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Briesemeister Projection

 

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  Briesemeister Projection
Creator William A. Briesemeister (1953)
Group Lenticular
Property Equal-area
Other Names
Remarks Qblique and rescaled version of the Hammer projection.

Prior to December 2016, the image was centered to the Greenwich meridian. I changed this to 10° East because the Briesemeister projection is a special configuration of the Hammer projection, and I felt obliged to meet the exact config that is associated with Briesemeister’s name.

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