Compare Map Projections

Deutsch  •  English
[info]    Viewing options:      

Compare Projections

Winkel Tripel vs. Winkel Tripel Bartholomew

Select two projections:

Projection No. 1:

Projection No. 2:

Mode:      [ Info ]

 

Or:

Selection by thumbnail
Select from list

Projections markes with asterisks [*] lack silhouette and Tissot maps.
Marked with hash [#]: Additional image of projection (useful for certain comparisions).

  Winkel Tripel Winkel Tripel Bartholomew
Creator Oswald Winkel (1921) Oswald Winkel (1921)
Group Lenticular Lenticular
Property Compromise Compromise
Other Names
  • Winkel Tripel Times Atlas
Remarks This version was designed by John Bartholomew (about 1955), it uses 40° North and South as standard parallels instead of 50°28´ in Winkel’s original design.
recommended comparisons Ciric I
Natural Earth II
Wagner IX.i
Winkel Tripel Bartholomew
Winkel Tripel BOPC
Winkel Tripel BOPC
Winkel Tripel
This pairing is among the list of recommended pairings – but why?
To clearly show the effects of Bartholomew’s modification.

1. Comparison: Physical Map – scaled to fit

Winkel Tripel
Winkel Tripel
Winkel Tripel Bartholomew
Winkel Tripel Bartholomew

2. Comparison: Silhouette Map – scaled to fit

Click on projection’s name to hide it
Grey areas: Superimposition of projections
Winkel Tripel Silhouette Map
Winkel Tripel Bartholomew Silhouette Map

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

Winkel Tripel
Winkel Tripel Tissot Indicatrix
Winkel Tripel Bartholomew
Winkel Tripel Bartholomew Tissot Indicatrix

4. Comparison: Physical Map – scaled to same width

Winkel Tripel
Winkel Tripel
Winkel Tripel Bartholomew
Winkel Tripel Bartholomew

5. Comparison: Silhouette Map – scaled to same width

Click on projection’s name to hide it
Grey areas: Superimposition of projections
Winkel Tripel Silhouette Map
Winkel Tripel Bartholomew Silhouette Map

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

Winkel Tripel
Winkel Tripel Tissot Indicatrix
Winkel Tripel Bartholomew
Winkel Tripel Bartholomew Tissot Indicatrix

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

Winkel Tripel
Winkel Tripel Tissot Indicatrix
Winkel Tripel Bartholomew
Winkel Tripel Bartholomew Tissot Indicatrix

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

Winkel Tripel
Winkel Tripel Tissot Indicatrix
Winkel Tripel Bartholomew
Winkel Tripel Bartholomew Tissot Indicatrix
 

Go to top