Map your data
Let's plot the longitude and latitude data in our data set.
Creating a Map
Start by selecting the Map option in the 'Search Components' pane on left hand side and dragging it into the Report
From there we can populate the right hand side menu starting in the section titled
Mapto begin with:
- Here you can provide a Google Maps API Map Key
- Centralize the map on New York by adding
Now you have map of New York ready to plot the weather data onto.
Pointsin the right hand menu and select
Data Source. You can add aggregations and groupings here to get your data ready for plotting. Change the following parameters:
Generate View Stateand click your new View State. To get the last latitude and longitude values for these grouped columns, follow the input from the image below and click
Select Itemto save.
Click Apply and Select Item to save and connect the node to the widget
Latitude Data:lastlat and
Longitude Data:lastlon from the respective drop-downs
Fantastic! Now you have overlayed your weather geographic data on top of a map. This guides only touch on how to get started with Maps but we hope this will help with the initial stumbling points to continue creating insightful Reports!