geo.stDistance() function

geo.stDistance() is experimental and subject to change at any time.

geo.stDistance() returns the distance from a given region to a specified GIS geometry.

geo.stDistance is used as a helper function for geo.ST_Distance().

Function type signature
(geometry: A, region: B, units: {distance: string}) => float where A: Record, B: Record
For more information, see Function type signatures.



(Required) Region to test. Specify record properties for the shape.


(Required) GIS geometry to test. Can be either point or linestring geometry.


(Required) Record that defines the unit of measurement for distance.

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