circular_variable_difference: A function which calculates the smallest difference between...

Description Usage Arguments Details Value

View source: R/functions_useful.R

Description

This function calculates the smallest difference between two circularly defined values. Examples from circular variables are (azimuth angle, hour of the day, day of the year)

Usage

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circular_variable_difference(value1,value2,values_in_full_circle)

Arguments

value1

value which is compared against the other value

value2

value which the first value is compared against

values_in_full_circle

maximum value for value1 and value2

Details

Function call (circular_variable_difference(10,350,360)) gives 20 degrees as the result: 10 degrees is 20 degrees more compared to 350 degrees, not 340 degrees less.

Value

smallest difference for the value1 compared against value2


jylhaisi/post-processing-mos-point-utils documentation built on April 9, 2018, 8:19 p.m.