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SqlGeography.M Property


Applies To: SQL Server 2016 Preview

Returns the M (measure) value of the geography instance.

Namespace:   Microsoft.SqlServer.Types
Assembly:  Microsoft.SqlServer.Types (in Microsoft.SqlServer.Types.dll)

public SqlDouble M {
	[SqlMethodAttribute(IsDeterministic = true, IsPrecise = true)]

Property Value

Type: System.Data.SqlTypes.SqlDouble

A SqlDouble value that specifies the measure value.

The semantics of the measure value are user-defined but generally describe the distance along a linestring. For example, the measure value could be used to keep track of mileposts along a road.

The value of this property is null if the geography instance is not a Point, as well as for any Point instance for which it is not set.

This property is read-only.

M values are not used in any calculations made by the library and will not be carried through any library calculations.

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