STY (geometry Data Type)

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The Y-coordinate property of a Point instance.



Return Types

SQL Server type: float

CLR type: SqlDouble


The value of this property will be null if the geometry instance is a point. This property is read-only.


The following example creates a Point instance and uses STY to retrieve the Y-coordinate of the instance.

DECLARE @g geometry;  
SET @g = geometry::STGeomFromText('POINT(3 8)', 0);  

See Also

STX (geometry Data Type)
STSrid (geometry Data Type)
OGC Methods on Geometry Instances