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Subject: Distance between two points on the surface of a ellipsoid From: Els Date: 12 May, 2010 14:40:05 Message: 1 of 6 
Dear all, 
Subject: Distance between two points on the surface of a ellipsoid From: Roger Stafford Date: 12 May, 2010 18:21:06 Message: 2 of 6 
"Els " <y.e.t.reeuwijk@student.utwente.nl> wrote in message <hseek4$50$1@fred.mathworks.com>... 
Subject: Distance between two points on the surface of a ellipsoid From: Mark Shore Date: 12 May, 2010 19:59:20 Message: 3 of 6 
"Els " <y.e.t.reeuwijk@student.utwente.nl> wrote in message <hseek4$50$1@fred.mathworks.com>... 
Subject: Distance between two points on the surface of a ellipsoid From: Mark Shore Date: 13 May, 2010 13:14:06 Message: 4 of 6 
Iterative formulas are given in the paper reproduced here: http://www.ngs.noaa.gov/PUBS_LIB/inverse.pdf 
Subject: Distance between two points on the surface of a ellipsoid From: Els Date: 14 May, 2010 01:12:05 Message: 5 of 6 
Mark, thanks a lot. I found the Vincenty formula on wikipedia as well, but thought that I was only applicable on large ellipsoids (earth). 
Subject: Distance between two points on the surface of a ellipsoid From: Crigou Date: 13 May, 2011 21:03:04 Message: 6 of 6 
"Els" wrote in message <hsi815$35$1@fred.mathworks.com>... 
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