MAPS: Global Internet, Telecoms, Submarine Cables


#1

Nice map of the worlds Internet cabling

Other maps available:

Internet Exchange Map

Submarine Cable Map

Asia Pacific Telecommunications Map

Latin America Telecommunications Map

Middle East Telecommunications Map

Global Traffic Map


#2

I love seeing these maps. It’s so easy to forget that “the internet” is a physical system and cables have to be laid for thousands of miles for a connection to be made. It makes the whole idea so much more tangible.