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Projection Transitions
license: gpl-3.0
<!DOCTYPE html>
<meta charset="utf-8">
body {
background: #fcfcfa;
height: 500px;
position: relative;
width: 960px;
#projection-menu {
position: absolute;
right: 10px;
top: 10px;
.stroke {
fill: none;
stroke: #000;
stroke-width: 3px;
.fill {
fill: #fff;
.graticule {
fill: none;
stroke: #777;
stroke-width: .5px;
stroke-opacity: .5;
.land {
fill: #222;
.boundary {
fill: none;
stroke: #fff;
stroke-width: .5px;
<select id="projection-menu"></select>
<script src="//"></script>
<script src="//"></script>
<script src="//"></script>
var width = 960,
height = 500;
var options = [
{name: "Aitoff", projection: d3.geo.aitoff()},
{name: "Albers", projection: d3.geo.albers().scale(145).parallels([20, 50])},
{name: "August", projection: d3.geo.august().scale(60)},
{name: "Baker", projection: d3.geo.baker().scale(100)},
{name: "Boggs", projection: d3.geo.boggs()},
{name: "Bonne", projection: d3.geo.bonne().scale(120)},
{name: "Bromley", projection: d3.geo.bromley()},
{name: "Collignon", projection: d3.geo.collignon().scale(93)},
{name: "Craster Parabolic", projection: d3.geo.craster()},
{name: "Eckert I", projection: d3.geo.eckert1().scale(165)},
{name: "Eckert II", projection: d3.geo.eckert2().scale(165)},
{name: "Eckert III", projection: d3.geo.eckert3().scale(180)},
{name: "Eckert IV", projection: d3.geo.eckert4().scale(180)},
{name: "Eckert V", projection: d3.geo.eckert5().scale(170)},
{name: "Eckert VI", projection: d3.geo.eckert6().scale(170)},
{name: "Eisenlohr", projection: d3.geo.eisenlohr().scale(60)},
{name: "Equirectangular (Plate Carrée)", projection: d3.geo.equirectangular()},
{name: "Hammer", projection: d3.geo.hammer().scale(165)},
{name: "Hill", projection: d3.geo.hill()},
{name: "Goode Homolosine", projection: d3.geo.homolosine()},
{name: "Kavrayskiy VII", projection: d3.geo.kavrayskiy7()},
{name: "Lambert cylindrical equal-area", projection: d3.geo.cylindricalEqualArea()},
{name: "Lagrange", projection: d3.geo.lagrange().scale(120)},
{name: "Larrivée", projection: d3.geo.larrivee().scale(95)},
{name: "Laskowski", projection: d3.geo.laskowski().scale(120)},
{name: "Loximuthal", projection: d3.geo.loximuthal()},
// {name: "Mercator", projection: d3.geo.mercator().scale(490 / 2 / Math.PI)},
{name: "Miller", projection: d3.geo.miller().scale(100)},
{name: "McBryde–Thomas Flat-Polar Parabolic", projection: d3.geo.mtFlatPolarParabolic()},
{name: "McBryde–Thomas Flat-Polar Quartic", projection: d3.geo.mtFlatPolarQuartic()},
{name: "McBryde–Thomas Flat-Polar Sinusoidal", projection: d3.geo.mtFlatPolarSinusoidal()},
{name: "Mollweide", projection: d3.geo.mollweide().scale(165)},
{name: "Natural Earth", projection: d3.geo.naturalEarth()},
{name: "Nell–Hammer", projection: d3.geo.nellHammer()},
{name: "Polyconic", projection: d3.geo.polyconic().scale(100)},
{name: "Robinson", projection: d3.geo.robinson()},
{name: "Sinusoidal", projection: d3.geo.sinusoidal()},
{name: "Sinu-Mollweide", projection: d3.geo.sinuMollweide()},
{name: "van der Grinten", projection: d3.geo.vanDerGrinten().scale(75)},
{name: "van der Grinten IV", projection: d3.geo.vanDerGrinten4().scale(120)},
{name: "Wagner IV", projection: d3.geo.wagner4()},
{name: "Wagner VI", projection: d3.geo.wagner6()},
{name: "Wagner VII", projection: d3.geo.wagner7()},
{name: "Winkel Tripel", projection: d3.geo.winkel3()}
options.forEach(function(o) {
o.projection.rotate([0, 0]).center([0, 0]);
var interval = setInterval(loop, 1500),
i = 0,
n = options.length - 1;
var projection = options[i].projection;
var path = d3.geo.path()
var graticule = d3.geo.graticule();
var svg ="body").append("svg")
.attr("width", width)
.attr("height", height);
.datum({type: "Sphere"})
.attr("id", "sphere")
.attr("d", path);
.attr("class", "stroke")
.attr("xlink:href", "#sphere");
.attr("class", "fill")
.attr("xlink:href", "#sphere");
.attr("class", "graticule")
.attr("d", path);
d3.json("/mbostock/raw/4090846/world-110m.json", function(error, world) {
if (error) throw error;
svg.insert("path", ".graticule")
.attr("class", "land")
.attr("d", path);
var menu ="#projection-menu")
.on("change", change);
.text(function(d) { return; });
function loop() {
var j = Math.floor(Math.random() * n);"selectedIndex", i = j + (j >= i));
function change() {
function update(option) {
.attrTween("d", projectionTween(projection, projection = option.projection));
function projectionTween(projection0, projection1) {
return function(d) {
var t = 0;
var projection = d3.geo.projection(project)
.translate([width / 2, height / 2]);
var path = d3.geo.path()
function project(λ, φ) {
λ *= 180 / Math.PI, φ *= 180 / Math.PI;
var p0 = projection0([λ, φ]), p1 = projection1([λ, φ]);
return [(1 - t) * p0[0] + t * p1[0], (1 - t) * -p0[1] + t * -p1[1]];
return function(_) {
t = _;
return path(d);
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