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Since essentially all calculations can be said to involve measurement, this list is not exhaustive.

Distances between atoms or markers:


Center coordinates:

Best-fit axes:

Best-fit planes or inertia ellipsoids, respectively:

Surface areas:

Fit measures:

Other map (volume data) measurements:

Coloring or other display of spatially varying quantities:

UCSF Resource for Biocomputing, Visualization, and Informatics / April 2024