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Airy Minimum-error Azimuthal vs. Breusing Harmonic

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  Airy Minimum-error Azimuthal Breusing Harmonic
Creator George Biddell Airy (1861) A. E. Young (1920)
Group Azimuthal Azimuthal
Property Compromise Compromise
Other Names
  • Breusing Harmonic Mean
Remarks Modification of Breusing Geometric, Arthur Breusing (1892).
recommended comparisons Breusing Harmonic Airy (Hem.)
Azimuthal equal-area (Hem.)
Azimuthal Equidistant (Hem.)
Nicolosi Globular
This pairing is among the list of recommended pairings – but why?
These two projections nearly identical, so you might spot the differences in direct comparision only.
Remark: On these two projections, »scaled to fit« and »scaled to same width« will be quite identical!

1. Comparison: Physical Map – scaled to fit

Airy Minimum-error Azimuthal
Airy Minimum-error Azimuthal Projection
Breusing Harmonic
Breusing Harmonic Projection

2. Comparison: Silhouette Map – scaled to fit

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Airy Minimum-error Azimuthal Silhouette Map
Breusing Harmonic Silhouette Map

3. Comparison: Tissot Indicatrix, 30° – scaled to fit

Airy Minimum-error Azimuthal
Airy Minimum-error Azimuthal Tissot Indicatrix
Breusing Harmonic
Breusing Harmonic Tissot Indicatrix

4. Comparison: Physical Map – scaled to same width

Airy Minimum-error Azimuthal
Airy Minimum-error Azimuthal Projection
Breusing Harmonic
Breusing Harmonic Projection

5. Comparison: Silhouette Map – scaled to same width

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Airy Minimum-error Azimuthal Silhouette Map
Breusing Harmonic Silhouette Map

6. Comparison: Tissot Indicatrix, 30° – scaled to same width

Airy Minimum-error Azimuthal
Airy Minimum-error Azimuthal Tissot Indicatrix
Breusing Harmonic
Breusing Harmonic Tissot Indicatrix

7. Comparison: Tissot Indicatrix, 15° – scaled to fit

Airy Minimum-error Azimuthal
Airy Minimum-error Azimuthal Tissot Indicatrix
Breusing Harmonic
Breusing Harmonic Tissot Indicatrix

8. Comparison: Tissot Indicatrix, 15° – scaled to same width

Airy Minimum-error Azimuthal
Airy Minimum-error Azimuthal Tissot Indicatrix
Breusing Harmonic
Breusing Harmonic Tissot Indicatrix
 

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