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Eccentricity

Eccentricity
is an option for SpheroidalDistance which specifies the eccentricity of the ellipsoid in the spheroidal model.
  • Eccentricity->v specifies that the eccentricity of spheroidal model is the number v.
  • The default setting for Earth is 0.081819, from the WGS-84 standard.