the regular ellipse formula in 2D is x^2/a^2 + y^2/b^2 = 1. but how can it be transformed into a 3D formula including the parameter of z?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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# What is the formula of ellipse in 3D space

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