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This online map tracks the Coronavirus outbreak globally in real-time – Let us check out how ?

By Reetika Kachchhwa

Coronavirus –

This is particularly a type of virus That actually got its origin from China. It basically looks like a SARS. This virus has, according to the news has been officially spread to Toronto, and after that Ontario’s top medical officers have confirmed the presumptive case.

Online map –

To track this virus, researchers who are at the Johns Hopkins University, they have actually created an online map that can actually help in tracking the outbreak in the minimum time. This map keeps track of total confirmed cases, deaths as well as recoveries, reports say. You can use this map on your devices like desktop as well as a smartphone.

So the first confirmed case was marked in Toronto that is one dog on the Canadian portion of the map. There are actually four dots that are marked in the US to clarify the other confirmed cases in North America.

This virus tracking map is actually getting popular just because someone has actually developed and modify a Mac add on which can actually help you to track the virus from your menubar. They are actually also working on a live app to go with the menu bar feature.

Lauren Gardner who is actually s civil engineering professor at JHU, who directs the team to develop this map, commented on this that
“The dashboard is intended to provide the public with an understanding of the outbreak situation as it unfolds, with transparent data sources,”

On January 28, 2020, at around 2:07 am EST, this tracking device showed 107 deaths and 4474 confirmed cases. This virus has actually spread in other countries, also apart from China and the US. Other countries include Canada, Hong Kong, Thailand, Macau, Australia, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, France, South Korea, Germany, Nepal, Vietnam, Cambodia, and as well as ivory coast.

Reetika Kachchhwa