homolosine projection


ho·​mol·​o·​sine projection
: an equal-area interrupted map projection that combines the sinusoidal projection for latitudes up to 40° with the homolographic for areas poleward of these latitudes

Word History


homolographic + sine

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“Homolosine projection.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/homolosine%20projection. Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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