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Elements of map projection with applications to map and chart construction.

U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey.

Elements of map projection with applications to map and chart construction.

by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Map projection

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles H. Deetz and Oscar S. Adams.
    ContributionsDeetz, Charles Henry, 1864-1946., Adams, Oscar S. b. 1874.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination226 p.
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14452121M
    OCLC/WorldCa16729430

    construction of map book or atlas pages, as well as exporting and printing the final product. There are a variety of candidate cartographic products for automated map production workflows, which we summarize as: • many maps with the same theme but different extents,File Size: KB. Every map projection has its own advantages and disadvantages, as it is impossible to project a 3D surface onto a 2D surface without distorting the image in some fashion. A better question would be - what map projection is most appropriate for a p.

    Using the Projection Elements. Map configuration file without FILTERCOORDSYS and FEATURECOORDSYS getting information from the curved surface to a flat one involves a mathematical formula call a map projection. A map projection transforms latitude and logitude to x,y coordinates in a projected coordinate system. Quantitative Properties of Map Projections. A sphere, unlike a polyhedron, cone, or cylinder, cannot be reformed into a plane. In order to portray the surface of a round body on a two-dimensional flat plane, you must first define a developable surface (i.e., one that can be cut and flattened onto a plane without stretching or creasing) and devise rules for systematically representing all or.

    Cartography (/ k ɑːr ˈ t ɒ ɡ r ə f i /; from Greek χάρτης chartēs, "papyrus, sheet of paper, map"; and γράφειν graphein, "write") is the study and practice of making ing science, aesthetics, and technique, cartography builds on the premise that reality can be modeled in ways that communicate spatial information effectively.. The fundamental uses of traditional.   Selecting the most suitable projection can be challenging, but it is as essential a part of cartographic design as color and symbol selection and should be given the same degree of consideration. A poorly chosen projection can result in misinterpreted information and impact the effectiveness of a by: 9.


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Full text of "Elements of map projection with applications to map and chart construction" See other formats. In cartography, a map projection is a way to flatten a globe's surface into a plane in order to make a map. This requires a systematic transformation of the latitudes and longitudes of locations from the surface of the globe into locations on a plane.

All projections of a sphere on a plane necessarily distort the surface in some way and to some extent. Map Projections: A Reference Manual Taylor & Francis, Deetz, C. and Adams, O. Elements of Map Projection - with applications to map and chart construction and use of.

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This illustration from the book “Elements of map projection with applications to map and chart construction” written in by Charles H. Deetz (born in ) and Oscar S. Adams, (born in ) is one of the best illustrations of the concept of map projections : Aleks Buczkowski. A map projection for which distances from one point (usually the projection's center) to all other points are preserved compared to those distances on the Earth's surface Azimuthal Projection A projection in which all directions or azimuths along straight lines radiating from the map projection's center represent great circles on the Earth.

An exhibition at the Leventhal Map & Education Center. The text of this work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution International otherwise noted, all illustrations are excluded from the CC BY license.

Elements of Map Projections with Applications to Map and Chart Construction, Deetz and Adams () - Aitoff's Equal-Area Projection of the Sphere.

Down to Earth: Mapping for Everybody, David Greenhood () - Aitoff Equal-Area Projection. Introductory Cartography contains a comprehensive section on map projections. Chapter two, entitled "Map Projections: Establishing the Graticule", is devoted entirely to map projections.

The chapter begins with an explanation of why a map projection is needed for a map. This is followed by a discussion of scale, and globe to map relationships. A map projection is a systematic transformation of the latitudes and longitudes of positions on the surface of the Earth to a flat sheet of paper, a map.

More precisely, a map projection requires. The Albers projection is an example of a conic map projection. Azimuthal Map Projection. The azimuthal map projection is angular- given three points on a map (A, B, and C) the azimuth from Point B to Point C dictates the angle someone would have to look or travel in order to get to : Elizabeth Borneman.A cylindrical map projection is specified by formulae linking the geographic coordinates of latitude φ and longitude λ to Cartesian coordinates on the map with origin on the equator and x-axis along the construction, all points on the same meridian lie on the same generator of the cylinder at a constant value of x, but the distance y along the generator (measured from the equator.