World Map: Simple

The simple world map is the quickest way to create your own custom world map.

Other World maps: the World Microstates map (includes all microstates), the World Subdivisions map (all countries divided into their subdivisions, provinces, states, etc.), and the Advanced World map (more details like projections, cities, rivers, lakes, timezones, etc.).

If you are interested in historical maps, please visit Historical Mapchart, where you can find Cold War (1946-1989 and beyond), 1815, 1880, World War I, World War II and more world maps.

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CONTROLS

mouse wheel : Zoom in/out

mouse wheel : Move Map

You can also use W,A,S,D,I,O on your keyboard or the controls on the right.

You can still change Fill Color, click on countries to paint them, etc.


Step 1: Coloring/Editing the Map

Single Selection

Select the color you want and click a country on the map. Right-click on it to remove its color or hide it.

Hold Ctrl and move your mouse over the map to quickly color several countries/subdivisions. Holding Ctrl + Shift has the opposite result.

Region Selection

Select a region and click COLOR REGION. Note that if a country belongs to two or more regions, it will have the color of the last region that was added.

More Options

Step 2: Choosing the Legend

Add the title you want for the map's legend and choose a label for each color group. Change the color for all countries in a group by clicking on it.

Legend Style
Color Label Remove
Step 3: Getting the Map

When ready, select Preview Map. To download the map: Right Click -> Save Image or select Download Map. In case you want to change something, select Edit. To start over, select Clear All.

Download Map Undo
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