The MakePoint function constructs a point from latitude and longitude data that describe a location within the Geographic Coordinate System.

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This function isn't compatible with all data platform connections. To check if your connection supports the function, see Supported data platforms and feature compatibility.

Syntax

MakePoint(longitude, latitude)

The function arguments are:

logitude
Required
A valid longitude value
latitude
Required
A valid latitude value

Example

MakePoint([Longitude],[Latitude]

The MakePoint function constructs the following points from the Longitude and Latitude columns:

Example of the MakePoint function