ee.Number.toInt64

Casts the input value to a signed 64-bit integer.

UsageReturns
Number.toInt64()Number
ArgumentTypeDetails
this: inputNumber

The input value.

Examples

Code Editor (JavaScript)

// Cast a number to signed 64-bit integer: [-9223372036854776000, 9223372036854776000].
var number = ee.Number(100);
print('Number:', number);

var int64Number = number.toInt64();
print('Number cast to int64:', int64Number);


/**
 * Casting numbers to int64 that are outside of its range and precision can
 * modify the resulting value, note the behavior of the following scenarios.
 */

// A floating point number cast to int64 loses decimal precision.
var float = ee.Number(1.7);
print('Floating point value:', float);

var floatToInt64 = float.toInt64();
print('Floating point value cast to int64:', floatToInt64);

// A number greater than int64 range max cast to int64 becomes int64 range max.
var INT64_MAX = 9223372036854776000;
var outOfRangeHi = ee.Number(INT64_MAX + 12345);
print('Greater than int64 max:', outOfRangeHi);

var outOfRangeHiToInt64 = outOfRangeHi.toInt64();
print('Greater than int64 max cast to int64 becomes int64 max:', outOfRangeHiToInt64);

// A number greater than int64 range min cast to int64 becomes int64 range min.
var INT64_MIN = -9223372036854776000;
var outOfRangeLo = ee.Number(INT64_MIN - 12345);
print('Less than int64 min:', outOfRangeLo);

var outOfRangeLoToInt64 = outOfRangeLo.toInt64();
print('Less than int64 min cast to int64 becomes int64 min:', outOfRangeLoToInt64);