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Finds the position within or on a boundary that is farthest from any member of a set of points.


Updated 20 Dec 2018

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Given a set of points and a boundary, this function finds the position within or on the boundary that is most distant from the nearest point the set.
Some possible applications:
- Find the point farthest from a city, airport, radio mast, ....
- Find the point on an island farthest from the sea
Empirically, the order is closer to O(n) than to O(n log(n)).

Cite As

Are Mjaavatten (2021). remotest(points,boundary) (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2014b
Compatible with any release
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