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Gall Stereographic Cylindrical - Projection under construction Map Projection sample-map
by James Gall 1855
cylindrical projection with two standard parallels at latitudes 45° N and 45° S.
The globe is projected perspectively onto a secant cylinder from the point on the equator opposite a given meridian.
Meridians are equally spaced straight lines. Parallels are straight lines with spacing increasing away from the equator. Poles are straight lines.