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Calculate the shortest distance from the given point to this GISObject.
geobase.net (in geobase.net.dll) Version: 126.96.36.199
public abstract double DistanceTo(
Public MustOverride Function DistanceTo (
location As LatLon,
units As DistanceUnit
) As Double
- Type: Telogis.GeoBaseLatLon
The given point, as a LatLon.
- Type: Telogis.GeoBaseDistanceUnit
The desired DistanceUnit of the calculated distance.
Distance in given units
This distance is calculated using an arc, as opposed to the (longer) straight-line distance.
The use of an arc returns the true shortest distance, taking into account the curvature of
the earth's surface.