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PyGMT: A Python interface for the Generic Mapping Tools

  • 1. University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • 2. China University of Geosciences, China
  • 3. Development Seed, USA
  • 4. Unaffiliated
  • 5. Innoplexia GmbH, Germany
  • 6. University of Hawai'i at Mānoa, USA
  • 7. Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
  • 8. University of Alaska Fairbanks, USA
  • 9. Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • 10. Tel Aviv University
  • 11. National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan
  • 12. US Geological Survey, USA
  • 13. Fluminense Federal University, Brazil
  • 14. University of Oregon, USA
  • 15. GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, Germany
  • 16. University College London


PyGMT is a library for processing geospatial and geophysical data and making publication quality maps and figures. It provides a Pythonic interface for the Generic Mapping Tools (GMT), a command-line program widely used in the Earth Sciences.


The development of PyGMT has been supported by NSF grants OCE-1558403 and EAR-1948603.


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