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northsea

PURPOSE ^

coastline map of The Nortsea

SYNOPSIS ^

This is a script file.

DESCRIPTION ^

  NORTHSEA  coastline map of The Nortsea
    
   CALL:  map = load('northsea.dat');
   
  Size             :     60646 X 2
  Sampling Rate    :    
  Device           :    
  Source           :    http://crusty.er.usgs.gov/coast/getcoast.html
  Format           :    ascii, c1: longitude c2: latitude 
  Description      :
    NORTHSEA.DAT contains data for plotting a map of The Northsea.
    The data is obtained from USGS coastline extractor.
    
   Example: the map is seen by
 
    plot(map(:,1),map(:,2)), hold on
    text( 1,62     ,'Statfjord A'), line([1.8, 1.8], [62  ,61.2 ])
    plot(1.8,61.2,'x')  
    text(1,60.5,'Gullfaks C'),      line([1.8, 2.3 ], [60.5 ,61.20 ])
    plot(2.30,61.20,'x')
    text(1,59.1,'Frigg'),           line([1.8, 2.0 ], [59.1 ,59.9 ])
    plot(2.0,59.90,'x'),
    text(1,57.6,'Sleipner'),        line([1.8, 1.9 ], [57.60 ,58.4 ])
    plot(1.90,58.40,'x') 
    text(1,56.9,'Draupner'),        line([1.8, 2.6 ], [56.90 ,57.7 ])
    plot(2.6,57.7,'x'),
    text(10.40,60.10,'Oslo'),      plot(10.80,59.85,'h')
    text(10.00,63.05,'Trondheim'), plot(10.80,63.40,'h')
    text(4.00,58.80,'Stavanger'),  plot(5.52,58.90,'h')
    text(3.50,60.30,'Bergen'),     plot(5.20,60.30,'h') , hold off
 
  % If you have the m_map toolbox (see http://www.ocgy.ubc.ca/~rich/):
   m_proj('lambert','long',[-2 12],'lat',[56 64]);
   m_line(map(:,1),map(:,2));
   m_grid('box','fancy','tickdir','out');
   m_text( 1,62     ,'Statfjord A') ;
   m_line([1.8, 1.8], [62  ,61.2 ]);
   m_text(1.7,61.2,'x') ;
   m_text(1,59.5,'Gullfaks C') ;
   m_line([1.8, 2.3 ], [59.50 ,61.20 ]);
   m_text(2.20,61.20,'x') ;
   m_text(10.10,60.05,'Oslo'); 
   m_text(8.5,63.5,'Trondheim'); 
   m_text(4.00,58.80,'Stavanger'); 
   m_text(3.50,60.30,'Bergen') ;
   m_text(8,61,'Norway');

CROSS-REFERENCE INFORMATION ^

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SOURCE CODE ^

001 % NORTHSEA  coastline map of The Nortsea
002 %   
003 %  CALL:  map = load('northsea.dat');
004 %  
005 % Size             :     60646 X 2
006 % Sampling Rate    :    
007 % Device           :    
008 % Source           :    http://crusty.er.usgs.gov/coast/getcoast.html
009 % Format           :    ascii, c1: longitude c2: latitude 
010 % Description      :
011 %   NORTHSEA.DAT contains data for plotting a map of The Northsea.
012 %   The data is obtained from USGS coastline extractor.
013 %   
014 %  Example: the map is seen by
015 %
016 %   plot(map(:,1),map(:,2)), hold on
017 %   text( 1,62     ,'Statfjord A'), line([1.8, 1.8], [62  ,61.2 ])
018 %   plot(1.8,61.2,'x')  
019 %   text(1,60.5,'Gullfaks C'),      line([1.8, 2.3 ], [60.5 ,61.20 ])
020 %   plot(2.30,61.20,'x')
021 %   text(1,59.1,'Frigg'),           line([1.8, 2.0 ], [59.1 ,59.9 ])
022 %   plot(2.0,59.90,'x'),
023 %   text(1,57.6,'Sleipner'),        line([1.8, 1.9 ], [57.60 ,58.4 ])
024 %   plot(1.90,58.40,'x') 
025 %   text(1,56.9,'Draupner'),        line([1.8, 2.6 ], [56.90 ,57.7 ])
026 %   plot(2.6,57.7,'x'),
027 %   text(10.40,60.10,'Oslo'),      plot(10.80,59.85,'h')
028 %   text(10.00,63.05,'Trondheim'), plot(10.80,63.40,'h')
029 %   text(4.00,58.80,'Stavanger'),  plot(5.52,58.90,'h')
030 %   text(3.50,60.30,'Bergen'),     plot(5.20,60.30,'h') , hold off
031 %
032 % % If you have the m_map toolbox (see http://www.ocgy.ubc.ca/~rich/):
033 %  m_proj('lambert','long',[-2 12],'lat',[56 64]);
034 %  m_line(map(:,1),map(:,2));
035 %  m_grid('box','fancy','tickdir','out');
036 %  m_text( 1,62     ,'Statfjord A') ;
037 %  m_line([1.8, 1.8], [62  ,61.2 ]);
038 %  m_text(1.7,61.2,'x') ;
039 %  m_text(1,59.5,'Gullfaks C') ;
040 %  m_line([1.8, 2.3 ], [59.50 ,61.20 ]);
041 %  m_text(2.20,61.20,'x') ;
042 %  m_text(10.10,60.05,'Oslo'); 
043 %  m_text(8.5,63.5,'Trondheim'); 
044 %  m_text(4.00,58.80,'Stavanger'); 
045 %  m_text(3.50,60.30,'Bergen') ;
046 %  m_text(8,61,'Norway');
047 
048 %History
049 % revised pab Nov 2004
050 % -Enhanced the example with commands to the m_map toolbox
051 % By pab 06.07.00

Mathematical Statistics
Centre for Mathematical Sciences
Lund University with Lund Institute of Technology

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