Map Area Measurement App

Version 1.1 (1.33 MB) by Jan Studnicka
Select points of geographical polygon from map to measure its area and perimeter.
Updated 16 Mar 2022

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Select at least three points from map and click on "Measure" button to create closed geographical polygon from selected points and measure its area and perimeter. You can interact with table to change latitude and longitude of selected points or delete selected points. You can change basemap with map symbol in axes toolbar.
New: Set map limits using # button in axes toolbar.

Cite As

Jan Studnicka (2024). Map Area Measurement App (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2022a
Compatible with R2022a and later releases
Platform Compatibility
Windows macOS Linux
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Inspired by: Polygon Drawing App

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Version Published Release Notes

Use # button in axes toolbar to set map limits inside dialog box.