# logLik

##### log-likelihood of a km object

Returns the log-likelihood value of a km object.

- Keywords
- models

##### Usage

```
# S4 method for km
logLik(object, ...)
```

##### Arguments

- object
an object of class

`km`

containing the trend and covariance structures.- ...
no other argument for this method.

##### Value

The log likelihood value.

##### References

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M.L. Stein (1999), *Interpolation of spatial data, some theory for kriging*, Springer.

##### See Also

*Documentation reproduced from package DiceKriging, version 1.5.6, License: GPL-2 | GPL-3*