earth: Major Coastline of Earth

Description Usage Format Source Examples

Description

Coordinates of the coastline of continents and major islands on Earth.

Usage

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data("earth")

Format

A list with two components: coords is a two-column matrix containing (longitude, latitude) coordinates of the coastline, in degrees; runlen is an integer vector giving the number of vertices for each connected polygon in the coastline.

Source

The maps package.

Examples

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data(earth)
globeearth(earth$coords, earth$runlen)

baddstats/globe documentation built on June 4, 2017, 12:12 a.m.