GeoMapApp©: UNIX/Linux Installation

GeoMapApp is a Java desktop application and it must be downloaded to your computer. If you agree to the Terms of Use, download the file GeoMapApp.jar to your computer by clicking on AGREE below.

Displayed Maps, Images, and Data Tables are not to be used for Navigation Purposes.


Checksum SHA-1 and MD5 For GeoMapApp.jar:

  • SHA-1: 50c228fefca5ec062d64baa51050ecabacf9719c
  • MD5: 44933ca976294dbe7f148402fa09359f
  • Minimum System Requirements:

    • Java 8 (Java may be downloaded from here)
    • NOTE: The default GNU Java compiler installed on some Linux platforms does not include all the libraries needed by GeoMapApp. Install Java as above.

    • 60 MB of free disk space.
    • 512 MB of memory.
    • An internet connection for access to data.

    To start the program, type the following in a command window:

    % cd <directory with GeoMapApp.jar>
    % java -Xmx512m -jar GeoMapApp.jar

    This software is distributed for free and it contains no guarantees or warranties. The software was developed through contributions of NSF and Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University. None of the developers or supporters of GeoMapApp can be held responsible for problems that may occur from using this software. We are distributing it with best of intentions and it contains no known harmful code. All users should read all information associated with software and agree to the statements issued here.