[Loadstone] Lattitude and Longitude Distance Calculation

Rusty Perez rustys.lists at gmail.com
Mon Dec 25 20:49:57 GMT 2006


Rob, can I just say that you amaze me. :-)

Rusty


On 12/22/06, Rob Melchers <rob at loadstone-gps.com> wrote:
> 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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