Giovio Globes
TERRESTRIAL GLOBE   »  Giovio / Mercator Variance Table
Major Variances:
  1. Greenland & Arctic Ocean: Giovio Globe shows Greenland detached from North America and shows a Northwest Passage as well.
  2. Western North America: Giovio Globe has geography and toponomy  not present on Mercator
  3. Amazon River: Delineated on Giovio Globe, but absent on Mercator
  4. West Coast of South America: Giovio Globe has geography and toponomy  not present on Mercator
  5. Antarctica / East Indies: Peninsula projection towards East Indies truncated on Giovio Globe.
  6. Antarctica / Straits of Magellan: Many more names and geographical features on Giovio Globe