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Identifying Nearest Objects

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Alteryx Alumni (Retired)

Lesson Objective: Identify the nearest spatial object to another while enforcing selection criteria.

Estimated Time: ~9 Minutes


  • Understand the Target and Universe inputs, and their corresponding relationships, in the Find Nearest tool
  • Identify the nearest spatial object(s) to another
  • Challenge yourself with a quiz!

Recommended Follow-Up Training: Calculating Distance, Relating Spatial Objects

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