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Clustering lat/long data

  1. May 7, 2008 #1
    I have a list of latitude/longitude data grouped by suburb names across the country.

    The problem is for common names the list contains lat/long data corresponding to multiple areas. So Yorktown may have 20 data points which actually correspond to 8 different locations.

    Whats a good method to group or cluster these data points?

    Thanks!
     
  2. jcsd
  3. May 8, 2008 #2
    Are you looking for a mathematical equation or a computer algorithm?
     
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