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STEnvelope (geometry Data Type)


Applies To: SQL Server 2014, SQL Server 2016 Preview

Returns the minimum axis-aligned bounding rectangle of the instance.

Applies to: SQL Server (SQL Server 2008 through current version), Azure SQL Database (Initial release through current release).

STEnvelope ( )

SQL Server return type: geometry

CLR return type: SqlGeometry

The following example uses STGeomFromText() to create a LineString instance from (0,0) to (2,3), and uses STEnvelope() to return the bounding box of the LineString.

DECLARE @g geometry;
SET @g = geometry::STGeomFromText('LINESTRING(0 0, 2 3)', 0);
SELECT @g.STEnvelope().ToString();
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