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Paleogeographic map form

Data
Taxon name:
Research group
or project:
Country:
State/province:
Latitude: to
Longitude: to
Plate ID numbers:
Color:
Time interval:
Group, formation, or member:
Lithology:
Paleoenvironment:

Plotting options
Reconstruction date: million years ago
Projection:
Shape:
Image size:
Center point:
... or focal coordinates: lat = , lng =
Zoom:
Width:
Resolution:
Background/ocean color:
Continental crust color: with borders
Spacing, color, and position of grid lines: , ,
Thickness and color of coastlines:
International borders:
USA state borders:
Data points:
with borders
in main data set
with borders
where =
with borders
where =
with borders
where =
Point shadows:
Examples

Colors

Projections

Eckert IV
equirectangular
Mollweide
orthographic
You can make a paleogeographic map by entering a reconstruction date.
If you want to publish a map created with this tool, the citation should be something like this:
Alroy, J. 2013. Online paleogeographic map generator. http://paleodb.org/?a=mapForm
For more information about the plate reconstructions visit the PALEOMAP website - http://www.scotese.com