Multiple organizations are mapping  the current COVID-19 outbreak. These are our favorites:

Johns Hopkins Center for Systems Science and Engineering:
Wuhan Coronavirus Global Cases

What it offers:
A highly functional and informative interactive map that is updated in real time

Why we think it’s great:

  1. It has written and visual representations of total confirmed cases
  2. Cases broken down by country and by Chinese province
  3. Utilizes multiple sources including WHO, CDC, and various sources from within China
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BNO News:  Tracking Coronavirus — Map, Data, and Timeline

What it offers:
A detailed breakdown of cases, deaths, and the condition of those with nCoV-2019

Why we think it’s great:

  1. The ‘notes’ section in the table of confirmed cases provides info on the severity of the cases in a given area
  2. The timeline is helpful and something that we haven’t found elsewhere
  3. Hyperlinked sources for every piece of information
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Bloomberg News: Mapping the Coronavirus Outbreak Across the World

What it offers:
A quick overview of the latest numbers and developments, plus insightful info graphics

Why we think it’s great

  1. Provides relevant background as well as the most up-to-date information
  2. Graphics break down cases by geography, severity and other factors
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Boston Children’s HealthMap Infectious Disease Surveillance System

What it Offers:
An interactive map from Boston Children’s Hospital of numerous historical infectious diseases including COVID-19

Why we think it’s great:  

  1. Allows for viewing of historical infectious diseases
  2. Animation for visualizing the spread of COVID-19 over time
  3. Uses automated technology to aggregate real-time online news and media alerts
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