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Calculates the distance between a number of input vector lines and the elevation values of a reference DEM raster, and outputs a new DEM raster per input line.

The data contained in the resulting DEM consists of the 3D distance between the line being considered and the corresponding point on the reference DEM.

Input Ports

Output Ports


Usage Notes

This transformer supports raster band and palette selection. The RasterSelector can be used to modify selection.

Editing Transformer Parameters

Using a set of menu options, transformer parameters can be assigned by referencing other elements in the workspace. More advanced functions, such as an advanced editor and an arithmetic editor, are also available in some transformers. To access a menu of these options, click beside the applicable parameter. For more information, see Transformer Parameter Menu Options.

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FME Licensing Level

FME Professional edition and above


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Tags Keywords: raster band palette vector distance DEM