Atlas Of Thrones
An interactive "Game of Thrones" map powered by Leaflet, PostGIS, and Redis.
The basemap used for this app is from CARTO - https://carto.com/blog/game-of-thrones-basemap
The location summary text is from "A Wiki of Ice and Fire", "Game of Thrones Wiki", and "Westeroscraft Wiki".
Location and Polygon Data is based of GIS files from -
A Song of Ice and Fire Speculative World Map
Legends and geometry bugs fixed with open source gvSIG by gvSIG Association (www.gvsig.com). Released 2016-05-20
Intellectual property of A Song of Ice and Fire, this map and all locations copyright George RR Martin (www.georgerrmartin.com).
Map of Westeros (original version) created originally by Tear of the Cartographer's Guild (http://www.cartographersguild.com/showthread.php?t=6683), updated and extended by theMountainGoat (http://www.sermountaingoat.co.uk/map/index.php) in 2012: Updates to Westeros, addition of Essos, Sothoryos, Ibben and the Summer Isles based in part upon the speculative world map drawn by Werthead (www.thewertzone.blogspot.com). Some locations positioned according to the maps drawn by Other-in-Law.
These GIS-map-files are based on this work and are created by cadaei.
The scale is of course not exact, as it is not clear what projection the original map used and on what kind of planet the map is located. I placed the continents roughly on the place of the coordinates of Africa to minimize the distortion near the poles. The scale is slightly too small (the Wall is only 240 miles long), so don't use the map for distance measuring. It's thought to provide the vector-geometry and labels of the world of a Song of Ice and Fire.
Locations have a field 'confirmed' which is '1' for confirmed locations and '0' for locations with speculative location.
The Areas outside the polygons of the file officialMapAreas.shp are the parts of the map which are not official and based on assumptions (see http://www.sermountaingoat.co.uk/map/index.php for more info about how theMountainGoat created these areas) and can be outdated.
This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. To view a copy of this license, visit www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ or send a letter to Creative Commons, 444 Castro Street, Suite 900, Mountain View, California, 94041, USA You are free to: Share — copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format Adapt — remix, transform, and build upon the material Under the following terms: Attribution — You must give appropriate credit to it's original creators cadaei, theMountainGoat and Tear with copyright attributed to George RR Martin, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use. NonCommercial — You may not use the material for commercial purposes. ShareAlike — If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you must distribute your contributions under the same license as the original. No additional restrictions — You may not apply legal terms or technological measures that legally restrict others from doing anything the license permits.
This map was created as a fan project and may be used in other fan based projects under the terms of the Creative Commons license. Thank you.