A National Geographic classic, this world map is as much a work of art as it is an incomparable reference for its time. In the map, the world's eastern and western hemispheres are shown separately to give a true sense of area across the continents. The map features thousands of place names; time zones; air and land transportation routes; separate insets for the northern and southern hemispheres; information about the Earth's mass, areas of continents, mountain heights, ocean depths, and much more.
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National Geographic is a renowned authority in cartography. For over 120 years the Society's maps have helped spread geographic knowledge around the globe. A vast database allows National Geographic to combine the latest data gained by space-age technology with innovative digital mapping techniques to create state-of-the-art political, physical, and thematic maps. The Society's meticulous research and attention to detail have established a standard of achievement that is unparalleled.
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This world map features the Winkel Tripel projection
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