Steven Dutch, Professor Emeritus, Natural and Applied Sciences, Universityof Wisconsin - Green Bay
Scale: 1 pixel = 11 km. 10-degree grid; Azimuthal Equal Area Projection, Center 00NS 90E and 90W
The azimuthal equal area projection can portray the entire globe, though in practice distortions become extreme toward the antipode. These maps are cut off 90 degrees from the center, which means they cover a hemisphere.
Created 10 March 2015, Last Update 19 January 2020