Recreating the WaPo solar eclipse data visualization in R

I will give a short talk about how to recreate one of the Washington Post’s solar eclipse visualizations, namely this:
I did this using only ggplot2 for the visualization part, which shows how powerful this package can be.
The code and my version is on my website:

Berecz Dániel
Application Development Associate, Accenture Kft.

Daniel currently works at Accenture Hungary as an Application Development Associate with a focus on Data Visualization. He is interested in data analysis and data science with open source tools like R and Python. He has a Master’s degree in Business Information Systems from the Budapest University of Technology and Economics.