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Authors: Scalera, Giancarlo 
Title: Effects of choosing a cartographic projection on variable radius paleogeographic reconstructions
Issue Date: 2-Feb-2019
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2122/12218
Keywords: Paleogeography
Paleopoles
Projections on variable radius globes
Expanding Earth
Subject ClassificationPaleogeography methods
Abstract: Here we want to highlight the effects that the choice of cartographic projection has on the final results of paleogeographic reconstructions on a smaller Earth’s radius of the current one, which are carried out following the concept of the expanding Earth. It is proposed the search for a transformation that mimics more closely the geological extension of the continents, providing a first simple example.
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