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Number: 2705
Continent: Africa
Region: East
Place Names: Mount Kilimanjaro region, Kibo and Mawenzi peaks, Tanzania
Year of Origin: 1887
Title: Der Kilimandscharo.
Sub-Title: Eine provisorische Skizze von Dr. Hans Meyer.
Language: German
Publish Origin: Gotha, Germany
Height: 23.7
Width: 18.3
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Small
Color Type: Full Color
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Cartographer: Hans Meyer
August Petermann
Engraver: Bruno Hassenstein
C. Schmidt
Publisher: Johann Georg Justus Perthes and Heirs
Geographische Mittheilungen
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Northernmost Latitude: -2.08
Southernmost Latitude: -4.08
Westernmost Longitude: 36.35
Easternmost Longitude: 38.35
Measurement Notes: Estimated prime meridian Greenwich from present day coordinate of Mount Kilimanjaro Kibo summit (-3.758 Latitude, +37.3533 Longitude).
Notes: 1st printing of Kilimanjaro 1st accent; Upper Left Corner: "Petermann's Geographische Mitteilhungen." Upper Right Corner: "Jahrgang 1887. Tafel 19." No scale and no geographic coordinates provided.
Last updated: Dec 9, 2015