momepy.LongestAxisLength¶

class
momepy.
LongestAxisLength
(gdf)[source]¶ Calculates the length of the longest axis of object.
Axis is defined as a diameter of minimal circumscribed circle around the convex hull. It does not have to be fully inside an object.
\[\max \left\{d_{1}, d_{2}, \ldots, d_{n}\right\}\] Parameters
 gdfGeoDataFrame
GeoDataFrame containing objects to analyse
Examples
>>> buildings['lal'] = momepy.LongestAxisLength(buildings).series >>> buildings.lal[0] 40.2655616057102
 Attributes
 seriesSeries
Series containing resulting values
 gdfGeoDataFrame
original GeoDataFrame
Methods
__init__
(self, gdf)Initialize self.