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EllipsoidRhumbLine Constructor (Ellipsoid, Cartographic, Double, Double)

Initializes a rhumb line (a line of constant heading) on the ellipsoid starting at the provided planetodetic point which has the indicated heading at that point and ends at a point located at the provided distance from the starting point.

Namespace:  AGI.Foundation.Geometry.Shapes
Assembly:  AGI.Foundation.Core (in AGI.Foundation.Core.dll) Version: 22.2.414.0 (22.2.414.0)
Syntax
public EllipsoidRhumbLine(
	Ellipsoid ellipsoid,
	Cartographic initial,
	double heading,
	double distance
)

Parameters

ellipsoid
Type: AGI.Foundation.Geometry.ShapesEllipsoid
The ellipsoid on which the rhumb line lies.
initial
Type: AGI.Foundation.CoordinatesCartographic
The initial planetodetic point on the path. The InitialPoint will be on the ellipsoid surface at this location.
heading
Type: SystemDouble
The heading at the initial point.
distance
Type: SystemDouble
The distance along the rhumb line to the location of the final point.
Exceptions
ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException Thrown when ellipsoid is .
UnsupportedCaseException The scalene case of a rhumb line is not currently modeled and will be in a future release.
See Also