Concept Projection”

Term ID

339

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https://mapserver.org/glossary.html

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Projection

A map projection is a mathematical transformation of the surface of a sphere (3D) onto a 2D plane. Due to the laws of the universe, each type of projection must make tradeoffs on how and what features it distorts.

ORIGIN: OSGeo Glossary (last updated: 2019-10-29)

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