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Understanding Distance Calculators Distance calculators are tools for calculating the distance in between two or more points on the map. You can change distance unit – miles, meters or kilometers – as you prefer. You can typically just type in the names of the places whose distance you’d like to find out, and then click a button in order to get results. Postcodes and addresses may be used as well. How Distance Calculators Work After you click the search button, a search will start to locate the place you indicated. First, an internal list of common locations will be searched. If you get no match, the search will now be made with the use of Google Maps API GlocalSearch. If still unproductive, you will be requested to indicate the exact location of the area by clicking on the map. This will allow you determine the distance between the two points, and the location will be saved in the internal database so that it can be located when someone searches for it in the future.
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The moment a result is displayed, you can get the URL so you can go back to it for your own reference, or the reference of a friend or relative who might need it.
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How Distance Is Determined The distance between any two points is defined as the shortest separation in between them, where the two are closest to each other. This logic is employed by any geoprocessing tool calculating distance. If input data is in an equidistance projected coordinate system, distance measurements can be most accurate. Though distance calculations can be done anytime regardless of coordinate system, the results may lack accuracy or may even be meaningless when the data is in a geographic coordinate system or an incorrectly chosen projected coordinate system. Significant Considerations A lot of features could be equally closest to the next feature. If this occurs, any of the equally closest features can be indiscriminately chosen as the closest. A feature that contains or is contained another feature has a distance of zero. A distance of zero is calculated in a scenario where there is at least one x,y coordinate shared between them. Therefore, when two features cross, intersect, touch or overlap, the distance is zero. Distance is always measured to the boundary of a polygon feature, rather than to the center. As we mentioned, zero is the distance between any feature and the polygon surrounding it. The distance that lies between two features of any kind, is always the same no matter which one of them is being measured to and from. Basic Distance-finding Operations Determining distance relies on the geometry type of the features, and also on other factors such as coordinate system. However, three basic rules dictate how distance will be calculated. First, the distance between two points is the straight line that connects the points. Second, distance from one point to one line can be the perpendicular vertex or the closest vertex. Finally, determining the distance between polylines are segment vertices.