## Map projections for geodesists, cartographers and geographers |

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### Contents

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DEFINITIONS NOTATION DIMENSIONS | 13 |

GENERAL TRANSFORMATION FORMULAE THEORY | 34 |

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angle angular distortion axes axis azimuthal projections becomes Bonne's cartographic central meridian central point coincides cone conformal projections conical projection constant convergence corresponding cot p0 cylindrical datum surface derived differential direction distance dv du dv dv dv earth ellipse ellipsoid equal to zero equidistant projection geodesic geoid gnomonic projection grid image plane indicatrix intersection isometric isometric coordinates latitude length longitude lunar lunar projections lunar surface map projections mapping equations maximum Mercator projection meridians and parallels moon normal oblique projections origin orthographic projection parallel circle parametric curves perspective point plotting polar stereographic projection pole projected geodesic projection plane projection Section projection surface R2 cos2 rectangular coordinate system reference representation rotation scale distortion scale factor shown in Figure sin2 sphere Spherical formulae standard parallel stereographic projection straight lines tan2 tangent transformation formulae Transverse Mercator Transverse Mercator projection Werner projection whence zone