Calculate Euclidean distance between a point and a finite line segment.
Accord.Math (in Accord.Math.dll) Version: 3.8.0
Syntax Request Example
public float DistanceToPoint(
Public Function DistanceToPoint (
point As Point
) As Single
- Type: AccordPoint
The point to calculate the distance to.
Returns the Euclidean distance between this line segment and the specified point. Unlike
, this returns the distance from the finite segment. (0,0) is 5 units
from the segment (0,5)-(0,8), but is 0 units from the line through those points.