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geo:distance-convert

geo:distance-convert(
   $distance as xs:double,
   $unit1 as xs:string,
   $unit2 as xs:string
) as xs:double

Summary

This function converts a distance from one unit of measure to another. The supported units are "miles", "feet", "km", and "meters". This is a proper superset of the units supported as options to various geospatial functions ("miles","km").

Parameters
$distance The distance.
$unit1 The unit of the input distance parameter.
$unit2 The unit to which the distance should be converted.

See Also

Example

geo:distance-convert(100, "meters", "miles")

=> 0.0621371192237334032

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