Geography.ToWellKnownText

Geography.ToWellKnownText is a Power Query M function that translates a structured geographic point value into its Well-Known Text (WKT) representation. The function returns a text value with the WKT format.

Compatible with: Power BI Service Power BI Desktop Excel Microsoft 365

Syntax

Geography.ToWellKnownText(
   input as nullable record,
   optional omitSRID as nullable logical,
) as nullable text

Description

Translates a structured geographic point value into its Well-Known Text (WKT) representation as defined by the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC), also the serialization format used by many databases including SQL Server.

Other functions related to Geography.ToWellKnownText are:

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Last update: August 17, 2023 | Contribute » | Contributors: Rick de Groot
Microsoft documentation: https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/powerquery-m/geography-towellknowntext
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