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Braun stereographic conic



Meridians: Straight lines.
Parallels: Arcs of circles spaced equivalently to the equatorial stereographic projection.
Poles: Points.

Similar projections

Equidistant conic has parallels of constant spacing.


Presented by Carl Braun in 1867. Braun projected the sphere from the south pole onto a cone tangent at latitude 30°N.

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