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Wagner IX vs. Wagner IX, Canters Optimization (Approximation)

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  Wagner IX Wagner IX, Canters Optimization (Approximation)
Creator Karlheinz Wagner (1949) Frank Canters (2002)
Group Lenticular Lenticular
Property Compromise Compromise
Other Names
  • Aitoff-Wagner
Remarks Low Error Optimization of Wagner IX.
The image is an approximation.
recommended comparisons Wagner VIII
Wagner IX.i
Wagner IX Canters Opt.
Winkel Tripel BOPC
Wagner IX
This pairing is among the list of recommended pairings – but why?
To compare the low-error optimization to the original.

1. Comparison: Physical Map – scaled to fit

Wagner IX
Wagner IX Projection
Wagner IX, Canters Optimization (Approximation)
Wagner IX, Canters Optimization (Approximation) Projection

2. Comparison: Silhouette Map – scaled to fit

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Wagner IX Silhouette Map
Wagner IX, Canters Optimization (Approximation) Silhouette Map

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

Wagner IX
Wagner IX Tissot Indicatrix
Wagner IX, Canters Optimization (Approximation)
Wagner IX, Canters Optimization (Approximation) Tissot Indicatrix

4. Comparison: Physical Map – scaled to same width

Wagner IX
Wagner IX Projection
Wagner IX, Canters Optimization (Approximation)
Wagner IX, Canters Optimization (Approximation) Projection

5. Comparison: Silhouette Map – scaled to same width

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Wagner IX Silhouette Map
Wagner IX, Canters Optimization (Approximation) Silhouette Map

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

Wagner IX
Wagner IX Tissot Indicatrix
Wagner IX, Canters Optimization (Approximation)
Wagner IX, Canters Optimization (Approximation) Tissot Indicatrix

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

Wagner IX
Wagner IX Tissot Indicatrix
Wagner IX, Canters Optimization (Approximation)
Wagner IX, Canters Optimization (Approximation) Tissot Indicatrix

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

Wagner IX
Wagner IX Tissot Indicatrix
Wagner IX, Canters Optimization (Approximation)
Wagner IX, Canters Optimization (Approximation) Tissot Indicatrix
 

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