[Proj] Exact transverse Mercator code
Gerald I. Evenden
geraldi.evenden at gmail.com
Sun Feb 1 10:32:54 EST 2009
Ah! Nothing like more mental masturbation or should we call it
On Sunday 01 February 2009 4:23:44 am strebe wrote:
> Mr. Karney:
> I found your work very interesting. Thank you for the excellent depth.
> I've posted here and image of yet another ellipsoidal transverse Mercator
> variation: http://www.mapthematics.com/Wallis1TransverseMercator.tif
Please, there is no reason for tiff format when jpeg is *very* adequate for
display and thus saving a great deal of download time for the speed impared.
> This one's properties are:
> Conformal (of course)
> Straight central meridian (of course)
Most importantly, is the scale constant along the central meridian?
> Parallels are equally spaced.
> The importance of this last property is that the projection then may be
I'm putting a block on future TM transmissions.
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to the absence from Jerusalem of a lunatic asylum.
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