Source code for turf.midpoint._midpoint

from turf.bearing import bearing
from turf.destination import destination
from turf.distance import distance

[docs]def midpoint(point1, point2): """ Takes two point features and returns a point midway between them. The midpoint is calculated geodesically, meaning the curvature of the earth is taken into account. :param point1: first point :param point2: second point :return: a point midway between point 1 and point 2 """ dist = distance(point1, point2) heading = bearing(point1, point2) mid_point = destination(point1, dist / 2, heading) return mid_point