Web Mercator Visual and Data Analysis Fallacy

Many of you know my disdain for the Web Mercator projection.  Even the NGA in 2014 released a cease and desist regarding web mapping products for navigation and targeting due to inaccuracies.

Check out this post by Glen Bambrick as he demonstrates the problem with Web Mercator when it comes to data analysis of areas and visual presentation issues.

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