SqlGeography.STAsText Method ()


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

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

[SqlMethodAttribute(IsDeterministic = true, IsPrecise = false)]
public SqlChars STAsText()

Return Value

Type: System.Data.SqlTypes.SqlChars

A SqlChars value that contains the WKT representation of the SqlGeography instance.

This text will not contain any Z (elevation) or M (measure) values carried by the instance.

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