VINCENTY: Stata module to calculate distances on the Earth's surface
vincenty is used for calculating geodesic distances between a pair of points on the surface of the Earth (specified in signed decimal degrees latitude and longitude), using an accurate ellipsoidal model of the Earth. see http://www.ngs.noaa.gov/PUBS_LIB/inverse.pdf
|Requires:||Stata version 8.2|
|Date of creation:||17 Oct 2003|
|Date of revision:||16 Feb 2007|
|Note:||This module should be installed from within Stata by typing "ssc install vincenty". Windows users should not attempt to download these files with a web browser.|
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