The Lights of Earth

See if you can pick out these cities (clearly visible): • Honolulu • Anchorage • Seattle • San Francisco • Denver • Chicago • Montreal • Havana • Rio de Janeiro • Reykjavík • London • Rome • Athens • Cairo • Johannesburg • Moscow • Tehran • New Delhi • Bangkok • Singapore • Hong Kong • Seoul • Tokyo • Melbourne

When you place your mouse over many of earth’s major cities, a label will appear beside your pointer if you hold the pointer still for a few seconds.

Copyright © 2007 Daniel M. Short

Abidjan Abu Dhabi Acapulco Accra Addis Ababa Adelaide Algiers Amsterdam-the Hague-Rotterdam Anchorage Ankara Asunción Athens Atlanta Baghdad Baku Bangalore Bangkok Barcelona Beijing Beirut Belém Belfast Berlin Bermuda Bogotá Bombay Boston Brasilia Brisbane Brunei Brussels Budapest Buenos Aires Cairo Calcutta Cancun Capetown Caracas Cartagena Casablanca Chicago Cincinnati Cleveland Copenhagen Dakar Dallas/Ft. Worth Damascus Dar es Salaam Darwin Denver Detroit Dublin Durban Edmonton El Paso Essen-Düsseldorf Esfahan Fairbanks Falkland Islands Fortaleza Fukuoka Gdansk Geneva Glasgow Grand Rapids Guam Guantanamo Bay Hamburg Hanoi Harare Havana Helsinki Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) Hong Kong Honolulu Houston Indianapolis Islamabad-Rawalpindi Istanbul (not Constantinople) Jacksonville Jamaica Jakarta Jeddah Johannesburg Kampala Kansas City Karachi Khartoum Kiev Kuala Lumpur Kuwait Lagos Lahore Las Vegas Lima Lisbon Liverpool London Los Angeles Luanda Madras Madrid Managua Manaus Manila Maputo Maracaibo Marseille Mecca Melbourne Memphis Mexico City Miami Minneapolis/St. Paul Minsk Mombasa Montevideo Montreal Moscow Munich Nairobi Naples New Delhi New Orleans New York Norfolk Odessa Osaka Oslo Ottawa Palermo Panama Paris Perth Peshawar Petropavlovsk Philadelphia Phoenix Portland Port of Spain Prague Prudhoe Bay Puerto Rico Pyongyang Quito Rangoon Recife Reykjavík Rio de Janeiro Riyadh Rome Rosario Sacramento Salt Lake City Salvador San Diego San Francisco San José San Salvador Santa Fe Santiago Santo Domingo São Luis São Paulo Sapporo Seattle Seoul Shanghai Singapore Spokane Sydney St. Louis Stockholm St. Petersburg (Leningrad) Taipei Tampa/St. Petersburg Tehran Tel Aviv-Jerusalem Tokyo-Yokohama Toronto Tsingtao Tucson Tunis Vancouver Vienna Vladivostok Volgograd Warsaw Winnipeg Washington