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Version: 3.0

ST_Distance_Sphere

Description

Calculates the spherical distance between two points on the Earth in "meters". The parameters inputted are longitude at X, latitude at X, longitude at Y, latitude at Y.

Syntax

DOUBLE ST_Distance_Sphere(DOUBLE x_lng, DOUBLE x_lat, DOUBLE y_lng, DOUBLE x_lat)

Examples

MySQL > select st_distance_sphere(116.35620117, 39.939093, 116.4274406433, 39.9020987219);
+----------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| st_distance_sphere(116.35620117, 39.939093, 116.4274406433, 39.9020987219) |
+----------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| 7336.9135549995917 |
+----------------------------------------------------------------------------+

keyword

ST_DISTANCE_SPHERE,ST,DISTANCE,SPHERE