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Updated Titan Map
charborob
post Feb 6 2020, 05:41 PM
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The style of this map reminds me of Middle-earth.
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post Feb 6 2020, 06:36 PM
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QUOTE (charborob @ Feb 6 2020, 12:41 PM) *
The style of this map reminds me of Middle-earth.


Yes, but are there right angles? laugh.gif

Nice!

Some of the context links:

https://pirlwww.lpl.arizona.edu/~perry/RADA...8_v00.part2.jpg (relevant swath)
https://data.caltech.edu/tindfiles/serve/30...7-0563faefd247/ (global with labels)
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post Feb 6 2020, 10:40 PM
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That piece about the mountains of Middle Earth doesn't hold up when you look beyond the Americas. Check out Siberia, Iran. the vast region north of India, not to mention the Balkans. As a Tolkien fan from long ago and far away, I don't have a problem with his map...or Titan's mountains. Or especially this new map.

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post Feb 7 2020, 09:47 AM
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What an outstanding work of visualization! Great outreach tool, too. Very, very impressive, Nick. smile.gif


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