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Computer-assisted map projection research

John Parr Snyder

Computer-assisted map projection research

by John Parr Snyder

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Published by Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey in Alexandria, VA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Map projection -- Data processing.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J.P. Snyder.
    SeriesU.S. Geological Survey bulletin ;, 1629
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE75 .B9 no. 1629, GA110 .B9 no. 1629
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 157 p. ;
    Number of Pages157
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2998909M
    LC Control Number84600405

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The use of computers in cartography has made it a lot easier for map makers to transform data from one map projection to another and experiment with alternative representations of geographical data. Pergamon Computers it Geosciences Vol. 21, No.

7, pp.Eisevier Science Lid (95) Printed in Great Britain MAPPRO: A PROGRAM FOR PROCESSING THE PROJECTION OF LATITUDE-LONGITUDE COORDINATES INTO RECTANGULAR MAP COORDINATE SYSTEMS DAVID ALLISON Department of Geology and Geography, Life Cited by: 1.

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