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Strebe 1995

Strebe

Parameters: Fitting factor 0.963 ≤ γ ≤ 2.0

Classifications

Lenticular
Equal-area

Graticule

Meridians: Complex curves except for straight equator
Parallels: Complex curves except for straight central meridian
Poles: Points

Parameters

Fitting factor: characterizes how curved the pole lines are

Origin

Developed by Daniel “daan” Strebe in 1994 (with particular parameterization recommended in 1995).

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