GIS's Roots in Cartography

11/11/97


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GIS's Roots in Cartography

Definitions for "Elevation"

Earth Ellipsoid Measurements

Earth Ellipsoid Measurements, Continued.

Map Scale

Map Scale Examples

Map Projections

Latitude and Longitude

Equirectangular Projection

Project Sphere onto Three Flat Surfaces

Project Sphere onto Three Flat Surfaces

Two Important Map Projections

Mercator Projection

Map Projections Continued

Sinusoidal Projection

Coo rdinate Systems

Coordinate Systems Continued

Coordinate Systems Continued

Coordinate Systems Continued

Coordinate Systems Continued Universal TransverseMercator

Coordinate Systems Continued

Coordinate Systems Overlay

Graphic Information - Attributes

Author: Donald J. Leone

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