Any line bisecting the surface of a sphere into two equal halves.

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Which projection can I use to see alignments on great circles?

I want to put on a QGIS map some historical sites to check if they are aligned. If an alignement exists, the points should stay on a great circle (is this correct?). I want to visually verify this ...
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Air corridor in spherical surface: calculating great circle tangent points with small circles

I have the necessity to draw on a sphere (earth) an air corridor. In the cartesian plane, this corridor is made by some circles and from outer tangents that connect these circles as you can see in ...
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How to prevent cross-world lines in ggplot world map?

I'm having issues displaying 'great circles' paths and polygons in ggmap, an extension of ggplot2. Please enter the following code to replicate my issues: ...
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Lines as Great circles on a map

How can I get line features to appear as great circles on a map, instead of straight lines? Thanks,
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How to reformulate a great circle function from plot to ggplot2 system

My data frame consist in a list of projects, and everyone of them has a central node and several no-central nodes (I plot them with a function "map_points"). I want to connect this central node with ...