Hypsometric Map of Venus (2008-11)

Author: Evgeniy Lazarev, Sternberg State Astronomical institute

For the Globe version see here:  Hypsometric Globe of Venus

Data Layers: DTM, hypsometric tints, contours, hillshade, names
Source data: Magellan radar data (SAR) 7,5×7,5 km
Software used: ArcGIS v9.2.
Reference: E Lazerev, J Rodionova:  Venus mapping at small scale: source data processing and cartographic interpretation (2011) ICC2011, Paris.
Further papers: http://selena.sai.msu.ru/Laz/Laz.htm

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2008 Edition:
Centered at 0 longitude
0 m level~ R 6051,0 km

 

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2010 Edition:
Centered at 320 longitude, slplit to “far side” and “near side” according to the recommendations of G.A. Burba.
0 m level~ R 6051,8 kmLatin-only edition

Latin-only edition

 

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“Ginger” edition in Latin and Russian

 

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“Violet” edition in Latin and Russian

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