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Re: Fit rectangle to set of points



Hi,

one of the many places you can find a solution:

http://www.geometrictools.com/Documentation/MinimumAreaRectangle.pdf

Daniel



buttgereit at biomediclab.de wrote:

> Dear Group,

> 

> I have a set of 2D points given for which I would like to find the

> smallest rectangle circumscribing all the points.

> 

> Doing this with a circle instead of a rectangle was easy --- for the

> rectangle I don't see the trick.

> 

> Any hints?

> 

> TIA + Best Regards,

> 

> Peter

> 



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