turf polygon tangents module

Usage no npm install needed!

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  import turfPolygonTangents from 'https://cdn.skypack.dev/@turf/polygon-tangents';




Finds the tangents of a (Multi)Polygon from a Point.



var polygon = turf.polygon([[[11, 0], [22, 4], [31, 0], [31, 11], [21, 15], [11, 11], [11, 0]]]);
var point = turf.point([61, 5]);

var tangents = turf.polygonTangents(point, polygon)

var addToMap = [tangents, point, polygon];

Returns FeatureCollection<Point> Feature Collection containing the two tangent points

This module is part of the Turfjs project, an open source module collection dedicated to geographic algorithms. It is maintained in the Turfjs/turf repository, where you can create PRs and issues.


Install this module individually:

$ npm install @turf/polygon-tangents

Or install the Turf module that includes it as a function:

$ npm install @turf/turf