How-to guides

Draw a polygon / boundary and download

It is possible in Earth Map to draw your own polygons / boundaries and use them to run statistic analyses.

2. Click on the + button.

3. Click on 'Draw new boundary'.

4. After you select 'Draw new boundary', you will be able to click on the map and draw a shape (polygon). The shape must end on the same coordinates as the first point forming a vertex.

4. Once you are done drawing the shape you will be asked to select a name for that shape. Type your preferred name and click OK. The shape is saved on your account and will be available when you select the same Area of Interest.

5. If you want to download the polygon in kml you can access the section 'Manage personal boundaries' and rename, delete or download the drawned polygon in kml format.