SearchRequest.Longitude Property (Bing, Version 2.0)


The Longitude of the SearchRequest location.

public double Longitude { get; set; }

Valid input values for Longitude range from -180 to 180. For accurate results, input values must be converted to the decimal representation of the Longitude value.

Lines of longitude, also known as meridians, run between the North and South Poles. They measure east-west position in degrees, minutes, and seconds. The Prime Meridian, which runs through Greenwich, England, is assigned the value of 0 degrees. Meridians to the west of the Prime Meridian are assigned negative values, and those to the east are assigned positive values. For example, the longitude of Seattle, Washington is 122° 19' 51.04" W, which converts to the (negative) decimal value of -122.328567.