Pacific Ocean

Scope and Content

Scale: 1:27,500,000
Size: 90x60 cm
Creator: National Geographic Society
Publisher: NG Magazine
Place of publishing: USA
A colour map of the Pacific ocean produced to accompany the National Geographic Magazine, Vol. CII, No. 6, December 1952.

Administrative / Biographical History

The National Geographic Society (NGS) is one of the largest non-profit scientific and educational organizations in the world. Founded in 1888, its interests include geography, archaeology, and natural science, the promotion of environmental and historical conservation, and the study of world culture and history.

Geographical Names