[OSM-dev] Polar Projection question...

Christoph Hormann chris_hormann at gmx.de
Wed Apr 2 07:31:53 UTC 2014


On Wednesday 02 April 2014, David Van Gilst wrote:
> I'm interested in showing Openstreetmap data in a polar projection
> for use in research near the north and south poles.  The wiki (
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Antarctica/Creating_a_map)
> indicates that there was a set of instructions for doing this at
> https://github.com/MaZderMind/mapnik-stylesheets and an example at
> http://polar.openstreetmap.de/antarctica/, but both of these links
> seem to be broken.

Links need to be updated:

https://github.com/MaZderMind/mapnik-stylesheets-polar
http://polar.openstreetmap.de/

I you are going to adapt the standard mapnik style you also might want 
to read

http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Polar_Regions_Rendering_Issues

Would be great to see more polar maps by the way.

-- 
Christoph Hormann
http://www.imagico.de/



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