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English: Detailed topographic map in English of Easter Island.

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English: Detailed topographic map in English of Easter Island
Français : Carte topographique détaillée en anglais de l' île de Paques
Português: Mapa topográfico detalhado, em Inglês, da Ilha da Páscoa.

  • UTM projection, WGS84 datum, shaded relief
  • Scale: 1:372,000 (precision: 93 m)
Date October 2007 - October 2008 for the new version (see the release note)
Source Own work
  • Shorelines, ponds, roads, trails and airport drawn using Landsat 7 ETM+ imagery (public domain);
  • Topography: NASA Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM3v2) (public domain);
  • Main references used for the toponymy:
    • Pacific Island Travel map ([1].jpg);
Author Eric Gaba ( Sting), translated by Bamse
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