Functions: PostGIS

Functions: PostGIS

In this example, we'll be fetching a list of landmarks that are near a given user, along with the user’s details in the same query. PostGIS’ built-in function ST_Distance can be used to implement this use case.

Note: Most managed database vendors will include PostGIS as part of their Postgres installation. If self-hosting, you may need to first install PostGIS (more information for Docker-based installation can be found here:

  • This schema is installable through your Hasura Console
  • The schema sharing source code is available:
  • The schema sharing source code was derived from the following tutorial:
Released: June 16, 2021
Developed by: Hasura
Category: Intermediate Implementations

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