# greatCircleBearing

From geosphere v1.2-15
by Robert Hijmans

##### 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

##### Examples

`greatCircleBearing(c(5,52), 45, n=12)`

*Documentation reproduced from package geosphere, version 1.2-15, License: GPL*

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