World map. Gall projection with geography lines

Tropic of Cancer, Equatorial, longitude and latitude

vector world map Gall projection


Description
Vector world map Gall projection, presented by James Gall in 1855, is a cylindrical projection. It is a cylindrical projection with two standard parallels at latitudes 45° N and S.
Projection method
A cylindrical stereographic projection based on two standard parallels at 45° N and S.
Linear graticules
All meridians and parallels.

Free Gall projection vector world map

Properties
Shape
Shapes are true at latitudes 45° N and S. Distortion slowly increases away from these latitudes and becomes severe at the poles.

Properties

Area
Area is true at latitudes 45° N and S. Distortion slowly increases away from these latitudes and becomes severe at the poles.

Direction
Locally correct at latitudes 45° N and S. Generally distorted elsewhere.
World map. Gall projection with geography lines

World map. Gall projection with geography lines
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