Here's a US map showing the constellation of city lights and highways

It's like staring at the night sky only instead of looking up to see stars and constellations, we're looking at the bright lights of cities connected by highways. A Reddit user superimposed state boundaries and interstate routes onto a NASA photograph of the United States of America at night to show how and why things shine the way they do.

It's like a puzzle where everything fits with each other except that bright patch in North Dakota, which is the Bakken oil field.

Here's a US map showing the constellation of city lights and highways

Here's a US map showing the constellation of city lights and highways


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