Geocoordinate.Accuracy | accuracy property

Applies to Windows and Windows Phone

The accuracy of the location in meters.

Syntax


public:
property double Accuracy { 
   double get();
}

Property value

Type: Number [JavaScript] | System.Double [.NET] | float64 [C++]

The accuracy in meters.

Remarks

The Windows Location Provider and the Windows Phone Location Services accuracy depends on the location data available. For example,iIf Wifi is available, data is accurate to within 50 meters. If Wifi is not available, the data could be accurate to within 10 miles or larger.

A GNSS device can provide data accurate to within a few meters. However, its accuracy can vary if the GNSS sensor is obscured by buildings, trees, or cloud cover. GNSS data may not be available at all within a building.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

None supported

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8

Namespace

Windows.Devices.Geolocation
Windows::Devices::Geolocation [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

Capabilities

location
ID_CAP_LOCATION [Windows Phone]

See also

Geocoordinate

 

 

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