RgoogleMaps (

Overlays on Google map tiles in R.


This package serves two purposes: (i) Provide a comfortable R interface to query the Google server for static maps, and (ii) Use the map as a background image to overlay plots within R. This requires proper coordinate scaling.

Maintainer: "Markus Loecher, Sense Networks"
Author(s): "Markus Loecher, Berlin School of Economics and Law (BSEL)" <markus.loecher@gmail.com>

License: GPL

Uses: png, PBSmapping, RColorBrewer, maptools, sp
Reverse depends: dmRTools, geoPlot, ggmap, PopGenReport, RapidPolygonLookup, spGoogle
Reverse suggests: bReeze, census, Geneland, MSG, openair, RMAWGEN, smacof

Released almost 7 years ago.