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Baranyi I vs. Kavraiskiy VII

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  Baranyi I Kavraiskiy VII
Creator János Baranyi (1968) Vladimir V. Kavraiskiy (1939)
Group Pseudocylindric Pseudocylindric
Property Compromise Compromise
Other Names
  • The projection is often listed using a different transcription of the author’s name, e.g. Kavraysky or Kawraiski.
Remarks Constructed with tabular coordinates rather than mathematical formulas.
See my blogpost Two Ginzburg and four Baranyi Projections.
recommended comparisons Kavraiskiy VII Baranyi I
Wagner VI
This pairing is among the list of recommended pairings – but why?
While very much alike at first glance, in direct comparision the differences become quite obvious.

1. Comparison: Physical Map

Baranyi I
Baranyi I
Kavraiskiy VII
Kavraiskiy VII

2. Comparison: Political Map

Baranyi I
Baranyi I
Kavraiskiy VII
Kavraiskiy VII

3. Comparison: Silhouette Map

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Grey areas: Superimposition of projections
Baranyi I Silhouette Map
Kavraiskiy VII Silhouette Map

4. Comparison: Tissot Indicatrix, 30°

Baranyi I
Baranyi I Tissot Indicatrix
Kavraiskiy VII
Kavraiskiy VII Tissot Indicatrix

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