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distanceTo(note1,note2)


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 8.0.4

 


distanceTo(note1,note2)

From v8.0.4, distanceTo computes the approximate distance in kilometres between two notes for which a $Latitude and $Longitude are known.

For example, if note1 'Boston' has the latitude and longitude of Boston and note2 'Paris' has the latitude a longitude of Paris, then distanceTo("Boston","Paris") is about 5582km.

Long distances should use a great circle route.

Note the measurement is approximate and not intended for precise navigation.