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# how convert degree to meter?

Hi

After plenty of time to seek, I haven't still found the way for convert degree to meter,
I would to compare the distance between two points on my map, it works and it shows  me the distance in degree but  it would be better to have  the distance in meter

thanks

paco

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# Re: how convert degree to meter?

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Hi pacotisme,

Common units of length in the International System of Units (SI) are:

For better understanding will you please attach your VI?

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# Re: how convert degree to meter?

My guess: He is referring to earth coordinates.

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# Re: how convert degree to meter?

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GuenterMueller wrote:

My guess: He is referring to earth coordinates.

Yes I guess the same. You can try this link and try to find out the formula. ( I got it by googling the web )

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# Re: how convert degree to meter?

Have a look at wikipedia, geographic coordinate system

There is a section "Expressing latitude and longitude as linear units" which tells you how to convert your degrees.

Christian

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# Re: how convert degree to meter?

yes it's about coordinate

it's the entrance I reade some cordinate with latitude et and longitude , but I would like distance a the end in meter

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