Dates, Times and Spatial Types in Cypher

Dates, Times and Spatial Types in Cypher | Cypher

In this course, we cover the how the native temporal types and how to use the duration between them. Then, we’ll take a look at how we can use spatial data within a Cypher statement.

What you will learn

  • The Cypher Type System

  • How the native temporal types work - date, time, localtime, datetime and localdatetime.

  • Working with the duration

  • The spatial point data type

  • How to calculate distances between points

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