# MI_MinY

## Description

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

## Syntax

MI_MinY ( geometry )

## Arguments

`geometry` is an expression which returns a geometry.

## Example

Returns the minimum y value of the MBR of the specified country geometry.

`select MI_MinY([Geometry_Column]) as MI_MinY from countries where country='Canada'`

## Remarks

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