These current political maps feature the United States and our world in classic colors. Astounding detail and boardroom quality make them excellent for reference in your home or office. This poster-sized version is perfect for framing.
The world map features the Winkel Tripel projection to reduce distortion of land masses as they near the poles. Features include subtle border coloring on land, and prevailing winds and ocean currents at sea. Separate insets show the North and South Polar regions, world vegetation and land use, and world population density.
Our most popular United States wall map features all 50 states with insets for Alaska and Hawaii. All major cities, transportation routes, state boundaries, National Parks, inland waterways, and mountain ranges are clearly displayed and labeled.
24" x 36"
National Geographic is a renowned authority in cartography. For 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.