View Full Version : Name this projection!
01-12-2013, 02:56 PM
I'm working on making a globe and I was wondering what is the name of this projection?
01-12-2013, 10:33 PM
It's a different way of doing an interrupted map with the gores joined at a pole rather than along the equator. I don't know which underlying projection is being used though. I'd guess at either Sinusoidal, or maybe Transverse Mercator.
01-16-2013, 10:02 AM
I would say a gnomonic projectio centred on each Pole with a bit of buckminster fuller...
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