python-cartopy 0.19.0.post1 Cartographic library for visualisation

Cartopy is a Python package designed to make drawing maps for data analysis and visualisation easy.

It features:

  • object oriented projection definitions

  • point, line, polygon and image transformations between projections

  • integration to expose advanced mapping in Matplotlib with a simple and intuitive interface

  • powerful vector data handling by integrating shapefile reading with Shapely capabilities