Steven Dutch, Professor Emeritus, Natural and Applied Sciences, Universityof Wisconsin - Green Bay
Scale: 1 pixel = 4 km. 10-degree grid; Lambert Conformal Conic Projection, Center 40N 090E
The azimuthal equal area projection can portray the entire globe, though in practice distortions become extreme toward the antipode. These maps are cut off 150 degrees from the center, which means they show more than a hemisphere.
Created 10 March 2015, Last Update
29 August 2020