ArcGIS Runtime SDK for .NET Samples

Spatial operations

Spatial operations result



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using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Drawing;
using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.Geometry;
using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.Mapping;
using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.Symbology;
using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.UI;
using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.UI.Controls;
using Foundation;
using UIKit;

namespace ArcGISRuntimeXamarin.Samples.SpatialOperations
    [ArcGISRuntime.Samples.Shared.Attributes.Sample("Spatial operations",
        "Demonstrates how to use the GeometryEngine to perform geometry operations between overlapping polygons in a GraphicsOverlay.",
        "The sample provides a drop down on the top, where you can select a geometry operation. When you choose a geometry operation, the application performs this operation between the overlapping polygons and applies the result to the geometries.")]
    public class SpatialOperations : UIViewController
        // Hold references to the UI controls.
        private MapView _myMapView;
        private UISegmentedControl _operationChoiceButton;

        // GraphicsOverlay to hold the polygon graphics.
        private GraphicsOverlay _polygonsOverlay;

        // Polygon graphics to run spatial operations on.
        private Graphic _graphicOne;
        private Graphic _graphicTwo;

        // Graphic to display the spatial operation result polygon.
        private Graphic _resultGraphic;

        public SpatialOperations()
            Title = "Spatial operations";

        public override void LoadView()
            // Create the views.
            _myMapView = new MapView();
            _myMapView.TranslatesAutoresizingMaskIntoConstraints = false;
            _operationChoiceButton = new UISegmentedControl("Difference", "Intersection", "Symm. diff.", "Union")
                BackgroundColor = UIColor.FromWhiteAlpha(0, .7f),
                TintColor = UIColor.White,
                TranslatesAutoresizingMaskIntoConstraints = false

            // Clean up borders of segmented control - avoid corner pixels.
            _operationChoiceButton.ClipsToBounds = true;
            _operationChoiceButton.Layer.CornerRadius = 5;

            _operationChoiceButton.ValueChanged += _operationChoiceButton_ValueChanged;

            // Add the views.
            View = new UIView();
            View.AddSubviews(_myMapView, _operationChoiceButton);

            // Apply constraints.
            _myMapView.TopAnchor.ConstraintEqualTo(View.TopAnchor).Active = true;
            _myMapView.LeadingAnchor.ConstraintEqualTo(View.LeadingAnchor).Active = true;
            _myMapView.TrailingAnchor.ConstraintEqualTo(View.TrailingAnchor).Active = true;
            _myMapView.BottomAnchor.ConstraintEqualTo(View.BottomAnchor).Active = true;

            _operationChoiceButton.LeadingAnchor.ConstraintEqualTo(View.LayoutMarginsGuide.LeadingAnchor).Active = true;
            _operationChoiceButton.TrailingAnchor.ConstraintEqualTo(View.LayoutMarginsGuide.TrailingAnchor).Active = true;
            _operationChoiceButton.TopAnchor.ConstraintEqualTo(View.SafeAreaLayoutGuide.TopAnchor, 8).Active = true;

        public override void ViewDidLoad()

        private void Initialize()
            // Create and show a map with a gray canvas basemap and an initial location centered on London, UK.
            _myMapView.Map = new Map(BasemapType.LightGrayCanvas, 51.5017, -0.12714, 14);

            // Create and add two overlapping polygon graphics to operate on.

        void _operationChoiceButton_ValueChanged(object sender, EventArgs e)
            // Remove any currently displayed result.

            // Polygon geometry from the input graphics.
            Geometry polygonOne = _graphicOne.Geometry;
            Geometry polygonTwo = _graphicTwo.Geometry;

            // Result polygon for spatial operations.
            Geometry resultPolygon = null;

            // Run the selected spatial operation on the polygon graphics and get the result geometry.
            switch (_operationChoiceButton.SelectedSegment)
                case 0:
                    resultPolygon = GeometryEngine.Difference(polygonOne, polygonTwo);
                case 1:
                    resultPolygon = GeometryEngine.Intersection(polygonOne, polygonTwo);
                case 2:
                    resultPolygon = GeometryEngine.SymmetricDifference(polygonOne, polygonTwo);
                case 3:
                    resultPolygon = GeometryEngine.Union(polygonOne, polygonTwo);

            // Create a black outline symbol to use for the result polygon.
            SimpleLineSymbol outlineSymbol = new SimpleLineSymbol(SimpleLineSymbolStyle.Solid, Color.Black, 1);

            // Create a solid red fill symbol for the result polygon graphic.
            SimpleFillSymbol resultSymbol = new SimpleFillSymbol(SimpleFillSymbolStyle.Solid, Color.Red, outlineSymbol);

            // Create the result polygon graphic and add it to the graphics overlay.
            _resultGraphic = new Graphic(resultPolygon, resultSymbol);

        private void CreatePolygonsOverlay()
            // Create a black outline symbol to use for the polygons.
            SimpleLineSymbol outlineSymbol = new SimpleLineSymbol(SimpleLineSymbolStyle.Solid, Color.Black, 1);

            // Create a point collection to define polygon vertices.
            PointCollection polygonVertices = new PointCollection(SpatialReferences.WebMercator)
                new MapPoint(-13960, 6709400),
                new MapPoint(-14660, 6710000),
                new MapPoint(-13760, 6710730),
                new MapPoint(-13300, 6710500),
                new MapPoint(-13160, 6710100)

            // Create a polygon graphic with a blue fill.
            SimpleFillSymbol fillSymbol = new SimpleFillSymbol(SimpleFillSymbolStyle.Vertical, Color.Blue, outlineSymbol);
            Polygon polygonOne = new Polygon(polygonVertices);
            _graphicOne = new Graphic(polygonOne, fillSymbol);

            // Create a point collection to define outer polygon ring vertices.
            PointCollection outerRingVerticesCollection = new PointCollection(SpatialReferences.WebMercator)
                new MapPoint(-13060, 6711030),
                new MapPoint(-12160, 6710730),
                new MapPoint(-13160, 6709700),
                new MapPoint(-14560, 6710730)

            // Create a point collection to define inner polygon ring vertices ("donut hole").
            PointCollection innerRingVerticesCollection = new PointCollection(SpatialReferences.WebMercator)
                new MapPoint(-13060, 6710910),
                new MapPoint(-14160, 6710630),
                new MapPoint(-13160, 6709900),
                new MapPoint(-12450, 6710660)

            // Create a list to contain the inner and outer ring point collections.
            List<PointCollection> polygonParts = new List<PointCollection>

            // Create a polygon graphic with a green fill.
            fillSymbol = new SimpleFillSymbol(SimpleFillSymbolStyle.Horizontal, Color.Green, outlineSymbol);
            _graphicTwo = new Graphic(new Polygon(polygonParts), fillSymbol);

            // Create a graphics overlay in the map view to hold the polygons.
            _polygonsOverlay = new GraphicsOverlay();

            // Add the polygons to the graphics overlay.

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