Learn how to import ChronoLinks and coordinats from other map services into Chronoscope World.
Open the Import dialog now in the Chronoscope above.
Enter geo coordinates in
latitude longitude format. The textfield can convert N,E,S,W into north or south latidude, and into east or west longitude.
In this case the map ID is
Try to enter
Other map services like Google Maps or Microsoft’s Bing Maps use similar URL parameters to share locations. For example:
A google maps link looks like this:
Try to import the google maps link to Chronoscope World now.
Many articles in Wikipedia are georeferenced. That means that they offer coordinates for the location that is presented. Open the article on Liberty Island and try to import the coordinates link from top right of the page into the Chronoscope.
On Wikipedia, right-click the link 40°41′20″N 74°02′40″W and choose Copy Link. Import the link into Chronoscope.
Power user tip:
Everything that can be entered into the dialog can also be pasted directly into the main browser window. Use File > Paste or the keyboard shortcut Cmd V
Mind that the Chronoscope needs tp be active to receive the menu command. Click the map first.
It is also possible to drag’n’drop content into the window.
Chronoscope World is the core module of the Chrono Research Lab.
You can support Chronoscope Hamburg and Chronoscope World by sharing ChronoLinks relentlesly. Historical insights have been shared on twitter at chronohh. But meanwhile the band plays on on Mastodon at Chrono Matthias
The Chrono Research Lab is an independant and free time-traveling service by Matthias Müller-Prove. However, some expenses are not really covered. Luckily, the human society has invented real money to to by me a virtual coffee:
But now: Please fasten your seat belts. Let’s travel through space and time with Chronoscope World: