SqlGeography.Parse Method (SqlString)

 

Returns a SqlGeography instance from an Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) Well-Known Text (WKT) representation.

Namespace:   Microsoft.SqlServer.Types
Assembly:  Microsoft.SqlServer.Types (in Microsoft.SqlServer.Types.dll)

[SqlMethodAttribute(IsDeterministic = true, IsPrecise = false)]
public static SqlGeography Parse(
	SqlString s
)

Parameters

s
Type: System.Data.SqlTypes.SqlString

The WKT representation of the SqlGeography instance you wish to return.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.SqlServer.Types.SqlGeography

A SqlGeography value constructed from the specified WKT representation.

The Parse method is equivalent to STGeomFromText except that it assumes a spatial reference ID (SRID) of 4326 as a parameter. The input may carry optional Z (elevation) and M (measure) values.

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