Instruction of the visualization page

Follow these steps to view a map or a graph.

[1] Set map parameters

map parameters
  1. 1)Select dataset and version which you want to plot on the map.
  2. 2)Select a variable, a graphic type, etc.
    » Go to [2a] Display map
  3. 3)Set period and click on the “Display animation” button.
    » Go to [2b] Display animation

[2a] Display map

map display
  1. 1)Click on the “Change color table” button to display popup window. Select a color table, and click on the “OK” button in the window to change color on the map.
  2. 2)Click on the “png” or “jpeg” button to download map as a PNG or JPEG file.
  3. 3)Click on the “data” button to download a data file which is displayed on the map. But only logged in users can download it.
  4. 4)Click on the arrow buttons to move to north, south, east or west.
  5. 5)Click on the plus or minus to zoom in or out.

[2b] Display animation

  1. 1)The popup window is displayed.
  2. 2)The massage of “Now loading picture…” is displayed during the data loading.
  3. 3)The animation will play automatically.
  4. 4)Click on the “Stop” button to stop the animation.
  5. 5)Click on the “Start” button to restart the animation.
  6. 6)Click on the “Close” button to close the popup window.

[3] Set graph parameters

graph parameters
  1. 1)Click on a target point on the map.
  2. 2)The Location is displayed at the “Location” in the ”Graph parameters” according to the point of 1).
  3. 3)Select graph type, period, etc.
  4. 4)Select from one to four variables which you want to plot the graph.
  5. 5)Set the drawing range.
  6. 6)Click on the “Display” button.
    » Go to [4] Display graph

[4] Display graph

graph display
  1. 1)The graph is displayed according to the graph parameters.
  2. 2)Click on the “png” or “jpeg” button to download the graph as a PNG or JPEG file.