A year's OSM tile traffic
Oct 20, 2023
Charlie Loyd tooted this wonderful animation of a year's OSM tile traffic:
and followed up with:
The answers to your questions are:
- Yacht and rally car races.
- Yes, well noticed! We call it “Null Island”.
- No, but it would be nice if it were practical.
- People scraping tiles.
- Yes, because the distribution of traffic follows Zipf’s law.
- If I have time.
He credits this toot for the idea, showing one month's traffic with a similarly engaging video: