Let's also not forget that the cartographic methods and techniques used are theoretically identical, even in cases where maps of the same geographic entity look totally different due to their initial design of serving different purposes.
Putting a 3D sperical earth on a 2D surface is quite a hectic job..! 💪
Ur quote about the cartographic methods reminded me of a general issue of "Mercator projection".
The most popular format of the world map we see today visualize "Greenland" bigger than "Australia" in amount of land area. But in practical, "Australia" is much bigger...!😃
Anyways, a good informative article..! 👌
Looking forward to the next issue...! 🤞
|~ Christina Jane|