Calculate Euclidean distance between a point and a line.
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 distance to.
Returns the Euclidean distance between this line and the specified point. Unlike
, this returns the distance from the infinite line. (0,0) is 0 units
from the line defined by (0,5) and (0,8), but is 5 units from the segment with those endpoints.