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Map Projections: Curvilinear coordinates version

Map Projections: Curvilinear coordinates version

Question:

How do I create map projections with Ferret?

Examples:

 

 

McBryde-Thomas flat polar parabolic orthographic
[interrupted global] [orthographic gloabl graphic]

 

 

 

Explanation:

Map projection scripts released with Ferret take advantage of the 3 argumentSHADE and FILL commands which were introduced with the Version 4.9 release of Ferret. The scripts are described in the V4.9 release notes.

 

Solution:

To see a demonstration of the map projection capabilities you can run the map projection demo script:

yes? go mp_demo