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Eckert V vs. Hölzel

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  Eckert V Hölzel
Creator Max Eckert-Greifendorff (1906) Unknown (1950 approx.)
Group Pseudocylindric Pseudocylindric
Property Compromise Compromise
Other Names
Remarks Named after the austrian publishing company Hölzel who used the projection in their atlases.

The creator is unknown to me. Projection is based on Eckert V.
recommended comparisons Hölzel
Putnins P′5
Wagner III
Eckert V
This pairing is among the list of recommended pairings – but why?
The Hölzel projection is a modification of Eckert V.

1. Comparison: Physical Map – scaled to fit

Eckert V
Eckert V
Hölzel
Hölzel

2. Comparison: Silhouette Map – scaled to fit

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Grey areas: Superimposition of projections
Eckert V Silhouette Map
Hölzel Silhouette Map

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

Eckert V
Eckert V Tissot Indicatrix
Hölzel
Hölzel Tissot Indicatrix

4. Comparison: Physical Map – scaled to same width

Eckert V
Eckert V
Hölzel
Hölzel

5. Comparison: Silhouette Map – scaled to same width

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Grey areas: Superimposition of projections
Eckert V Silhouette Map
Hölzel Silhouette Map

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

Eckert V
Eckert V Tissot Indicatrix
Hölzel
Hölzel Tissot Indicatrix

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

Eckert V
Eckert V Tissot Indicatrix
Hölzel
Hölzel Tissot Indicatrix

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

Eckert V
Eckert V Tissot Indicatrix
Hölzel
Hölzel Tissot Indicatrix
 

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