Shapely example: Where to build cell-towers?
Posted on 2024-01-27, by Racum. Tags:
This is a fun example of how to use Shapely to solve geographical problems. On this article I show how to cover a polygon with circles in a hexagonal pattern.
Converting projections on Shapely
Posted on 2023-12-24, by Racum. Tags:
Sometimes when dealing with coordinates, you may need to work in meters instead of degrees, but, since we don’t live in a flat earth, the calculation is not trivial. Thankfully, there are tools to help with the conversions.