Re: OT Re: Constructed maps
|From:||Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>|
|Date:||Monday, January 14, 2008, 15:26|
On Jan 14, 2008 10:18 AM, Lars Finsen <lars.finsen@...> wrote:
> If you'd like to do this by hand, try y = (6.28 x cos(x/r)) / n,
That 6.28 is presumably really 2* π.. 6.28 is probably sufficient for
hand drawing, but it never hurts to put off the rounding 'til the
> where y is the width of the wedge at x, r is the radius of the globe,
> and n is the number of wedges. Make sure cos calculates in radians.
Not sure what x signifies here... longitude of the center of the wedge?
Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>