geosphere: Spherical Trigonometry

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

Version: 1.5-1
Depends: sp, R (≥ 2.10.0)
Suggests: methods, raster
Published: 2015-12-18
Author: Robert J. Hijmans [cre, aut], 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_1.5-1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: geosphere_1.5-1.tgz, r-oldrel: geosphere_1.5-1.tgz
Old sources: geosphere archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: ClimClass, geospacom, move, MUCflights, osmar
Reverse imports: birdring, crimelinkage, diveMove, fuzzyjoin, gfcanalysis, ggmap, GWLelast, lakemorpho, letsR, marmap, RStoolbox, stplanr, tmap
Reverse suggests: BiodiversityR, GGally, mapmisc, memgene, speciesgeocodeR