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13 October 1986 The Astronomical Mapping Program (AMP)
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One of the major problems in dealing with the plotting of astronomical data is the accurate projection onto a two-dimensional surface of data based on a spherical coordinate system. AMP has solved this problem by using three map different projections - Mercator, Lambert conformal and polar stereographic.
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Barry N. Rappaport "The Astronomical Mapping Program (AMP)", Proc. SPIE 0627, Instrumentation in Astronomy VI, (13 October 1986);


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