[OSM-talk] Iceland on OSM

Lars Aronsson lars at aronsson.se
Tue Mar 13 00:52:41 GMT 2007

Þórir Már Jónsson wrote:

> Second, the area I'm editing in JOSM looks distorted, as if I'm 
> viewing it from an angle.

This is because you live in Iceland.  You should move to Spain, 
then it will look much better.  It is somehow related to the fact 
that cosine(60°) = 0.5.  Southern people tend to forget this.

  Lars Aronsson (lars at aronsson.se)
  Aronsson Datateknik - http://aronsson.se

More information about the talk mailing list