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200-mile isopleths Album American Geophysical Union Antarctica area graticule extended area with projection atlas azimuthal equidistant projection center at Equator Centered transverse Hammer COMPOSITE SHORELINE MAP conformal map conformal projection conformal version continental shoreline continents Drake Passage edge equal area graticule equal area projections Equatorial view extended graticule geographic poles Hammer equal area Hammer projection homolosine projection Interrupted World Maps isobath land masses lobes centered Malacca Straits map map Maps with Continental Maps XXVII Margins as Natural Mercator projection million years ago Natural Boundaries Maps normal aspect normal projection Oblique normal Hammer Oblique projection ocean cut parent projection Phanerozoic Plate Tectonic PLATE MARGIN MAP Plate Tectonic Reconstructions poles at Equator projection poles rhumb line Ring of Fire Scotese Shorelines as Natural sinusoidal equal area sinusoidal projection Snyder & Voxland South America Spilhaus tectonic plate boundaries tectonic plate map TECTONIC PLATE MARGIN transverse aspect transverse Hammer equal World Ocean Map
Page 62 - A line on a map or chart of the earth's surface connecting points having the same temperature at a given time or the same mean temperature for a given period.
Page 61 - ... a map projection of the surface of the earth, so centered at any given point that a straight line radiating from the center to any other point represents the shortest distance, that is, an arc of a great circle.
Page 61 - ... horizontal direction expressed as the angular distance between the direction of a fixed point (as the observer's heading) and the direction of the object...
Page 63 - ... assessment and earthquake prediction . The program is a principal part of the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (created by the Earthquake Hazards Reduction Act of 1977), and includes the major efforts of the Federal Government in...
Page 61 - A conformai projection where the boundary of the world map is a curve traced by a point on a circle that rolls on the outside of a fixed circle.
Page 50 - This Dynamic Planet, World Map of Volcanoes, Earthquakes and Plate Tectonics," Smithsonian Institution /US Geological Survey, 1989.