GeoCoordinate.HorizontalAccuracy Property

.NET Framework (current version)

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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.

Exception Condition

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
Available since 4.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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