Monthly Archives: August 2017

CARTOGRAPHICAL PROJECTS

The map is to present the selected section of the convex surface of the Earth as accurately as possible on the plane. Each projection of the globe onto a flat surface of a cylinder or cone must, in one way or another, distort the image of the Earth. Dlatego też mapy nigdy

COORDINATES ON THE MAP

COORDINATES ON THE MAP

Coordinates allow you to accurately determine the location of a point on the map. This is possible thanks to a cartographic or topographic grid composed of vertical and horizontal lines corresponding to meridians and parallels.. When determining the position, always enter the vertical coordinate first. Niektóre części mapy mogą

Levels

LEVELS ON THE MAP

Contour lines connect points of the same height on the map. Many maps show along each contour line the corresponding height above sea level. The numbers for this height are written according to the slope.

Cliff – Starając się odczytać

Reading a map

There are many types of maps available for different purposes. Choosing the right one is of great importance for the planned trip. Often, several maps should be taken, among which there should be one with a small pitch (scale), showing the entire hiking area, and a few more, individual areas. …

Compass – determining the directions of the world

Compass – determining the directions of the world

The ability to define the directions of the world is the basis of good orientation in the field. Therefore, the compass is the most important instrument, who is taking the road. A watch is also necessary, which also allows you to mark the direction, as well as an estimate of the distance traveled, …