Measure distance and areas


Distance

  1. Open the Measurement Tools menu in the sidebar.
  2. Select the measure distance button.
  3. Click or tap once on the map, at the point where you want to start measuring.
  4. Click or tap at the next point of your line.
  5. Continue adding points until you reach your last point.
  6. Double click or double tap to end your line.
  7. Your distance is displayed in the map window and in the measurement tools menu.

Measurement tool menu displaying distance measured

Area

  1. Open the Measurement Tools menu in the sidebar.
  2. Select the measure area button.
  3. Click or tap once on the map to place the first point of the area you wish to measure.
  4. Now move round the area, clicking or tapping to create each point.
  5. Double click or tap at the last point.
  6. The total area will be displayed in the map window and in the Measurement Tools menu.

Measurement tool menu displaying distance measured