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Rank Topic Wikipedia views
1 Cartesian coordinate system 5,525
2 Polar coordinate system 2,910
3 Coordinate system 2,309
4 Geodetic system 2,287
5 Spherical coordinate system 2,158
6 Cylindrical coordinate system 921
7 Abscissa 559
8 Del in cylindrical and spherical coordinates 490
9 Curvilinear coordinates 421
10 Ordinate 293
11 Parametrization 281
12 Orthogonal coordinates 211
13 Vector fields in cylindrical and spherical coordinates 160
14 Elliptic coordinate system 135
15 Canonical coordinates 133
16 Parabolic coordinates 132
17 Plücker coordinates 121
18 Bipolar coordinates 83
19 Oblate spheroidal coordinates 81
20 Toroidal and poloidal 74
21 Hyperbolic coordinates 72
22 Elliptic cylindrical coordinates 71
23 Parabolic cylindrical coordinates 68
24 Prolate spheroidal coordinates 67
25 Ellipsoidal coordinates 67
26 Toroidal coordinates 62
27 Conical coordinates 49
28 Bispherical coordinates 46
29 Trilinear coordinates 42
30 Geocentric coordinates 41
31 Astronomical coordinate systems 40
32 Bipolar cylindrical coordinates 39
33 Paraboloidal coordinates 38
34 Cosmic time 36
35 Center of mass coordinates 32
36 SK-42 Reference System 29
37 Line coordinates 28
38 Skew coordinates 28
39 Alpha-numeric grid 22
40 Identity line 19
41 Jacobi coordinates 17
42 Two-center bipolar coordinates 15
43 Log-polar coordinates 15
44 6-sphere coordinates 14
45 Synchronous frame 14
47 Biangular coordinates 9
48 Triangular coordinates 9
49 Blau space 8
50 Synergetics coordinates 6
51 Canonical coordinate transformations less than 5 views

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In mathematics and its applications, a coordinate system is a system for assigning an n-tuple of numbers or scalars to each point in an n-dimensional space.

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