polar {boot}  R Documentation 
Pole Positions of New Caledonian Laterites
Description
The polar
data frame has 50 rows and 2 columns.
The data are the pole positions from a paleomagnetic study of New Caledonian laterites.
Usage
polar
Format
This data frame contains the following columns:
lat

The latitude (in degrees) of the pole position. Note that all latitudes are negative as the axis is taken to be in the lower hemisphere.
long

The longitude (in degrees) of the pole position.
Source
The data were obtained from
Fisher, N.I., Lewis, T. and Embleton, B.J.J. (1987) Statistical Analysis of Spherical Data. Cambridge University Press.
References
Davison, A.C. and Hinkley, D.V. (1997) Bootstrap Methods and Their Application. Cambridge University Press.
[Package boot version 1.330 Index]