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Wagner VIII vs. Wagner IX

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  Wagner VIII Wagner IX
Creator Karlheinz Wagner (1949) Karlheinz Wagner (1949)
Group Lenticular Lenticular
Property Compromise Compromise
Other Names
  • Aitoff-Wagner
Remarks
recommended comparisons Wagner VII
Wagner IX
Wagner-Böhm I
Wagner VIII
Wagner IX.i
Winkel Tripel BOPC
This pairing is among the list of recommended pairings – but why?
To illustrate Wagner’s gradual transformation of his projections.

1. Comparison: Physical Map – scaled to fit

Wagner VIII
Wagner VIII Projection
Wagner IX
Wagner IX Projection

2. Comparison: Silhouette Map – scaled to fit

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Grey areas: Superimposition of projections
Wagner VIII Silhouette Map
Wagner IX Silhouette Map

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

Wagner VIII
Wagner VIII Tissot Indicatrix
Wagner IX
Wagner IX Tissot Indicatrix

4. Comparison: Physical Map – scaled to same width

Wagner VIII
Wagner VIII Projection
Wagner IX
Wagner IX Projection

5. Comparison: Silhouette Map – scaled to same width

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Grey areas: Superimposition of projections
Wagner VIII Silhouette Map
Wagner IX Silhouette Map

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

Wagner VIII
Wagner VIII Tissot Indicatrix
Wagner IX
Wagner IX Tissot Indicatrix

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

Wagner VIII
Wagner VIII Tissot Indicatrix
Wagner IX
Wagner IX Tissot Indicatrix

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

Wagner VIII
Wagner VIII Tissot Indicatrix
Wagner IX
Wagner IX Tissot Indicatrix
 

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