Eckert projection


Eck·​ert projection
: any of several projections developed by Max Eckert in which the poles are parallel straight lines half the length of the equator

Word History


after Max Eckert †1938 German cartographer

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“Eckert projection.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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