PHP Distance Calculation using Latitude and Longitude: Calculate the distance between two world locations

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This class can calculate the distance between two world locations.

It can take the latitude and longitude coordinates of two locations in the worlds and calculates the distance between them.

The calculated distance can be returned as a string with the distance and optionally the distance unit in miles, kilometers, yards, meters and feets.

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DistanceCalculator

Calculate the distance between two points in Miles, Kilometers, Yards, Meters and Feets

Example

//includee the class
require_once('DistanceCalculator.Class.php');

//initiate class
$dc = new DistanceCalculator();

//latitude and logtitude of point 1
$dc->lat1 = 33.6437323;
$dc->long1 = 72.9585014;

//latitude and logtitude of point 2
$dc->lat2 = 33.6655587;
$dc->long2 = 73.0022321;

//define the unit of distance you want to get get data, default is 'miles'
$dc->type = 'km';

//choose if you want to display the selected unit type with the distance value, default is 'true'
$dc->show_type = false;

//calculate and get the distance
$distance = $dc->getDistance();

//show the calculated distance
echo $distance;
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