[Loadstone] Lattitude and Longitude Distance Calculation

Rob Melchers rob at loadstone-gps.com
Fri Dec 22 19:59:46 GMT 2006


Your answer is in my reply to Mike, I used the Great Circle and the 
Accurate Ellipsoid formula's. I wrote an on-line tool where you input the 
two lat/long coordinates and the output is as in my reply. It's in Dutch, 
if people are interested I can translate it to English.

Rob

At 12/22/2006, you wrote:
>Could you give a pointer on how you calculated the distance?
>
>Chris
>
>On Fri, Dec 22, 2006 at 07:20:01PM +0100, Rob Melchers wrote:
> > Distance between:
> > Point A (Latitude 34.626563and longitude -84.193983)
> > and
> > Point B (Latitude 34.631090and longitude -84.195465)
> > is:
> >
> > 0.521 km, Great Circle formula, and
> > 0.52 km, Accurate Ellipsoid formula.
> >
> > Point B is at 344.9 degrees, or North North West, from point A.
> >
> >
> > At 12/22/2006, you wrote:
> > >Can I ask someone to calculate the distance between the two points 
> below?

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