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Re: GreatCircleDistance


Kevin J. McCann schrieb:
> When I type
> 
> ?GreatCircleDistance
> 
> I get
> 
> System`GreatCircleDistance
> 
> Attributes[GreatCircleDistance]={Protected,ReadProtected}
> 
> Yet there is no entry in the Documentation or on the website. Any ideas?

In the Geodesy package there are two distance functions SpericalDistance 
and SpheroidalDistance.

Perhaps it is a primitve in the demo

http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/ShortestPathBetweenTwoPointsOnASphere/

-- 

Roland Franzius


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