dggridR: Discrete Global Grids

Spatial analyses involving binning require that every bin have the same area, but this is impossible using a rectangular grid laid over the Earth or over any projection of the Earth. Discrete global grids use hexagons, triangles, and diamonds to overcome this issue, overlaying the Earth with equally-sized bins. This package provides utilities for working with discrete global grids, along with utilities to aid in plotting such data.

Package details

AuthorRichard Barnes [aut, cre], Kevin Sahr [cph], Gerald Evenden [cph], Angus Johnson [cph], Frank Warmerdam [cph]
MaintainerRichard Barnes <[email protected]>
LicenseMIT + file LICENCE
Version2.0.3
URL https://github.com/r-barnes/dggridR/
Package repositoryView on CRAN
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("dggridR")

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dggridR documentation built on April 7, 2018, 1:03 a.m.