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Geological map of the world showing the distribution of active volcanoes and the regions visited by earthquakes [cartographic material] / constructed by Augustus Petermann ; engraved by I. Dower, Pentonville, London
Bib ID 3309058
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Orr & Compy
 
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Scale Scale [ca. 1:140,000,000]. 
Description London : Published by Orr and Comy., Amen Corner, Paternoster Row, [1849] 
1 map : col. ; 19.6 x 26.9 cm. 
Partial contents
  • Insets: Sketch of the extent and intensity of the earthquake on the Rhine July 29, 1846 evening 1/2 past 9 o'clock
  • Division of all volcanoes into four systems
  • Diagram showing the elevation of some of the principal volcanoes.
 
Notes

Map of the world showing the location of major volcanoes and the regions affected by earthquakes.

Prime meridian: Greenwich.

Includes explanations.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232384883

Subjects Volcanoes -- Maps.  |  Earthquakes -- Maps.  |  Seismic event location -- Maps.  |  World maps.
Time Coverage 1849 
Other authors/contributors Dower, John, active 1838-1846?  |  Petermann, A. (August Heinrich), 1822-1878

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