Documentation Home
MySQL 8.0 Reference Manual
Related Documentation Download this Manual
PDF (US Ltr) - 47.2Mb
PDF (A4) - 47.2Mb
PDF (RPM) - 42.7Mb
HTML Download (TGZ) - 10.9Mb
HTML Download (Zip) - 10.9Mb
HTML Download (RPM) - 9.4Mb
Man Pages (TGZ) - 229.9Kb
Man Pages (Zip) - 335.5Kb
Info (Gzip) - 4.2Mb
Info (Zip) - 4.2Mb
Excerpts from this Manual

MySQL 8.0 Reference Manual  /  ...  /  Functions That Test Spatial Relations Between Geometry Objects

12.16.9 Functions That Test Spatial Relations Between Geometry Objects

The functions described in this section take two geometries as arguments and return a qualitative or quantitative relation between them.

MySQL implements two sets of functions using function names defined by the OpenGIS specification. One set tests the relationship between two geometry values using precise object shapes, the other set uses object minimum bounding rectangles (MBRs).