GeoHemisphere

GeoHemisphere[]

is a two-dimensional GeoGraphics primitive that represents the half of the Earth centered at your current geo location.

GeoHemisphere[loc]

represents the half of the Earth centered at the location loc.

Details

  • The boundary of the hemisphere is a line contained on a plane that goes through the center of the Earth.
  • The location loc can be specified as latitude and longitude coordinates {lat,lon} in degrees, as GeoPosition[{lat,lon}], or as named entities Entity[].

Examples

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Basic Examples  (2)

The hemisphere around the current geo location:

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The hemisphere centered at Buenos Aires, in the "Albers" projection:

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Scope  (2)

Properties & Relations  (4)

See Also

GeoHemisphereBoundary  GeoVisibleRegion  DayHemisphere  NightHemisphere  GeoDisk

Tutorials

Introduced in 2015
(10.1)