... You ll need to choose a better map projection (better than just using lat/long as x/y, for sure), and possibly render Alaska (etc.) from a different pointMessage 1 of 2 , Jul 26, 2007View Sourcetay199 wrote:
> Alaska is taking over my map!!!You'll need to choose a better map projection (better than just using
> I'd really like to decrease the size of Alaska, and move Alaska and
> Hawaii under the mainland.
> My boundary files are from... http://www.census.gov/geo/www/cob/cd110.html
> Can anyone help me by telling me how I can adjust the size and
> locations of Alaska and Hawaii?
lat/long as x/y, for sure), and possibly render Alaska (etc.) from a
different point of view than the rest, if the projection you choose has
such a notion. For my vote maps I use:
- Josh Tauberer
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