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haversine

(ˈhævəˌsaɪn)
n
(Mathematics) obsolete half the value of the versed sine
[C19: combination of half + versed + sine1]
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It uses a haversine formula that gives 'greater circle distance' in earth.
Waveform Sine, Square, Ramp, Pulse, Noise, Built-in Arbitrary Waveform 160 kinds, including Sinc, Exponential Rise, Exponential Fall, ECG, Gauss, HaverSine, Lorentz, Dual-Tone, DC Voltage, etc.
We used the Haversine formula to calculate the two distance measures.
The shortest distances (km) between populations were calculated from decimal degrees using a modified version of the haversine formula (Sinnott 1984) implemented in the computer program GenAlex Version 6.
Patch length was computed with the haversine formula to calculate great-circle distances (as implemented in the R package argosfilter; R Development Core Team.
For all the districts, we located the value of latitude and longitude (5) and used the haversine formula for calculating the distance using the longitude and latitude of the two different locations.
The haversine formula was used to calculate the distance between coordinates.
The table makes use of the Haversine formula (from Roger W.
Using a haversine pulse has the experimental advantage of minimizing the bumping and noise at the start and end of each pulse.
Distance, expressed in kilometers, is the great circle distance between geographic centers, using the Haversine formula.
In the dynamic modulus test, the technicians applied a continuous haversine axial compressive load and used the resulting stresses and strains to calculate the dynamic modulus and phase angle.