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An interactive map of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Middle-earth
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. You can zoom and pan, search for or center a location, and link to a particular area. Place names are labeled in both English and Elvish.Pan
— You can pan through the map by clicking and dragging.
— You can zoom in and out using your mouse’s scroll wheel or by holding down your shift
key while clicking and dragging.
— You can center the map on a position by double clicking.
— As you pan and zoom the map, the URL in the address or location bar updates to reflect a shareable, permanent link to the location you’re viewing.
— You can switch languages with the drop-down selector in the bottom-left of the page, or by pressing, lower-case-L
. You can turn off labels by pressing, upper-case-L
— You can search for a location by its recorded names in the search field on the top right. Press enter or click on one of the auto-completed items to navigate to that location and to display additional information. You can navigate to the search box by typing slash
and can leave by typing escape