package com.ananth.haversine;
/**
* This is the implementation Haversine Distance Algorithm between two places
* @author ananth
* R = earth’s radius (mean radius = 6,371km)
Δlat = lat2− lat1
Δlong = long2− long1
a = sin²(Δlat/2) + cos(lat1).cos(lat2).sin²(Δlong/2)
c = 2.atan2(√a, √(1−a))
d = R.c
*
*/
public class HaversineDistance {
/**
* @param args
* arg 1- latitude 1
* arg 2 - latitude 2
* arg 3 - longitude 1
* arg 4 - longitude 2
*/
public static void main(String[] args) {
// TODO Auto-generated method stub
final int R = 6371; // Radious of the earth
Double lat1 = Double.parseDouble(args[0]);
Double lon1 = Double.parseDouble(args[1]);
Double lat2 = Double.parseDouble(args[2]);
Double lon2 = Double.parseDouble(args[3]);
Double latDistance = toRad(lat2-lat1);
Double lonDistance = toRad(lon2-lon1);
Double a = Math.sin(latDistance / 2) * Math.sin(latDistance / 2) +
Math.cos(toRad(lat1)) * Math.cos(toRad(lat2)) *
Math.sin(lonDistance / 2) * Math.sin(lonDistance / 2);
Double c = 2 * Math.atan2(Math.sqrt(a), Math.sqrt(1-a));
Double distance = R * c;
System.out.println("The distance between two lat and long is::" + distance);
}
private static Double toRad(Double value) {
return value * Math.PI / 180;
}
}

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is the distance in km or miles? how to get distance in miles?

supply the radius the earth’s radius in miles instead

Thank you Ananth you really helped me. I´ll include your code in my project. Credits to you of course.

Hi Merino, Glad it helped you