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Jon April 24, 2005 08:30

Area, triangle, Earth
 
There are three points on the Earth. I.e. the latitudes and the longitudes of each point (in radians or in degrees) are known. Where to find the formula for the area of a triangle formed by these three points? Thanks.

Nashat April 25, 2005 05:20

Re: Area, triangle, Earth
 
Check out Giraldo's website. He has useful information:

http://www.nrlmry.navy.mil/~giraldo/main.html

Regards

Jon April 25, 2005 08:43

Re: Area, triangle, Earth
 
Thank Nashat. Useful site.


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