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Re: WorldPlot Question

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  • Subject: [mg47051] Re: WorldPlot Question
  • From: ankowar at (Andy Kowar)
  • Date: Mon, 22 Mar 2004 05:19:19 -0500 (EST)
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Terry <tharter at> wrote in message news:<c3h1r5$bd0$1 at>...
> Hi All:
>    In the WorldPlot package, it is possible to obtain  the vertices of 
> the polygon that defines the border
> of a country by entering the command,
>      WorldPoints["Country Name"]
> A fixed (default) number of vertex points is returned.    Now, is there 
> a way to increase the number of points
> that this command returns with?  If so, how?
> TIA,
> .......Terry
I am afraid the answer to your question is 'no'. 

Actually, I have my own question regarding WorldPlot. Is there is a
way to plot just continents without plotting borders of the individual
countries. The hack I am using is plotting all countries in the same
color, but the plot takes few megabytes and significant time.


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