How to get latitude longitude from mysql in laravel 5?
Whenever you need to get nearest posts from lat and long and if you are working on laravel query builder. then you can get distance easily using DB::raw(), so you can learn from following example how to get nearest value from mysql laravel.
$lat = 1;
$lon = 1;
,DB::raw("6371 * acos(cos(radians(" . $lat . "))
* cos(radians(posts.lon) - radians(" . $lon . "))
+ sin(radians(" .$lat. "))
* sin(radians(posts.lat))) AS distance"))