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Some of the functionality of the World Plotting Package is now available in CountryData.
World Plotting Package
 
WorldPlot create maps of the world using data from a database
WorldGraphics planetary map applying to specified graphics primitives
    
Projections
    
Color Functions
    
ToMinutes convert expressions in degrees or DMS formats to minutes
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