SearchForPositionResult - Amazon Location Service


Contains a search result from a position search query that is run on a place index resource.



The distance in meters of a great-circle arc between the query position and the result.


A great-circle arc is the shortest path on a sphere, in this case the Earth. This returns the shortest distance between two locations.

Type: Double

Valid Range: Minimum value of 0.

Required: Yes


Details about the search result, such as its address and position.

Type: Place object

Required: Yes


The unique identifier of the place. You can use this with the GetPlace operation to find the place again later.


For SearchPlaceIndexForPosition operations, the PlaceId is returned only by place indexes that use HERE or Grab as a data provider.

Type: String

Required: No

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: