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Indian Ocean, including Australia, New Zealand and Malaysia / compiled and drawn in the Cartographic Section of the National Geographic Society for the National geographic magazine ; Gilbert Grosvenor, editor ; James M. Darley, chief cartographer ; physiography by John J. Brehm and H.E. Eastwood
Bib ID 8171516
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline [cartographic image, sheet]
Author
National Geographic Society (U.S.). Cartographic Division
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale 1:20,000,000. 1 inch = 316 miles, at the Equator ; Mercator projection (E 16°12'00"--W 177°42'00"/N 36°03'00"--S 48°26'00"). 
Description Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, 1941 
1 map : colour ; 62 x 81 cm 
Full contents
  • Insets: Suez Canal. Scale 1:2,000,000
  • Hong Kong. Scale 1:1,500,000
  • Philippines. Scale 1:10,000,000
  • New Zealand. Scale 1:10,000,000
  • Singapore. Scale 1:1,000,000
  • Guam. Scale: 1:1,000,000.
 
Notes

Map shows captials, oil fields, railways, canals, naval bases, notes on history and discoveries, time zones, depth contours, currents, deserts, storm tracks, distances, hill shading, spot heights and limit of drift ice. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Depths shown by contours.

"March 1941."

Insets: -- Suez Canal -- Guam -- Singapore -- New Zealand -- Philippines -- Hong Kong.

MAP G9180 1941 (Copy 1) copy Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-2567577837

Subjects Indian Ocean -- Maps.  |  Australia -- Maps.  |  New Zealand -- Maps.  |  Malaysia -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1941 
Form/genre Bathymetric maps.
Other authors/contributors Darley, James M. (James Morrison)

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