func.ST_ClosestPoint

Returns the 2-dimensional point on g1 that is closest to g2

Description

PlaidCloud expressions and filters provide use of most non-administrative PostGIS methods. PostGIS methods are accessed by prefixing the standard method name with func..

Examples

SQL

ST_ClosestPoint(geometry g1, geometry g2);

PlaidCloud

func.ST_ClosestPoint(geometry g1, geometry g2)

References

PostGIS Official Documentation for this method can be found here.

Additional capabilities and usage examples can be found in the PostGIS documentation

Last modified November 27, 2023 at 12:56 PM EST: Restructured the file structure/a few changes (f6c58b8)