Longitude

The Longitude function obtains the longitude of a point.

The input column must be a valid location within the Geographic Coordinate System.

You can use the Longitude function on Snowflake and BigQuery connections.

Longitude is one of Sigma's Geography functions.

Syntax

Longitude(point)

The function argument is:

point
Required
A valid point value that can be located on the Earth's sphere; must comply with the Geographic Coordinate System
The function does not support other coordinate types, such as lines, polygons, and so on.

Example

Longitude(\[Coordinates\])

The function Longitude extracts the latitude of a point from the Coordinate column:

Example of a Longitude function