Ever wondered how the Internet travels across the Oceans? Check this interactive map

Travelling around the seven seas may seem too inadequate these days.
The guys at TeleGeography charted the Internet undersea cable courses with incredible detail – and depicting the whole map as an Indiana Jones journal!

Image source: TeleGeography

According to the authors, here’s a summary of features:

– 293 active and planned submarine cables that are connecting the world under the ocean
– Countries with the largest number of submarine cable connections, giving them higher resiliency
– Changes to submarine cable capacity on major global routes from 1996-2015
– The hair-like strands of fiber optic cables connecting the world
– Aerial “photos” of major submarine cable landing stations

Check for yourself this cool, interactive map (and solve the puzzle)!

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