, 2010  Date Modified: October 7, 2012

I put this map together to help me learn more about KML and Google maps, being that UNDA had only PDF maps available on the site prior to my joining the team, I decided to embed it…


View University of Notre Dame Australia – Fremantle Campus in a larger map

And so the Broome Campus wanted one also…


View University of Notre Dame Australia – Broome Campus in a larger map

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