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National Atlas of Mexico

Recently the National Atlas of Mexico has been launched. Mexico and its fascinating history, nature and variety of resources, population, economy and environment, besides other aspects, are represented cartographically in the National Atlas of Mexico. This work in three volumes launched by the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM), includes contributions from more than 300 specialists in a collection of 160 charts (around 600 maps) edited by the Institute of Geography. The charts use the Lambert conical projection. Basic scale is 1:4 millions, together with complementary scales of 1:5, 1:8, 1:12 and 1:16 millions, other different scales of the world, central country zone, and of the metropolitan areas of Mexico City, Guadalajara and Monterrey. Each page includes legends translated to English and French, as well as bibliographical sources. The atlas is divided into 7 sections organized in 3 volumes.