raster.east: Create eastness layer.

Description Usage Arguments Details Value Examples

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Description

Create a layer depicting eastness based on an elevation layer.

Usage

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Arguments

dem

RasterLayer object of elevation (a digital elevation model - DEM) as defined by package raster.

Details

Using elevation, aspect can be calculated. Yet, it is a circular variable (0 = 360) and has to be converted to northness and eastness to be useful for modelling.

Value

A RasterLayer object.

Examples

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