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GeoCoordinate.HorizontalAccuracy Property

Gets or sets the accuracy of the latitude and longitude that is given by the GeoCoordinate, in meters.

Namespace:  System.Device.Location
Assembly:  System.Device (in System.Device.dll)

public double HorizontalAccuracy { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Double
The accuracy of the latitude and longitude, in meters.


HorizontalAccuracy is set outside the valid range.

The accuracy can be considered the radius of certainty of the latitude and longitude data. A circular area that is formed with the accuracy as the radius and the latitude and longitude coordinates as the center contains the actual location.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.