# MI_MinX

## Description

Returns the minimum x value of the MBR of a geometry.

## Syntax

MI_MinX ( geometry )

## Arguments

`geometry` is an expression which returns a geometry.

## Example

Returns the minimum x value of the MBR of the specified country geometries.

`select MI_MinX([Geometry_Column]) as MI_MinX from countries where country in ('Canada','Cuba')`

## Remarks

The value returned is a double and represents a value in terms of the coordinate system of the input `geometry`.