shapely.intersects#
- intersects(a, b, **kwargs)#
Returns True if A and B share any portion of space.
Intersects implies that overlaps, touches and within are True.
- Parameters:
- a, bGeometry or array_like
- **kwargs
See NumPy ufunc docs for other keyword arguments.
See also
disjoint
intersects(A, B) == ~disjoint(A, B)
prepare
improve performance by preparing
a
(the first argument)intersects_xy
variant for checking against a Point with x, y coordinates
Examples
>>> from shapely import LineString, Point >>> line = LineString([(0, 0), (1, 1)]) >>> intersects(line, Point(0, 0)) True >>> intersects(line, Point(0, 1)) False >>> intersects(line, LineString([(0, 2), (2, 0)])) True >>> intersects(None, None) False