Exploring the Grand Canyon
This Demonstration explores some elevation profiles of the geographical area around the Grand Canyon using data downloaded from the Google Maps Elevation API.[more]
Elevation data are generated along 50 lines of longitudes between and West with 50 points each of latitudes between and North.[less]
The elevation and location data can be extracted from .
The data for this Demonstration was collected with the URL: "http://maps.google.com/maps/api/elevation/json?sensor=false"<>"&paths="<>"&samples=21"
where "paths=" is a list of 2500 geolocations from a selected area of the Grand Canyon with longitudes between and and latitudes between and .
 Google Developers. "The Google Elevation API." (Apr 21 2014) developers.google.com/maps/documentation/elevation.