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Cubic paper pseudoglobe
Cubic pseudoglobe, conformal projection

Cubic "Globes"

Before beginning, please read the generic assembly tips.

Sturdy, with large faces and 90°-only corners, the cube is an ideal introduction to folding your own pseudoglobes.


High-Resolution Maps

B&W map Gnomonic projection on a cube, poles centered on faces, black & white, 86 KB PDF
B&W map Gnomonic projection on a cube, poles centered on faces, flat-colored, 107 KB PDF
B&W map Gnomonic projection on a cube, poles centered on faces, satellite imagery from NASA's "Blue Marble" (earthobservatory.nasa.gov), 1814 KB PDF
B&W map Ditto, color-reduced. 851 KB PDF
Pathfinder map Gnomonic projection on a cube, poles centered on faces, original AVHRR Pathfinder satellite imagery by Dave Pape (resumbrae.com) 1992 KB PDF
Flat color map Gnomonic projection on a cube, poles on vertices, flat colors 169 KB PDF
Black and white map Gnomonic projection on a cube, poles on vertices, black & white 148 KB PDF
Black and white map Gnomonic projection on a cube, poles on edges, black & white 136 KB PDF
Topographic relief map Gnomonic projection on a cube, poles on edges, textured relief (original topographic data by the USGS) 3879 KB PDF
Topographic relief map Ditto, color-reduced 846 KB PDF

Low-Resolution Maps

flat-color map Gnomonic projection on a cube, poles centered on opposite faces, flat-colored
textured map Gnomonic projection on a cube, poles centered on opposite faces, textured
textured map Gnomonic projection on a cube, poles centered on opposite faces, topographic relief
b&w map Gnomonic projection on a cube, poles centered on opposite faces, black & white (paint it yourself)
flat-color map Gnomonic projection on a cube, poles on opposite vertices, flat-colored
relief map Gnomonic projection on a cube, poles on opposite vertices, topographic relief
black-and-white map Gnomonic projection on a cube, poles on opposite vertices, unshaded map (paint it yourself)

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