FindClosestReferenceOfTypeFromRef - Game

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Finds the closest reference of the given type from the location of the target reference and within the given radius.


ObjectReference Function FindClosestReferenceOfTypeFromRef(Form arBaseObject, ObjectReference arCenter, float afRadius) global


  • arBaseObject: The type of base object to look for
  • arCenter: Reference to use as a center to search from
  • afRadius: Maximum distance from center to look for a reference

Return Value

The closest reference found, none if none.


; Find the closest diamond reference to the player, limiting the search to 5 units
ObjectReference closestDiamond = Game.FindClosestReferenceOfTypeFromRef(Diamond, Game.GetPlayer(), 5.0)


  • if arBaseObject is the same type as arCenter, this function will return arCenter instead. In other words arCenter is not excluded from the the search.

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