Calculate the orientation of object
Captures the deviation of orientation from cardinal directions. Defined as an orientation of the longext axis of bounding rectangle in range 0 - 45. Orientation of LineStrings is represented by the orientation of line connecting first and last point of the segment.
GeoDataFrame containing objects to analyse
Schirmer PM and Axhausen KW (2015) A multiscale classiﬁcation of urban morphology. Journal of Transport and Land Use 9(1): 101–130. (adapted)
>>> buildings_df['orientation'] = momepy.Orientation(buildings_df).series 100%|██████████| 144/144 [00:00<00:00, 630.54it/s] >>> buildings_df['orientation'] 41.05146788287027
Series containing resulting values
Initialize self. See help(type(self)) for accurate signature.