Mollweide map projection


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Related to Mollweide map projection: Sanson-Flamsteed projection, Eckert projection

Mollweide map projection

(môl`vīdə): see map projectionmap projection,
transfer of the features of the surface of the earth or another spherical body onto a flat sheet of paper. Only a globe can represent accurately the shape, orientation, and relative area of the earth's surface features; any projection produces distortion with
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