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Peters Equal Area Projection - Physical World Map

The Peter's Map is a map projection that chooses to emphasize proper size proportion, and thus forfeits accuracy in country shapes.  You just can't project a spherical world onto a flat sheet of paper without some kind of distortion.  A common misconception, corrected by a Peter's Equal Area Projection World Map, is that Greenland is so very, very large. 

By viewing it on a globe or equal-area projection map, you can see that it is not as huge as commonly thought.  A panel on the bottom of the equal area projection map shows how size distortions occur.  Plus it is pacific centered and has physical information!  Size (32.5"x21"). 

Item NumberPaper / Laminated / FoldedPriceQty.
FRIPPC Paper / Folded$9.95Buy Now
FRIPPCL Laminated / Rolled$19.95Buy Now
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