[OSM-dev] geocoding and reverse-geocoding APIs

John Smith deltafoxtrot256 at gmail.com
Thu Sep 17 16:10:22 BST 2009

2009/9/18 Joe Richards <joefish75 at yahoo.com>:

> Does Cloudmade offer something like that, including something to determine
> the distance (as the person walks, or as the car drives) between two
> addresses?

You can cheat to calc the distance between points and use pythag, but
the greater the distance the greater the inaccuracy, which is why the
great circle distance formula exists.


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