Calculate distance using longitude and latitude on MariaDB

MariaDBI’ve recently been doing some more work on my coppr|Distilleries to Visit website and have added Nearest Distilleries and Nearest Attractions sections where I show the nearest 20 distilleries or attractions to the one beign viewed.

To do this I loaded GPS co-ordinates to each page and then needed to work out how to calculate the distance between them.

Initially I found the ST_Distance MySQL…

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Calculate distance using longitude and latitude on MariaDB

I’ve recently been doing some more work on my coppr|Distilleries to Visit website and have added Nearest Distilleries and Nearest Attractions sections where I show the nearest 20 distilleries or attractions to the one beign viewed. To do this I loaded GPS co-ordinates to each page and then needed to work out how to calculate the distance between them.

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Author: Ian Grieve

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