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2D Trilateration

version (214 KB) by Lionel Tailhardat
Simple 2D trilateration algorithm with Google Earth output example.


Updated 19 May 2016

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From :
- coordinates of 3 references points,
- distance of an unknown point to the references points,
Return : coordinates of the unknown point.
A study example is furnished with output to Google Earth kml file.
The credits to the original trilateration code should be given to (cmeeren - 28/07/2010).
The study was done for a Wifi Positionning System (3 Access Point; 1 Mobile Station).

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Lionel Tailhardat (2021). 2D Trilateration (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2016a
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