Map of Antarctica published by Reise Know How. Terrain mapping, topographic data, the names of many research stations, penguins breeding grounds, land claims, routes of famous expeditions.
The map shows the topography of Antarctica by contours and many spot elevations, as well as the names of many mountain ranges, peaks, glaciers, coastal bays, ice shelves, etc... Limitations of the various territorial claims are represented in different colors and locations of research stations and permanent or seasonal camps are highlighted by national flags, the stations are also annotated with their founding year. The map shows breeding grounds of the emperor and Adélie penguins, airstrips and helipads, and the magnetic South Pole. Indication of the expeditions routes, including those of Scott and Amundsen in 1911.
The map indicates the maximum extent of the sea ices (as measured in September 2012), the maximum ice extent and the Antarctic Convergence. Coverage includes the southern tip of South Georgia and South America. Multilingual legend.
This detailed map of Antarctica is waterproof and tear resistant. Scale 1 : 8 Mill.
ISBN / EAN : 9783831772551
Publication date: 2013
Scale: 1 : 8,000,000 (1 cm represents 80 km)
Printed side(s): double-sided
Unfolded dimensions: 100 x 70 cm / 39 x 28 in
Language: English, French, German, Spanish
Weight : 80 g