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IProximityOperator Interface
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IProximityOperator Interface

Provides access to members that find the 2D distance between two geometries.

Description

Proximity operators are used to find the distance between two geometries or the distance from a given point to the nearest point on another geometry.

Members

Name Description
Method QueryNearestPoint Copies into 'nearest' a point on this geometry nearest to the input point.
Method ReturnDistance Returns the minimum distance between two geometries.
Method ReturnNearestPoint Creates and returns a point on this geometry nearest to the input point.

Classes that implement IProximityOperator

Classes Description
BezierCurve A cubic Bezier curve defined between two points; optionally has measure, height and ID attributes at each endpoint.
CircularArc A portion of a circle that connects two points optionally has measure, height and ID attributes at each endpoint.
EllipticArc A portion of the boundary of a 2D ellipse that connects two points; optionally has measure, height and ID attributes at each endpoint.
Envelope A rectangle with sides parallel to a coordinate system defining the extent of another geometry; optionally has min and max measure, height and ID attributes.
Line A 2D straight line between a pair of 2D endpoints; can optionally have height, measure and ID attributes at each endpoint.
MultiPatch A collection of surface patches.
Multipoint An ordered collection of points; optionally has measure, height and ID attributes.
Point A two dimensional point, optionally with measure, height, and ID attributes.
Polygon A collection of rings ordered by their containment relationship; optionally has measure, height and ID attributes.
Polyline An ordered collection of paths; optionally has measure, height and ID attributes.