06/17/2014 12:03 pm ET Updated Jun 17, 2014

The Nation Literally Exploded (On Twitter) After The U.S. Team's Game-Winning Goal

There were 4.9 million tweets during Monday's World Cup thriller between the United States and Ghana. That's according to @TwitterData, who also put together this incredible animated map showing all the worldwide tweeting during the entire game.

SB Nation's Michael Katz isolated the reaction to John Brook's game-winning goal for the United States. Turn on the sound and watch how America erupted:

And here's Brooks' goal itself, scored in the 86th minute:

[VIA SB Nation]