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Gulf of Mexico, a geography of offshore oil

National Geographic Maps (Firm)

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  • Creator by National Geographic Maps for National Geographic Society
  • Format Maps, Atlases
  • Contributors
  • Publication Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, [2010] ©2010
  • Physical Details
    • 1 map : both sides, color ; 51 x 79 cm, folded to 13 x 20 cm
  • OCLC ocn665030837
  • Cartographic Data
    Scale 1:2,643,000 1 cm. = 26 km. 1 cm = 42 statute miles, Albers conic equal area proj
    (W 100°--W 80°/N 33°--N 18°).


  • Depths shown by shading, bathymetric tints, and isolines.
  • "Supplement to National Geographic, October, 2010."
  • "Printed August 2010."
  • Includes text, diagram (offshore oil well depths), 2 charts (federal leases by depth, Gulf economy), and ancillary map of the Loop Current.
  • Cross section and ill. of ecosystem zones and ancillary map of seafloor environments on verso.
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