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Wagner IV vs. [Wagner-Denoyer II]

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  Wagner IV [Wagner-Denoyer II]
Creator Karlheinz Wagner (1932) Tobias Jung (2016)
Group Pseudocylindric Miscellaneous
Property Equal-area Compromise
Other Names
  • Putniņš P2'
  • Werenskiold III
Remarks My own attempt at map projections.
It is a mix of Wagner IV and Denoyer Semi-elliptical, with a weight of 60% at Denoyer.
Generated with Geocart.
See the article on Wagner-Denoyer.
recommended comparisons Eckert IV
Wagner V
[Wagner-Denoyer II]
Denoyer Semi-Elliptical
Wagner IV
[Wagner-Denoyer I]
This pairing is among the list of recommended pairings – but why?
Wagner IV is one of the parent projections of Wagner-Denoyer.
Remark: On these two projections, »scaled to fit« and »scaled to same width« will be quite identical!

1. Comparison: Physical Map – scaled to fit

Wagner IV
Wagner IV Projection
[Wagner-Denoyer II]
[Wagner-Denoyer II] Projection

2. Comparison: Silhouette Map – scaled to fit

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Wagner IV Silhouette Map
[Wagner-Denoyer II] Silhouette Map

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

Wagner IV
Wagner IV Tissot Indicatrix
[Wagner-Denoyer II]
[Wagner-Denoyer II] Tissot Indicatrix

4. Comparison: Physical Map – scaled to same width

Wagner IV
Wagner IV Projection
[Wagner-Denoyer II]
[Wagner-Denoyer II] Projection

5. Comparison: Silhouette Map – scaled to same width

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Wagner IV Silhouette Map
[Wagner-Denoyer II] Silhouette Map

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

Wagner IV
Wagner IV Tissot Indicatrix
[Wagner-Denoyer II]
[Wagner-Denoyer II] Tissot Indicatrix

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

Wagner IV
Wagner IV Tissot Indicatrix
[Wagner-Denoyer II]
[Wagner-Denoyer II] Tissot Indicatrix

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

Wagner IV
Wagner IV Tissot Indicatrix
[Wagner-Denoyer II]
[Wagner-Denoyer II] Tissot Indicatrix
 

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