greatCircleBearing

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Percentile

Great circle

Get points on a great circle as defined by a point and an initial bearing

Keywords
spatial
Usage
greatCircleBearing(p, brng, n=360)
Arguments
p
longitude/latitude of a single point. Can be a vector of two numbers, a matrix of 2 columns (first one is longitude, second is latitude) or a SpatialPoints* object
brng
bearing
n
The requested number of points on the great circle
Value

  • A matrix of points, or a list of matrices (e.g., if multiple bearings are supplied)

References

http://williams.best.vwh.net/avform.htm#Int

Aliases
  • greatCircleBearing
Examples
greatCircleBearing(c(5,52), 45, n=12)
Documentation reproduced from package geosphere, version 1.2-15, License: GPL

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