geosphere: Spherical Trigonometry

Spherical trigonometry for geographic applications. That is, compute distances and related measures for angular (longitude/latitude) locations.

Version: 1.5-18
Depends: R (≥ 3.0.0)
Imports: Rcpp, sp
LinkingTo: Rcpp
Suggests: methods, raster
Published: 2022-11-15
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.geosphere
Author: Robert J. Hijmans [cre, aut], Charles Karney [ctb] (GeographicLib), Ed Williams [ctb], Chris Vennes [ctb]
Maintainer: Robert J. Hijmans <r.hijmans at>
License: GPL (≥ 3)
NeedsCompilation: yes
Materials: ChangeLog
In views: Spatial
CRAN checks: geosphere results


Reference manual: geosphere.pdf
Vignettes: Introduction to the geosphere package


Package source: geosphere_1.5-18.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): geosphere_1.5-18.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): geosphere_1.5-18.tgz, r-release (x86_64): geosphere_1.5-18.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): geosphere_1.5-18.tgz
Old sources: geosphere archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: move
Reverse imports: abmR, activatr, assignR, birdring, cffdrs, cholera, ClimClass, CoordinateCleaner, CruzPlot, diveMove, dynamAedes, echogram, ecocomDP, epiflows, FEA, flightplot, FLightR, fuzzyjoin, fxTWAPLS, gaiah, gecko, geohabnet, geomerge, geonetwork, gfcanalysis, GPSeqClus, graticule, GWLelast, himach, lakemorpho, letsR, m2b, mapmisc, marmap, mobr, moveHMM, multilink, o2geosocial, ODMeans, palaeoverse, PAMmisc, PAMpal, PAMscapes, peacesciencer, PracTools, rbgm, red, remotePARTS, reslr, rSPARCS, rStrava, Rwtss, satin, SDLfilter, SecDim, skynet, SongEvo, SPARSEMODr, spherepc, stampr, stplanr, stppSim, sugarbag, swaRm, swaRmverse, TCHazaRds, track2KBA, traipse, uavRmp, walkboutr, waver
Reverse suggests: amt, BiodiversityR, geocausal, GGally, hutils, lwgeom, Mapinguari, memgene, momentuHMM, nvctr, pctax, rayshader, RWmisc, sftrack, sociome, volleystat


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