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Calculating Distance

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Alteryx Alumni (Retired)

Lesson Objective: Compute the linear distance between two spatial objects.

Estimated Time: ~6 Minutes


  • Calculate the distance between two spatial objects
  • Evaluate approaches for calculating distance for point spatial objects inside a polygon spatial object
  • Challenge yourself with a quiz!

Recommended Follow-Up Training: Identifying Nearest ObjectsUsing Spatial Functions

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