# MapControl.DesiredPitchMapControl.DesiredPitchMapControl.DesiredPitchMapControl.DesiredPitch Property

## Definition

Gets or sets a value that indicates by how many degrees you want the map to be tilted. Sometimes the desired pitch cannot be set.

``public : double DesiredPitch { get; set; }``
``````double DesiredPitch();

void DesiredPitch(double desiredpitch);``````
``public double DesiredPitch { get; set; }``
``Public ReadWrite Property DesiredPitch As double``
``````<!-- xmlns:Maps="using:Windows.UI.Xaml.Controls.Maps" -->

<Maps:MapControl DesiredPitch="desiredPitch" />
- or -
<Maps:MapControl>
<Maps:MapControl.DesiredPitch>desiredPitch</Maps:MapControl.DesiredPitch>
</Maps:MapControl>

``````

#### Property Value

double double

A value that indicates by how many degrees you want the map to be tilted. Sometimes the desired pitch cannot be set.